St. Mary and St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Primary School

Home Learning Platform

Good morning Year 2!

On our timetable we have English, Maths and World Book Day activities. I will feedback on your Maths work today.

We will have our class call at 2.45pm. I hope that you can all join us. Please bring your favourite book along with you today. Think about why this is your favourite book think about some of the fun things that happen in this book. This can be a story book or a non-fiction book.


Please keep reading. Try to read a little bit every day. Remember you can login into Oxford Owl using the username and passwords y2smst. Once you’ve logged in, I would recommend that you click on the level at the right hand side. Move it down to the Book Band level Purple. Then today I’d recommend that you read the book ‘The Ogre’s Dinner’.

Please don’t worry if you’re reading something else at home – keep reading that!


Today in English I would like you to think about your favourite book! This may be a fiction book or a non fiction book. You are going to write a book review and tell us you think this book is worth reading. Please bring this book with you to our Google Meet at 2.45pm. Then, I’d like you to design your own book cover for your favourite book.



Then I’d like you to go on a book scavenger hunt. Can you find books that have  …

World Book Day Scavenger Hunt Checklist-


In maths today we will be continuing our work with data handling, but today we will look at a new way of presenting data. You will look at block diagrams.

Block-diagrams Task

World Book Day Activities

As a school we are all taking part in the same World Book Day activities. This is linked to ‘Humpty Dumpty’. Have a look at After the Fall by Dan Santat. Use the link below to listen to then story.

Below you will find activities linked to the book which you can complete. Choose at least two of the activities and send us some pictures of your World Book Day adventures.

Here are some additional activities you may like to have a go at ….

World Book Day Character Selfies Activity Sheet

World Book Day Top 5s Activity



Today we will listen to the next chapter of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Have a great World Book Day!

Mrs Gourley 🙂