Welcome to Year 2
A very warm welcome from all of the Year 2 team.
Meet The Team
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Welcome back! We hope that you all had a refreshing Winter break. All of the children have returned to school rearing to go with out new topics, including our 'Oliver Jeffers' text themes and multiplication and division in Maths.
The children have been great at bringing coats, hats, gloves and scarves during the current colder weather. Please could we ask that you ensure that all items are named so that we can return them if they do go astray.
We look forward to working with all of the children and yourselves again this term.
Mr Hayward-Mitchell & Ms. Bamford
PE will be every Monday and Tuesday. The children will also be taking part in daily exercise both inside and outside. Please can you ensure that your child has a full PE kit in school all week. PE kit includes a plain white or white JC t-shirt, black shorts/joggers and trainers. Please send socks if your child is wearing tights. Children will need to have earrings removed for PE lessons.
Water is available to the children throughout the day in the classroom. Please provide them with a named water bottle. These will be sent home daily.
Your child has been issued with a Communication Dairy. We ask that all children read at least three times a week at home and have their diary signed by an adult at home. If you have any questions or queries, please use the diary and ask your child to let us know that there is a message for us.
Each half term, your child will be sent home with a 'Homework Grid' sheet. Our expectation is that the children complete the grey boxes weekly, and choose one other piece of homework each week as an optional piece of work. Children may bring in any completed homework at any point throughout the term.
This half terms Homework Grid is below:
Just a reminder that toys should not be brought into school.
The Year 2 classrooms are fully equipped with the stationery that the children will need. We encourage children not to bring anything to school that is valuable to them, as we cannot account for things going missing.
This half term, our topic is called 'How can we all be Great Authors?'
The children will be learning how to write a range of stories using different writing styles and techniques. Our lead author will be Oliver Jeffers.
English in Year 2
Year 2 English Reading,Writing and Spoken Language Objectives
Reading in Year 2
Maths in Year 2
Year 2 Maths Curriculum Objectives
Helpful Maths Topic Ideas
What can you do to help?
Here are a few ideas for activities that you and your child can do at home together. We'll keep adding
ideas as we come across them to. If you find something great which you and your child really enjoy, let us know!
Ideas for Maths activities at home
Science in Year 2
Year 2 Science Curriculum
End of KS1 Statutory Assessments (SAT's)
Phonics Play Verbs in Space Story Maker Online Maths Playground
Build a Bug BBC Science Clips Scratch Programming Topmarks Maths