This week we will be following the BBC Bitesize daily lessons on www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-and-p3-lessons/1
Today's focus is understanding how to use conjunctions in sentences
There are 3 activities, you can choose to do as much or as little as you would like.
Start by watching the video about conjunctions. Can you remember the conjunctions we have learnt about in school?
Activity 1: Finding the conjunctions
Take a look at the sentence below and mark whether a coordinating conjunction is used. Use a tick if the sentence contains one and a cross if it doesn't. The first two have been done for you.
Activity 2: Highlight the conjunctions
Try the interactive activity and see if you can highlight all the conjunctions.
Activity 3: Let's write some instructions
Do you remember the story about Nelly the monster sitter in yesterday's lesson?
You can watch the video again if needed, then have a go at the activity below.
Imagine you are teaching someone how to be a Monster Sitter. Write a list of equipment a Monster Sitter will need and then write some instructions outlining what they must do.
You'll need to:
Today's focus is revisiting how to use an array to see the commutativity of multiplication facts ( for example 3 x 5 is the same as 5 x 3) and it is from BBC Bitesize on www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrf8jhv
Start by watching the video on repeated addition and multiplication: describing arrays, and look at all the different examples of arrays on the website.
Can you draw an array to show 3 x 4?
Which other multiplication fact does it show?
Does it help you calculate 4 x 3?
An array is a rectangular diagram to show a multiplication fact. It always has rows and columns and shows that multiplication is commutative.
Activity 2:Make an array activity
Try the interactive activity to see if you can answer the question by making your own array.
Activity 3:Worksheet:using arrays
Try answering the questions on the worksheet all about arrays.
Wider curriculum (Geography)
Today's lesson is from BBC Bitesize and you will learn all about Australia including the Northern Territory, the Great Barrier Reef and the wider continent of Oceania.
Start by watching the different videos all about Australia by watching the videos and reading the key information. Once you have learnt all about Australia have a go at these activities.
Activity 1: Do you remember what we saw in the Northern Territory?
On the interactive game, drag the things that Freya and Sara saw in Australia onto the picture in the game.
Activity 2: Living on opposite sides of the world?
Watch the short film in activity 2 to find out what life is like for two children living on opposite sides of the world.
After watching the film have a go at answering the following questions:
Write a list of the different geographical features in Townsville in Australia and Mossley in Greater Manchester. Do you see hills, rocks, beach, sea?
How is the environment similar or different where you live?
Activity 3: Play Pirate Bunnies: World Adventure
Are you ready for an adventure? Try this interactive game on the Bitesize website.
Hop on Captain Carrot’s ship and explore the UK and the rest of the world with the Pirate Bunnies!
You can earn treasure by completing quests.