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Astley School is now open to all year groups on alternate weeks.

From Monday 1st June we have been opening gradually in line with government guidance.

Please refer to the updates emailed to parents and included in the "Letters to Parents" section of the website for further details.

For those not yet in school, information is available in the "Home Learning" section on the website.

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Your brand new online classroom is available here! Try the new Bitesize daily lessons now! Oak Academy also offer a lesson schedule.

We recommend that pupils complete one piece of English and maths a day whilst children are unable to attend school.

Reading would be our absolute top priority for you - do aim to read at length everyday!

Year 2 children should ensure that they are confident with RWInc set 2 and set 3 sounds. 

Do read the latest copy of 'First News'- an excellent newspaper especially for primary school children.

Free audio books are available: AudibleDavid WalliamsVooks, Oxford Owl, Epic

Online lessons for Maths include: White Rose Maths, iseemaths

Online lessons for English include: Super Sentence StackingEnglish with Holly

Talk4Writing have produced helpful reading into writing workbooks for each year group: Year 2A, Year 2B.

Basic skills such as reading, spelling, handwriting and mental maths should also be practised in short bursts of ten to fifteen minutes.

The National Curriculum gives detailed advice about what is to be learnt at each age and stage.

Twinkl are offering free access to a range of resources. Please use the code UKTWINKLHELPS

You may find these online learning platforms helpful:

Spellingframe No user name or password required.

Literacy Shed Resources for reading comprehension.

Times Tables Rock Stars  Numbots Please use your TTRS user name and password.

Maths problem of the day - Yellow KS1, Blue KS2

Duolingo- which new language will you learn?

Bitesize

Top Marks Year Two

Purple Mash Please use the user name and password in your home learning pack.

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Little Inventors Challenge - a daily mini creative challenge activity

PE with Joe - live daily at 9am

Picture News Virtual Assembly - new every Friday

30 day Lego challenge

BBC School Radio BBC Teach

DIY Science 

Please remember to keep children safe online by monitoring the websites and apps they are using.

For more information: Thinkyouknow Internet Matters  Parent Info  LGfL  Net Aware

Alongside completing English and maths, we suggest you switch off the computer and take your learning in different directions.

For example: you could plan and cook with an adult, draw, sketch, or paint, learn a craft or a language, a musical instrument or take part in sports activities in the garden.

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