Year 2 Maths and English Booster Sessions 

Watling Tutors will be running Year 2 booster sessions this summer. This is for students who are moving into Year 3 in September 2021.

Sessions will include a mix of Maths and English topics, focused on cementing pupils’ understanding of the Year 2 curriculum and boosting their confidence for the new school year.

We are aiming to offer the following sessions:

Week 1Tuesday 27th July
9.30am – 11am
Mental maths strategies
Understanding and using a range of mental maths strategies 
Understanding the text and looking at unfamiliar words. Answering a range of questions, e.g. retrieval, inference 
Week 2Tuesday 3rd August
9.30am – 11am
Addition and subtraction
Understanding column addition and subtraction and use these to solve word problems
Setting description
Using effective vocabulary (adjectives, adverbs, similes) and sentence openers to create a well written setting. 
Week 3Tuesday 10th August
9.30am – 11am
Multiplication and division
Understanding the 2 ,5 and 10 times table including division and use these to solve word problems. (will be extended to other times tables depending on ability)
Super sentences
Extending simple and short sentences to more interesting ones by using conjunctions. 
Week 4Tuesday 17th August
9.30am – 11am
Looking at halves, quarters and other parts, and finding a fraction of an amount
Character descriptions
Using effective vocabulary (adjectives, adverbs, similes) to create a well written character description.
Week 5Tuesday 24th August
9.30am – 11am
Finding totals and giving change
Story writing
Writing the continuation of a story with a focus on vocabulary, conjunctions, sentence openers and punctuation.
In addition to the items above, we will also be covering mental maths and spelling, punctuation and grammar in each session.

At the moment, we are only working on a maximum capacity of 8 students owing to our commitment to being Covid secure. This is subject to change, depending on government guidance, but we recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.

Each 90 minute session costs £45 – or you can book all 5 sessions for £200.

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