Welcome to the Year Two Page
This week in Topic we made stress balls. The stress balls linked in with our PSHE, as we have been talking about ways to cope with stress and anger.
This week in literacy we have been following instructions and making angel delight. We then enjoyed this fluffy treat and listened to a story.
Maths, literacy and spellings homework will now be going out on a Friday and due in on the following Thursday. Children are not expected to spend no longer than 30 minutes on each piece of homework. If your child is struggling to complete their homework please let me know.
Bug Club is now up and running and all children have been allocated books.
Week commencing 25th September
This week in maths we have been doubling numbers. To help us remember our doubles up to 5 we singing the doubling song. Have a go at singing it with them at home:
1 + 1 is 2 tap them on your shoe
2 + 2 is 4 stomp them on the floor
3 + 3 is 6 watch how our maths clicks
4 + 4 is 8 stretch your arms out straight
5 + 5 is 10 round we go again
This week in topic we have been creating Venn diagram in order to categories animals on the way they move. We were able to link this in with the language which we learned in literacy where we used powerful verbs and adjectives to describe the movement of animals.
I really enjoyed ‘meet the teacher’ this evening it was nice to meet the parents of year 2. Sorry for those of you that were unable to attend. Please find the power point presentation and curriculum newsletter below.
Children will now have the opportunity to change their reading book everyday!
Welcome back! I hope you all had a brilliant summer. I’m looking forward to working with you all this academic year.
Keep an eye out on the webpage for weekly updates, which will include: homework, spellings, learn-its and much more!
Just a gentle reminder that our PE days are Tuesdays and Wednesdays and homework will be handed out on Monday and back in for Friday.
Our topic this term is ‘Bounce’. have a look at our Curriculum Map to see what we will be learning.
Week commencing 11th September
This week we have been looking at a group of objects and estimating how many there are before counting them out. Have a look at our photos below: