Menu
Home Page
WELCOME TO FORDBRIDGE PRIMARY SCHOOL - WE NOW HAVE A NUMBER OF PUPILS IN FROM FCP, NURSERY, RECEPTION, YEAR 1, YEAR 5 AND YEAR 6 PLUS KEY WORKER GROUPS FOR YEAR 2/3 AND YEAR 4. WE CAN ONLY NOW TAKE IN MORE PUPILS FROM KEY WORKERS (IF THERE IS ROOM IN A BUBBLE), IF YOU ARE NOW A KEY WORKER PLEASE E-MAIL US AT OFFICE@FORDBRIDGE.SOLIHULL.SCH.UK AND A MEMBER OF THE SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM WILL CONTACT YOU. PLEASE LOOK AT ALL THE DOCUMENTS UNDER PARENTS/WIDER OPENING OF SCHOOLS IF YOU ARE UNSURE ABOUT ANYTHING. PLEASE E-MAIL US AT OFFICE@FORDBRIDGE.SOLIHULL.SCH.UK IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR QUERIES AND WE WILL RESPOND TO YOU. THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT AT THIS DIFFICULT TIME.

Year 2

Welcome to Year 2

 

 

Our page will be updated with all the exciting things we have going on and any important messages. 

The staff in Year 2 are. 

Miss Trotman 

Teaching assistant Mrs Eldridge.

Mrs Dipple

Teaching assistant Miss Manning. 

Miss Bunting

Teaching assistant Miss Luckman. 

If you have any questions please don't hesitate to speak to us. We will be happy to help.

 

Message from Year 2 Staff - We miss you all!

Message from Year 2 Staff - We miss you all! 1

 

 

 

 

 

Home Learning

During your time at home please spend some time looking through the packs which you have received from school. 

Please look through our page for resources, links and lessons for you to keep learning at home. 

 

Please remember to follow us on twitter @fordbridge2013

 

 

 

 From now on, we will be uploading a learning grid each week with a range of tasks for you to participate in. 

We hope you enjoy them.

Make sure to continue to check all of the sections of our webpage for links, resources and information that can help you complete the tasks. 

smiley

Picture 1

Great Fordbridge Bake Off

Great Fordbridge Bake Off 1

Starting on Monday 20th April, BBC Bitesize started online lessons which we would like you to have a go at. Above is the timetable for Year 2. This timetable will change every week so please check our page for the updated version! Just click on the link below to access the lessons.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z7s22sg/year-2-lessons/1

You can also practise your cursive handwriting online using the following log in details:
Letterjoin
 - https://www.letterjoin.co.uk/log-in.html

Username: gt1020 

Password: home 

The Fordbridge Challenge

English

 

Useful Links
https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html

Year 2 Writing Task

Watch the clip below...

 

https://www.literacyshed.com/the-thinking-shed.htmlhttps://www.literacyshed.com/the-thinking-shed.html

 

 

Look for Dangle on the webpage

 

Task:

 

Write 3 paragraphs.

 

First paragraph – Reasons why the man SHOULD pull the rope.

Second paragraph – Reasons why the man SHOULD NOT pull the rope.

Third paragraph – Which option you think he should choose and why.

 

Challenge

Can you link your paragraphs  and sentences with phrases such as: Firstly I think, another point is, I also think

 

 

Don't forget to share your fantastic work on our twitter page @fordbridge2013 for us all to see!

Year 2 Reading Challenge - Choose a poster or a book mark and colour as you go!

Reading Links


https://www.oxfordreadingbuddy.com/uk

Join Mr Orchard each day reading Harry Potter!

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQPM6E-cDh4fbDwSIWGQI4Q

 

 

Spelling

Please find activities to support your child's home learning at the below link using the username as password provided.

 

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/please-log-in

Username: FCPSYear2

Password: school1

Three Times Table Song (Cover of Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars)

Mr. DeMaio and friends cover Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars in this fun multiplication video that can be used to help you memorize your three times table! Have fun learning the 3's while singing along to your favorite song! Music Composed by Mike DeMaio, Aaron Santoro, Mike Vadas, Corey Markowitz, and Karyn Sochacki.

3 Times Tables - Learn The Fun Way!

Number Gators (Greater Than, Less Than Symbols Song)

The Number Gators are hungry! This twangy, toe-tapping math song for kids helps explain the concept of the greater than and less than symbols when comparing numbers. To find more songs, games, and stories, check out Brainzy games: http://www.brainzy.com There was an alligator in the swamp, Who'd sneak up on numbers and start to chomp, Whenever two numbers sat on the ground, She'd face the bigger one, and gobble it down!

Intrepid Explorers

Intrepid Explorers 1

James Cook - The History of HMB Endeavour's 1770 Voyage

We find out more about Captain James Cook and his famous voyage aboard the Endeavour, during which he charted New Zealand at the Eastern coast of Australia. ...

Christopher Columbus | BBC Teach

This short animated film for primary pupils takes a look at Christopher Columbus' epic adventures to the Americas. It introduces the geographical skills of r...

 

P.E

Home Learning - P.E

 

Fantastic home learning

Fantastic home learning  1
Fantastic home learning  2
Fantastic home learning  3
Fantastic home learning  4
Fantastic home learning  5
Fantastic home learning  6
Fantastic home learning  7
Fantastic home learning  8

Geography

 

 

Home Learning - Geography - Seven Continents Song

A song to help kids learn the 7 continents in order from largest to smallest. Subscribe! ➜ https://www.youtube.com/c/hopscotchsongs?sub_confirmation=1 NEW RE...

Home Learning - Geography - Five Oceans Song

A song to help kids learn the 5 oceans in order from largest to smallest. Subscribe! ➜ https://www.youtube.com/c/hopscotchsongs?sub_confirmation=1 NEW REWARD...

Geography - Home learning

Exciting News! 

David Attenborough will be teaching lots of the Geography lessons on the BBC Bitesize website.

Make sure you check out the Year 2 timetable to find out when you will see him. 
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize



Below are some links you can visit to help with your geography learning:

 

KS1 BBC Bitesize Online resources and quizzes.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zcdqxnb

National Geographic- Information and games for children. 
https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/


Ordnance Survey- Online learning linked to geography topics and map work. There are games and quizzes to participate in.
https://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/mapzone/


Seterra- Free world geography, online quizzes. 
https://online.seterra.com/en/vgp/3007


3D Geography- Online learning and free downloadable worksheets linked to topics.
https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/geography-topic


World Geography Games- Games linked to continents. 
https://world-geography-games.com/

Science

 

 

Our science topic for this term is

Habitats through the years

What can you find out?

Don't forget to show us on twitter @fordbridge2013

https://families.jigsawpshe.com/stuck-at-home/  Password: home (all lower case)

Music - Home Learning

Useful Links

Please see your packs for some ideas on how to keep musical during your time at home.

 

https://solihullmusicservice.com/on-line-revision/ 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/primary-music-ks1--ks2-index/z6762sg

 

Online singing workshops where children can learn new songs.
Every Wednesday from 22nd April @ 2pm.

www.youtube.com/user/ArmonicoConsort

 

Out of the Ark

Out of the Ark are doing weekly songs with activities attached.
https://www.outoftheark.co.uk/ootam-at-home/

 

Chrome Music Lab

Chrome Music Lab is a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.
https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/

 

Fordbridge's Youtube Channel

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHOa8L8IcsgdNwOYT3Yn5Bg 

 

 

Ollie from 'Beat Goes On' teaching Body Percussion on CBeebies' 'Let's Go Club!'

Computing

 

Pix Programming Challenge

Pix are offering a free competition based around programming, which is open to all children from 6-11. It uses block-based programming, which is what we teach across all year groups and there are computer equipment prizes on offer! You complete this challenge through a program, which only works on a laptop or device running Windows, although there is a version available for iOS. Click here for more information.

 

  • Step 1 - Download and install the app, which works on all versions of Windows https://pixblocks.com/en/download-windows/
  • Step 2 - Register and sign up, which is really easy and there is a video here that talks you through it on here.
  • Step 3 - Enter the school PIN 791DBD to join our school group.
  • Step 4 - Complete the challenges whenever you like, before the deadline which is June 7th.

Art and DT

            

Homework

 

 

 

DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME PLEASE SPEND YOUR TIME COMPLETING WORK FROM THE PACK SENT HOME

CHILDREN CAN EARN DIFFERENT AMOUNTS OF DOJOS FOR WORK COMPLETED.

WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING ALL YOUR HOME LEARNING WHEN CHILDREN RETURN TO SCHOOL.

IMPORTANT DATES FOR YOUR DIARY.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water Bottles - 

 

 

PLEASE ENSURE YOUR CHILD HAS A SUITABLE WATER BOTTLE CONTAINING WATER IN SCHOOL EVERY DAY.

CHILDREN WILL BE ABLE TO REFILL THEIR BOTTLES FROM OUR WATER FOUNTAINS AROUND SCHOOL.

Dojo's -

 

 

CHILDREN WILL EARN A DOJO EVERY TIME THEY READ.

 

WHEN YOUR CHILD HAS READ 25 BOOKS THEY WILL RECEIVE A BRONZE CERTIFICATE.

 

WHEN YOUR CHILD HAS READ 50 BOOKS THEY WILL RECEIVE A SILVER .CERTIFICATE.

 

WHEN YOUR CHILD HAS READ 100 BOOKS THEY WILL RECEIVE A GOLD CERTIFICATE.

 

AND AT 125 BOOKS YOUR CHILD WILL RECEIVE A DIAMOND CERTIFICATE 

PLUS A GIFT FROM SCHOOL.

 

HAPPY READING!

Top