Home Learning Letter Year 2

WB 25.1.21

Dear Parents/Carers,

This post is for work on  Thursday, 28th January­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­. When completing tasks, you can either do so electronically (via Microsoft PowerPoint or Word) or by recording work on separate sheets of paper or a notepad.

Please use the email year2@abbeyroadprimary.co.uk to contact the Year 2 Team at any time and we will get back to you by the next working day.



Today we are focusing on retrieval questions in our reading, finding the clues to answer the questions.

Click here for the narrated power-point.


In literacy today, we are continuing our work on George’s Marvellous Medicine. In this lesson we will be writing the instructions of how to make your own marvellous medicines with a focus on using imperative verbs (bossy words) and time conjunctions (which tell you when to do something)

Click here for the narrated power-point.


There is an assignment added each week to practise Monday’s spellings.


Today, we are using the knowledge we have developed about equal groups and repeated addition to begin using the multiplication symbol and associated language. Remember to keep using equipment to embed the knowledge.

To access the narrated power-point, click here.

If you are struggling to play the videos that feature in today’s power-point presentation, we have saved them separately here:

Clip 1 from slide 7

Click here for today’s worksheet.

Thursday answers

If you think your child needs a little more practise use this worksheet

Further reasoning tasks can be found here .


Don’t forget to practise your mental maths skills on a regular basis. Your log-in details are on the back of your reading diary.


Click here for todays power-point. Today you will be setting up your own arrangement of still life and drawing it. Remember to look for the geometric shapes and draw them first before adding detail by shading areas dark and light. Please send in your sketches, we would like to showcase your art on the website.

If you have any questions please email year2@abbeyroadprimary.co.uk

Kind regards,

The Year 2 Team