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Year 2

The spelling of the week is:-

                                                 were

                                                

                                                                     

The phonics we are learning this week is:-

                                                 split  o - e 

                                 

Here are some digraphs which say the sound 'e'. Can you write any words with them in.

                               ee    ea   ey

                                                

 


               Encourage your child to read these words on their own.

                                 Which words are spelt right and which words are

                                  spelt wrong?

                                              cheet               cheat

                                              theme              theem

                                              sweet               swete

                                                        

 

 

Write the words down at home and draw pictures to go with them. Draw a monster by the spellings which are wrong.  Bring them to school to stick on the learning wall.

 

Don't forget to practise your phonics at home. 

 

 

Note to parents

Why not check out the 'Parent Guide to Understanding Phonics' page to increase your own knowledge of phonemes, digraphs and trigraphs. Click Here.....

 

                           The writing for this week is:-


                         A re-tell of a traditional story.

        The book 'Rumpelstiltskin' is helping us with our writing this week.

                             We are thinking about using the connectives   'and  but  because  so'.

                             We are using a planner to help us remember some facts.

                              We are going to be using different words from the word 'said'.  

                              We are going to use different sentences:-

                                                                                         commands

                                                                                         questions

                                                                                         exclamations

                                                                                         statements.            

                              We are checking we have used capital letters and full stops.

 

Read the story of Rumpelstiltskin at home and find some of the different sentence types above.

Write them down and bring your writing into school to put on the learning wall. 

 

               

                           

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