Lawefield Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 8ST

01924 291973

Lawefield Primary School

Achievement through learning

Year 2 page

Hello Year 2!

Our current topic Is Paddington but we have also been looking at habitats and different animals.  Here are the links to some amazing virtual tours of zoos around the world.  You can look around the zoos and there are live cameras in enclosures.  How exciting is that?

Panda cam:

San Diego Zoo cams:

Nation Aquarium virtual tour:

We have tasked the children with some work on Purple Mash – passwords were in the packs sent home.  There is a mixture of maths, SPAG, ICT work and games on there for you to access.

Here are the links to some test-base mental maths questions.  At the bottom of this document there are the methods we use which will help you support your child following the school’s policy and how they have already been taught.  Please do not teach them other methods as it will confuse them.  Use the numbers at the side to go through the questions.



Here are the links to a Reading paper.  If you have a printer, then you can print these out.  If not then children can write their answers on any scrap paper.  Please let the children read the text themselves, but help with explaining the meanings of words they are unsure of.

Reading comprehension 1

SPAG paper (spelling, grammar and punctuation)

There are daily exercise videos aimed at children posted by Joe Wicks on YouTube at 9am

If your child still does RWI phonics there are daily phonics lessons on YouTube.  They are getting uploaded at 9.30/10/10.30 but can be watched any time.

Here’s the link to some Maths games.  Some are too easy, but as you scroll down there are some games appropriate for Year 2.

Click here for a Peru topic web

Click here for addition and subtraction methods

 Click here to enter the PhonicsPlay website.

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Click here for Read Write Inc support for children during the school closure.

Joe Wicks ("The Body Coach") will be posting a PE video on YouTube - Monday to Friday at 9am.
Please click the link below to view the child and family workouts, starting from Monday.

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