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 Hello Year 2,

  This is the 15th week of lock down. We will set you another quiz this week to embed your learning. Remember to stay safe and do your  P.E challenge week 5.

Take care of yourself. We hope to be working with you soon.

 From the YEAR 2 TEAM.

The new quiz is on - Come on year 2 who is going to be number 1?

 

 

Check out the activity club trees and see what Mrs Snape has been up to.  Watch the video clip and make the easy task smiley

 

This weeks top home learners are...

 

William smiley  Check out the Maths star for your pic.

 

Keep up the good work yes We are very proud of you smiley

 

Share your work with us

We hope that you have been busy with your school work as well as spending quality 

time with your family and keeping safe.  If you wish to share your work please send it to the school email address: admin@northwood.bexley.sch.uk.  All the adults in Year 2 are looking forward to seeing your wonderful work.

 

Please just email a quick hello to let me know you are checking in with the Yr2 page on the website.  It would be nice to hear from you.

Congratulations William and Zayan.     You are our top quiz winners smiley    

Well done! 

Scroll down for the next quiz 

 

July Birthdays

Richie

Dalila

 

**** We hope you all have a fantastic birthday ****

 

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Who can be in the top 5 to answer the following questions?

This week the questions are all about Christmas in Holland.  Lets see how good your memories are... 

 

  1.  What date is Christmas in Holland?

 

  2.  What do people use instead of stockings? And where do they put them?

 

  3.  How does Santa arrive in Holland and how does he travel through the town?

 

Bonus question : How does Black Peter help Santa? Explain your answer.

  

Email your answers to: admin@northwood.bexley.sch.uk

 

The Top 5 are ...

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 WELCOME TO THE SUMMER TERM

 We hope you had a fantastic Easter Holiday with your family. Now it is time for some cool school work. 

 

READING

 We recommend reading anything and everything at home. A useful additional resource is

 Oxford Owl which you can register for free:

 

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/

 

CLICK - Oxford Owl for home

THEN - Free e-books for ages 3-11

TRY to read a least a book a day.

 

Remember to:

  1. Understand the book.
  2. Learn new words that you can use from your book.

 

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   KEEPING FIT AND HEALTHY

   Don't forget to exercise.

   Keep fit.

   Drink lots of water.

   Eat health.y foods.

   If you are out in the sun remember to apply some sun cream.

   keep safe at all times.

  Take care.

 

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Zumba Kids (easy dance) - I like to move it

You can support me : https://www.patreon.com/user?u=18764540 This is my first ever Zumba kids group in Gargždai city and they are dancing only one month! So ...

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 Hello Year 2's

 Hope you are enjoying the great sunshine and are keeping safe and busy. Today is Maunday Thursday, and your job is to find out what it means.  It is a tradition celebrated only in England.  I hope you all have a fantastic Easter ( don't eat too many

 Easter Eggs).  Keep healthy and safe.  Lots of love from the Year 2 adults!

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  Hello Year 2's

 Hope you are all keeping well and safe. We are missing you and hope that you are missing

 us. Here are some  things that you can do while you at home:

 

 1. Keep fit - you tube videos ( go noodle / zumba for children )

 2. Keep reading books and learning new words.

 3. Watch newsround

 4. Get information about the Easter story.

 

 5. Use your READING EGGS and MATHLETICS activities to keep up with your

learning.

 6. Spend quality time with your family and keep safe.

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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.

ART: Year 2 have been mixing primary colours to make secondary colours. We also set up a science experiment to find out what colours were made.

A VISIT FROM THE LONDON FIRE BRIGADE

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.

Group 2 looked in the computer suite.

Group 3 tried the hall.

Group 4 went into the playground.

Group 5 looked in the lower Key Stage 2 toilets.

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.

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.

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

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

Year 2's class charter.

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