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Welcome 2020 Spring Term

 

We have a very busy term ahead with lots of fun topics and learning to do. Master of Tables and Master of Spellings will also take place.

 

This term we will be learning about materials and carry out scientific experiments.In art, we will be mixing paint and looking at secondary colours.  In DT, our topic is measuring and joining textiles.

In geography, we will be studying physical geography in the local area.

 

 

This term's RE will be the faith of Hinduism. . In PE, we will be learning about Fitness.

 

In maths, we will be continuing our learning about place value, number, subtraction and addition. We will also be focusing on division, multiplication and reading scales.

 

In English, we will be studying poems, recounts and character sketches.

 

Home Learning will be set on a weekly basis to include Spellings, Mathletics and Reading Eggs.  Reading Journals will be monitored to ensure every child is reading on a regular basis.

 

Mrs Kassie and Mrs Snape

   

 

 

    AUTUMN SECOND HALF TERM

 This term we be studying the following topics.

 

 

The history of London before the GREAT FIRE in 1666.

 Materials and their properties

DT- Mechanism 

ART- Wassily Kandansky

 Music = Performance in Christmas production

 CHristianity

 

   MATHS

  ADDITION

  Adding 3 one digit numbers

  Adding 2 digit numbers to one digit number.

  Adding 2 digit numbers to 2 digit numbers.

  Solving word problems.

   Tally charts

 

   English Writing

  Letters

  Recounts

  Stories

  Information text

 

 

 English Reading 

 Comprehension

 

 

 

 AUTUMN 2

  Welcome to the second half term. WE hope that you had a restful holiday.

 Year 2

 The Year 2 team - Mrs Kassie, Mrs Martin and Mrs Snape.

 

This year is important as we will be writing SATS in MAY.

These exams include -

 ENGLISH WRITING

 ENGLISH READING (comprehension)

 S.P.A.G ( spelling and grammar)

 Maths

  

The Year 2 team would like to thank you in advance for your help in supporting us and your child with their learning.

Autumn Term 1.

This term we will be learning about number and place value in Mathematics.  In English the focus is on writing about real events, reading comprehension and S.P.A.G.   In science the focus is on Animals including Humans.  In our topic work the focus is on Continents and Oceans, Diwali and Black History Month.

SCIENCE: Year 2 have been looking at everyday materials and their uses. The class was split into 5 groups and we looked in different places around the school to find certain materials. Group 1 searched the corridor outside our classroom.

SCIENCE: Year 2 have been looking at everyday materials and their uses.  The class was split into 5 groups and we looked in different places around the school to find certain materials.  Group 1 searched the corridor outside our classroom. 1
SCIENCE: Year 2 have been looking at everyday materials and their uses.  The class was split into 5 groups and we looked in different places around the school to find certain materials.  Group 1 searched the corridor outside our classroom. 2
SCIENCE: Year 2 have been looking at everyday materials and their uses.  The class was split into 5 groups and we looked in different places around the school to find certain materials.  Group 1 searched the corridor outside our classroom. 3
SCIENCE: Year 2 have been looking at everyday materials and their uses.  The class was split into 5 groups and we looked in different places around the school to find certain materials.  Group 1 searched the corridor outside our classroom. 4
SCIENCE: Year 2 have been looking at everyday materials and their uses.  The class was split into 5 groups and we looked in different places around the school to find certain materials.  Group 1 searched the corridor outside our classroom. 5
SCIENCE: Year 2 have been looking at everyday materials and their uses.  The class was split into 5 groups and we looked in different places around the school to find certain materials.  Group 1 searched the corridor outside our classroom. 6

Group 2 looked in the computer suite.

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Group 3 tried the hall.

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Group 4 went into the playground.

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Group 5 looked in the lower Key Stage 2 toilets.

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P.E. Dance. Year 2 were lucky enough to have a dance teacher visit us and teach us how to link in our topic work (Living things and their habitats) with dance.

TOPIC : We have been looking at Living Things and their Habitats. Year 2 drew some mind maps and worked together to think of living things from that area.

TOPIC : We have been looking at Living Things and their Habitats.  Year 2 drew some mind maps and worked together to think of living things from that area. 1
TOPIC : We have been looking at Living Things and their Habitats.  Year 2 drew some mind maps and worked together to think of living things from that area. 2
TOPIC : We have been looking at Living Things and their Habitats.  Year 2 drew some mind maps and worked together to think of living things from that area. 3
TOPIC : We have been looking at Living Things and their Habitats.  Year 2 drew some mind maps and worked together to think of living things from that area. 4

Living things and their habitats. (science) 19.09.2019. This week Year 2 have been looking around the school grounds for things that are living, were once alive and have never been alive. This is what we found...

Geography : We have been learning to use an atlas to find the 7 continents and 5 oceans of the world.

Geography : We have been learning to use an atlas to find the 7 continents and 5 oceans of the world. 1
Geography : We have been learning to use an atlas to find the 7 continents and 5 oceans of the world. 2

Some children extended their learning and brought these to school from home.

Some children extended their learning and brought these to school from home. 1
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MATHS : Year 2 have been finding different ways to partition a 2 digit number into tens and ones. Today we used different equipment to show this.

First day in Year 2, working hard. 5/9/2019

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Year 2's class charter.

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Year 2 enjoy exploring books in our fantastic new book corner.

Year 2 enjoy exploring books in our fantastic new book corner. 1