Friday 1st May
Happy May Day Year 2 – have a good day
There are 2 subjects in topic today - geography and history
The weather influences what we wear, what we do and where we go. Sometimes the weather even influences how we feel!
Think and talk about these questions.
Watch this animation ‘The Sun and the Wind’.
Weather chart: Your task and your challenge
WALT – understand about the tradition of May Day
Watch the ppt and complete the quiz
Thursday 30th April
It doesn’t seem that long ago since 1st April and we were planting spaghetti trees! Now it is the last day of the month.
There are 2 subjects in Topic today - geography and music.
I hope there’s some sunshine today. If not, we’ll just have to make our own sunshine!
WALT – record the local weather using symbols
Your task is to complete your weather chart for Thursday.
That won’t take long so there is another quiz. How did you do with the Seasons Quiz yesterday?
You can do either or both of the weather quizzes just follow the links - you might need an adult to help
Weather types quiz:
Weather effects quiz:
If you would prefer to watch a video then this is for you. Look at what happens to different landscapes through the four seasons: Summer, Autumn, Winter, Spring.
This clip is from the BBC series Wonders of Nature.
WALT – listen and respond to music
We hope you enjoyed learning about the classical composer Antonio Vivaldi and listening to some of his music. Today, be inspired by that music to draw or write.
First watch and listen to:
The music of Vivaldi inspires Ben, Lottie, Mia, Ajay and Akshay to draw what they hear. Through Vivaldi they learn how music can inspire pictures and symbols
Then choose either:
Can you draw a typical Spring scene? Don’t forget to include blossoming flowers
2do: Spring writing
What happens during Spring?
You can listen to Vivaldi’s music again as you work
Wednesday 29th April
Today there are 2 subjects in Topic – Geography and Spring
It seemed to rain all day yesterday. The flowers, frogs, gardeners, trees, grass, farmers, birds and …… would have been happy!
I think the temperature is going to be a little higher today.
Today your task is to complete your weather chart for Wednesday. That won’t take long so there is another quiz. This time it’s a 2do on Purple Mash called Seasons Quiz.
The answers for the Local Area Quiz from yesterday
How well did you know your local area?
Look at the ppt ‘Inspired by Nature’.
You can see the fantastic work from last Wednesday on World Earth Day.
The ppt ‘Springtime week 2’ gives you some more inspiration for indoor and outdoor activities for this time of the year.
Remember to post your work! Have fun and enjoy.