St Mary's C of E Primary School

Faith in Everyone to Shine Brightly

College Road, Purton, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN5 4AR

01793 770239

admin@st-marys-purton.wilts.sch.uk

If you have any questions specifically relating to this work, we can be contacted using our special ‘class’ email addresses below. 

(Please note, these email addresses should only be used for matters relating to home-learning.

We will of course endeavour to reply as soon as possible, but do be aware teachers can only send emails from this account on weekdays between
08:30 – 17:00.

All other issues or queries should be emailed to
admin@st-marys-purton.wilts.sch.uk and they will be forwarded to the appropriate member of staff.

Miss Ballinger - Horizon Class:
horizon@st-marys-purton.wilts.sch.uk

Miss Bond - Enterprise Class:
enterprise@st-marys-purton.wilts.sch.uk

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Frankie Wheeler(less than a year ago)

Hello the ten frames the bottom one has 6 aliens the middle one has 4 aliens if you moved them togerher it would make 10 6 + 4 = 10 so only one frame would be empty. Good maths thinking Frankie. From Mrs Imeson

Dani Fliski(less than a year ago)

I went sledging down a big hill with mummy nanny and my brother Ethan. It was great fun.

Frankie Wheeler(less than a year ago)

Frankie thinks the pictures are 2 different wood logs painted black. Thank you for your super guess Frankie. I thought it was a carpet and I was really surprised it was a feather. Were you surprised? Mrs Imeson

William Hodges(less than a year ago)

I built a snowman and went out on our sledge that is very old because it used to belong to my Mummy!

Dani Fliski(less than a year ago)

I have found 12 ways using adding subtraction and multiplication

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Year 2's Home Learning Hub

VIRTUAL CLASSROOM

Welcome to the Year 2 home learning hub. Please find details of this weeks homework below and the overview for this week.
We look forward to seeing the work you complete and celebrating your achievements.

 

Can you spot yourself, or your work, in our Shining Brightly Slideshow?

Welcome Year 2!

Here you will find find the week's homework activities and learning activities for completing at home if you are isolating. Please only complete the daily activities if you are isolating at home, as we are covering the same learning in class.

Please upload any photographs of your work using SeeeSaw. 

Click the icon to return your work. 

(Please note our daily 9am and 1.40pm zoom sessions have now stopped.  If your child is isolating due to Covid19 we will arrange appropriate contact and support.) 

 

Our Worship Values this term are:

Friendship and Generosity

 

Click the image above to access the Oxford Owl Online Library. 

Login using your class username and password. 

 

Enterprise Class: 
usename: enterpriseclass           password: shinebrightly

Horizon Class:
 usename:
horizonclass           password: shinebrightly

Here you will be able to access two online libraries and additional spelling activities. 
There are also tips and resources to support learning at home.

Ninja Vocabulary

Can you include any of these words in your writing?

discomfort, delicately, opinion, accurate, lashing, sequence, halfway, downstairs, repeat, knead, wander, clothes, emerged, decide, plundered, magnificent, forbidden determined, peep, camouflage, pesky, genius, nemesis, corrupt, villain, powerless, suspicious, defeated, waggle, vertical, stash, critical, festive, secluded, tropical, reveal, smothered, attic, ocean, horizon, label, habitat, adventure, pollution, environment, problem, solution, biodegrade, cheerful and horrid, impatient, ingredients, explode, wrinkly, unpleasant, obnoxious, boast, enormous, secretive.

Here you will find our year two and one words too!

GoNoodle

www.gonoodle.com/goodenergy 

Get moving and keep fit with these great videos and activities for children of all ages.

Khan Academy

https://www.khanacademy.org

Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.

 

BBC Learning

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/

This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.

 

Futurelearn

https://www.futurelearn.com

Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).

 

Seneca

https://www.senecalearning.com

For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.

 

Openlearn

https://www.open.edu/openlearn/

Free taster courses aimed at those considering Open University but everyone can access it. Adult level, but some e.g. nature and environment courses could well be of interest to young people.

 

Blockly

https://blockly.games

Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.

 

Scratch

https://scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/

Creative computer programming

 

Ted Ed

https://ed.ted.com

All sorts of engaging educational videos

 

National Geographic Kids

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

 

Duolingo

https://www.duolingo.com

Learn languages for free. Web or app.

 

Mystery Science

https://mysteryscience.com

Free science lessons

 

The Kids Should See This

https://thekidshouldseethis.com

Wide range of cool educational videos

 

Crash Course

https://thecrashcourse.com

You Tube videos on many subjects

 

Crash Course Kids

https://m.youtube.com/user/crashcoursekids

As above for a younger audience

 

Crest Awards

https://www.crestawards.org

Science awards you can complete from home.

 

iDEA Awards

https://idea.org.uk

Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.

 

Paw Print Badges

https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk

Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

 

Tinkercad

https://www.tinkercad.com

All kinds of making.

 

Prodigy Maths

https://www.prodigygame.com

Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.

 

Cbeebies Radio

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio

Listening activities for the younger ones.

 

Nature Detectives

https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/

A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!

 

British Council

https://www.britishcouncil.org/school-resources/find

Resources for English language learning

 

Oxford Owl for Home

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

Lots of free resources for Primary age

 

Big History Project

https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home

Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

 

Geography Games

https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Geography gaming!

 

Blue Peter Badges

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/joinin/about-blue-peter-badges

If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.

 

The Artful Parent

https://www.facebook.com/artfulparent/

Good, free art activities 

 

Red Ted Art

https://www.redtedart.com

Easy arts and crafts for little ones

 

The Imagination Tree

https://theimaginationtree.com

Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

 

Toy Theater

https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games

 

DK Find Out

https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/?fbclid=IwAR2wJdpSJSeITf4do6aPhff8A3tAktnmpaxqZbkgudD49l71ep8-sjXmrac

Activities and quizzes

 

Twinkl

https://www.twinkl.co.uk

This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.