English - Class II Resources

The following list of online resources are provided as a sample of curated resources. New resources shall be added as we come across interesting and relevant online materials.

1. What is Segmenting and Blending?

Description: Revision of sounds and introduction on blending, segmenting, short vowels, long vowels, consonants, digraphs.

Core Concepts: Phonemic awareness – blending and segmenting.

Link: Video on phonemic awareness

2. Phonemic Awareness (Class 2)

Description: Introduction on blending and segmenting, short vowels, long vowels, consonants, digraphs.

Core Concepts: Introduction on blending and segmenting short vowels, long vowels, consonants, and digraphs (for the whole year but choose only those segments according to the objectives).

Link: Video on phonemic awareness

3. Regular Verbs in Past Simple Tense

Description: Simple past tense and word order practice lesson.

Core Concepts: Use correct tenses when speaking and writing.

Link: Video on regular verbs

4. School Conversation, School Dialogue

Description: Dialogue with teacher and friends inside the classroom, during recess (attitudes while speaking, showing respect when speaking...).

Core Concepts: Blending to form words with /oy/ and /oi/ sound.

Link: Videos on school conversation

5. Digraph /oy, oi/ Sound

Description: Reading ‘oy’ and ‘oi’ sounds.

Core Concepts: Listening and speaking.

Link: Video on phonics by turtle diary

6. Reading Comprehension/ Grade 2

Description: Demonstrates use of Wh words in questions.

Core Concepts: Question words: What, where, when, who, why.

Link: Video on reading practice

7. Rhyming Words

Description: Video demonstrates what rhyming word is and some pairs of rhyming words.

Core Concepts: Use rhyming words in their speaking and writing.

LinkVideo on rhyming words

8. Set 2 | Reading Fluency | Simple Sentences | Kindergarten | First Grade

Description: Can use sentences in the video for reading and comprehension.

Core Concepts: Reading and comprehension.

Link: Video on using simple sentences

9. Letter Formation – Upper Case

Description: Videos demonstrate how to write all the upper-case letters.

Core Concepts:  Uppercase letters.

Link: Video on letter formation

10. Letter Formation – Lower Case

Description: Videos demonstrate how to write all the lowercase letters.

Core Concepts:  Lowercase letters.

Link: Video on letter formation

11. I can Write Good Sentences: What do You Need to Write a Complete Sentence?

Description: Introduction to tenses (teachers reference).

Core Concepts: Use tenses correctly.

Links:

12. Understanding the Different Text Types

Description: Introduces to types of text (teachers reference).

Core Concepts: Texts types.

Link: Video on different text types

13. The Story of Jack and the Beanstalk

Description: Co-creating texts (Jack and the beanstalk).

Core Concepts: Creating texts.

Link: Video on Jack and the beanstalk

14. The Five W’s Song

Description: Teacher reference on wh questions. The song demonstrates the usage of question words.

Core Concepts: Questions words; what, where, why, when, who.

Link: Song on five W's

15. 2 Mins Short Gratitude Story for Kids

Description: Short video on gratitude.

Core Concepts: Behavior: Gratitude.

Link: Video on gratitude

16. What is Segmenting and Blending?

Description: Revision of sounds and introduction on blending, segmenting, short vowels, long vowels, consonants, digraphs.

Core Concepts: Phonemic awareness - blending and segmenting.

Link: Video on blending and segmenting