St John's C of E Primary School

"Use your God-given gifts to serve others." 1 Peter 4: 10

Thursday 7th January 2021

Thursday  7th January 2021

Good morning year 2

Dear parents/carers, if you are having trouble with online learning, we have prepared learning packs, these can be collected at the school office. Please give office staff your child’s name and you will receive the correct pack. We prefer where possible that children use this page to further their learning. Thank you for all your support.

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2B - 10am

2F - 11am


SPECIAL NOTE! If you are having problems with using the quiz on Reading Planet. Here is the solution! 

At the top right hand corner of your screen, you will see 3 little dots.  Click on the dots and half way down the options you will see a zoom option. Reduce it to 75% and then your quiz should work.


Tasks for Today

Please upload your work to JIT5 /Teams or you can take a photo and email it to us at:

Mrs Bata




Click on the link to joining with the video: 5 Minute Move Featuring Betsy | The Body Coach TV - Bing video



Watch the video and complete the activity.

The Eagle Who Thought He Was A Chicken:



Today, we are learning how to spell homophones: to, two and too. These are tricky! Watch the video to help you!  

Task: Try both quizzes underneath the video. Good luck!



Log onto reading planet, read a book and do the quiz. Rising Stars - Login (

Click on the link if you need help logging on:



Recognising money and coins

Watch the video about recognising coins and notes and have a go at the activity:

Aut2.10.3 - Count money - notes and coins on Vimeo

TT Rockstars

Play TT Rockstars for 15 mins Times Tables Rock Stars: Play (




Learn more about an amazing piece of history here in Birmingham. Look at this power point about the history of Cadburys. Can you name some important people in the Cadbury family? What did the family do to try and help the community?

Choose your favourite Cadburys chocolate bar and describe why you love it! You may need to taste it again to help you with this task!


***Mrs Kirby's Phonics Group***

Some of you do phonics with Mrs Kirby at school. Mrs Kirby is making sure that you still get to practise your phonics at home too. If you are usually in Mrs Kirby's phonics group, then please have a go at these activities: 

Watch this video for the ay sound:

Then click this link and have a go at the activity:


From next week, your phonics activities will be posted on a Wednesday and Friday. 


Have a good day! 

Mrs Bata and Miss Forrest