Year 2 Reading Challenge Autumn 1 2021

This half term we are learning about the Seaside.

Read the texts below and complete at least one of the challenges.

If your answers impress your teachers, you might win a prize in the challenge assembly at the end of half term!

Bronze

When did seaside holidays first start?

Where was the first British seaside holiday?

When did seasides become more popular?

Why did they have bathing machines?

Silver

Complete a challenge in your reading diary about this piece of writing. Please only use pencil. You may colour any drawings in crayon.

Gold

Seasides were better in the Victorian days. Do you agree? Explain why.

Platinum

Use a dictionary to find the meaning of some of these words: palace, popular, invention, cuisine, significantly, promenade

14 thoughts on “Year 2 Reading Challenge Autumn 1 2021

  1. 1) Seaside holiday first started in Britain during the 1700s.

    2) The first seaside holiday was in Scarborough.

    3) the Seaside become more popular in 1840s.

    4) Because in Victoria time time, people did not like to show their bodies.

    Gold:

    Seaside is better now because rich and poor people can go to the beach. The beach is for everyone.

    Plantinum:
    Palace: A large house that official for a King or Queen.

    Popular: liked or admired by many people or by most people.

    Invention; something that has never been made before.

    Cuisine: is maner of preparing food.

    Promenade: A stroll or walk in a public place, as for pleasure or display
    Significantly: Large or important enough to have an effect on something or to be notice.

  2. 1) Seaside holiday first started in Britain during the 1700s.

    2) The first seaside holiday was in Scarborough.

    3) the Seaside become more popular in 1840s.

    4) Because in Victoria time time, people did not like to show their bodies.

    Gold:

    Seaside is better now because rich and poor people can go to the beach. The beach is for everyone.

    Plantinum:
    Palace: A large house that official for a King or Queen.

    Popular: liked or admired by many people or by most people.

    Invention; something that has never been made before.

    Cuisine: is maner of preparing food.

    Promenade: A stroll or walk in a public place, as for pleasure or display
    Significantly: Large or important enough to have an effect on something or to be notice.

  3. Bronze

    **When did seaside holidays first start?
    The seaside holiday started in 1700.
    **Where was the first British seaside holiday?
    it was in Scarborough
    **When did seasides become more popular?
    in 1840 and only rich people could go.
    **Why did they have bathing machines?
    because did not want to show their bodies.

    Gold
    Seasides were better in the Victorian days. Do you agree? Explain why.
    Seasides are better now because everyone can to the beach and they do not have to be rich.

  4. Bronze
    1. The first seaside holidays started in the 1700’s.
    2. The first seaside holiday was in Scarborough.
    3. Seaside holidays become more popular after the invention of the railways in 1840’s.
    4. They had bathing machines because people didn’t like to show their bodies.

    Gold
    I don’t think that holidays were better in the victorian times because they were only for rich people and not for people who didn’t have a lot of money and I think this is really unfair.

  5. Bronze

    When did seaside holidays first start?
    The first seaside holidays was in Britain during the 1700s.
    Where was the first British seaside holiday?
    the first seaside holiday was in Scarborough.
    When did seasides become more popular?
    they were more popular in the 1840s.
    Why did they have bathing machines?
    Victorian people did not like to show their bodies, so little huts called bathing machines were available.

    Silver
    I can’t find the challenge in my book about this writing.

    Gold

    Seasides were better in the Victorian days. Do you agree? Explain why.

    I don’t agree because they were so expensive for the poor people. So it is better now because the poor people are more rich and every one can
    go.

    Platinum
    Use a dictionary to find the meaning of some of these words:

    Palace
    A building or a area of land.

    popular,
    if something is popular a lot of people like it.

    Invention,
    Inventing means making something.
    cuisine,

    significantly,
    is another word for a lot.

    Promenade
    a place for strolling. 2 : a leisurely walk or ride especially in a public place for pleasure or display. 3a : a ceremonious opening of a formal ball consisting of a grand march of all the guests.

  6. Bronze

    When did seaside holidays first start?
    The seaside holidays first started in 1700’s
    Where was the first British seaside holiday?
    The first seaside holiday was in Scarborough
    When did seasides become more popular?
    The seaside holidays became more popular in the 1840’s.
    Why did they have bathing machines?
    They had bathing machines because they hated showing their bodies.
    Silver

    Complete a challenge in your reading diary about this piece of writing. Please only use pencil. You may colour any drawings in crayon.
    I have completed this.
    Gold

    Seasides were better in the Victorian days. Do you agree? Explain why.
    No, the seaside was not better because only rich people could go👸🏻.
    Platinum

    Use a dictionary to find the meaning of some of these words:
    palace – It is a big house where important people live.
    popular – You are known be lots of people like Albert Eisenstein.
    invention – It is something someone makes.
    cuisine – It is a way of cooking.
    significantly – It is someone who is important.
    promenade – It is a paved path🤴🏻👸🏻.

  7. 1. Seaside holidays first started in the 1700s

    2. The first british seaside was in scarborough

    3. Seasides became popular after the inventions of the railway in the 1840s.

    4. Bathing machines were little huts for victorian people who didnt like to show their bodies.

  8. Bronze
    1)The seaside holidays started in Britain in the 1700.
    2). The first British seaside holiday was in Scarborough.
    3) Seasides became more popular in the 1840s.
    4) Bathing machines were invented because Victorian people did not like to show their bodies.

    Silver
    Completed challenge 3 in diary.

    Gold
    1) I disagree because poor people were not allowed to go however only rich people could go to the seaside.

    Platinum
    1)palace
    A large splendid house or place of entertainment.
    2)poular
    Something liked or loved by many people.
    3)invention
    A device or building made by someone.
    4)cuisine
    A popular style of cooking.
    5)significantly
    A way of grabbing people’s attention attention.
    6)promenade
    A walk, ride, or drive to a public place.

    Rexford. A

  9. Bronze
    When did seaside holidays first start?
    Seaside holidays first started during the 1700s.

    Where was the first British seaside holiday?
    It was in Britain.

    When did seasides become more popular?
    In the 1840s.

    Why did they have bathing machines?
    Because Victorian people did not like to show their bodies, so they had washing machines.

  10. Bronze
    1.Seaside holiday
    2. The first British seaside was in Scarborough and the first person that went to the seaside was George IV on 1815.
    3.The seaside was popular in 1840s but only rich people went there.
    4.Because they did not like to show there bodies.

  11. Gold

    I think seasides were better in the old times because it was cheaper and you went to stay there for longer. There was also less people then so less crowded on the beach.

  12. Bronze

    When did seaside holidays first start?
    The first seaside holidays started in Britain during the 1700’s.

    Where was the first British seaside holiday?
    The first British seaside holiday was in Scarborough.

    Gold

    i think Seasides were better in the victorian times because
    When did seasides become more popular?
    Seasides became more popular in the 1840s after the railways were invented.

    Why did they have bathing machines?
    The victorian people used bathing machines to change their clothes because they did not like to show their bodies.

  13. Bronze

    When did seaside holidays first start?

    Where was the first British seaside holiday?

    When did seasides become more popular?

    Why did they have bathing machines?

    Silver

    Complete a challenge in your reading diary about this piece of writing. Please only use pencil. You may colour any drawings in crayon.

    Gold

    Seasides were better in the Victorian days. Do you agree? Explain why.

    Platinum

    Use a dictionary to find the meaning of some of these words: palace, popular, invention, cuisine, significantly, promenade

  14. Bronze
    When did seaside holidays first start?
    The seaside start first in Britain 1700s.
    Where was the first British seaside holiday?
    The first British seaside were Scarborough.
    When did seasides become more popular?
    The beach become more popular with lots of not rich people in 1840.
    Why did they have bathing machines?
    They have the bathing machines because victorian people didn’t want to show their buddies.
    Silver
    I will complete my challenge in my diary.
    Gold

    Seasides were better in the Victorian days. Do you agree? Explain why.
    No I do not agree because In
    the Victorian day’s were allowed rich people Only rich people.
    Plantinum
    Palace,A large and impressive building.
    Popular,Liked or admired by many people.
    Invention, The action of Inveting something.
    Cuisine,A style or method of cooking.
    Significantly,Sufficiently great or important to be worthy of attention.
    Promenade,A paved public walkway.

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