Year 2

Spring (1) 2019
 
Uniform
Just a reminder to label coats, hats, scarves, gloves and any other school uniform. Thank you for your support .   
 
P.E.
P.E. will be on a Tuesday with Mr McGovern. The children will get changed into black shorts, black pumps and white t-shirt. Please can names be put P,E. kits to make it easier for the children to make sure they have their kit back in their bag. Thank you.
 
Homework
Homework will be sent on a Monday/ Tuesday if an INSET day and returned the following Monday of each week. If the children complete the homework before the Monday they are more than welcome to hand it in beforehand.
 
Reading
We will be doing various reading opportunities throughout the week in school from guided reading, shared reading, comprehension reading and individual reading. The children will be given their own individual reading book and reading log to take home to share.
 
Maths
All pupils have had the opportunity to play Rock Star maths in school. A reminder for parents that the calculations show both the multiplication and division facts.
 
The maths link below (Hit the Button) has a variety of interactive games that the children can play to help learn and improve their recall of maths facts.
 
Topic: Superheroes
Our topic this term is about historical Superheroes. We will learn specifically about Florence Nightingale and the impact of her work on current modern day nursing practise.
 
Science
The pupils will learn about materials and their properties and everyday uses. The pupils will also participate in a range of working scientifically opportunities.
 
Material Vocabulary you may want to learn:
bendy, stretchy, smooth, rough, soft, twists, solid, hard, shiny, fabric, glass, float, sink, hard, heavy, light, magnetic.
 
 

Provisional dates for national testing this year are as follows:

KS1 (Year 2) - May 2019

Please note that leave of absence requests WILL NOT be permitted during the above dates.

 

  • Mrs West

    Year 2 Class Teacher

  • Mrs Alderson

    Year 2 Teaching Assistant