Who's who in Year 2?
Miss Farrar - Year 2 Teacher Monday and Tuesday
Miss Jones - Year 2 Teacher Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Mrs. Smithard - Learning Support Assistant - Monday to Friday mornings
Our topic is Australia!
Have you visited Australia or do you know anyone who lives there or has been there?
Do you know any Australian stories?
Do you know any famous places in Australia?
What else do you know about Australia?
Useful websites and video clips
Fun with numbers on a 100 square
Try to find the patterns, multiples,or add and subtract using this 100 square...
http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk is a great website to use with your children. Take a look.
Here are some apps that Year 2 children may enjoy...
Squeebles - spelling test, maths skills
Bubble pop multiplication
Tell The Time
Pirate treasure hunt - problem solving
Rush hour - problem solving
Scratch - coding
Daisy the Dinosaur - coding
Hopscotch - coding
Garage band - music composition
All children in Year 2 are entitled to a free school meal under the Universal Free School Meals provision. However, children who would be entitled to Free School Meals under income-based criteria are eligible for Pupil Premium Funding.
To find out more about this funding please click here.
PE in Year 2
PE will be on Monday afternoon and Friday mornings.
Please ensure that indoor and outdoor PE kits are in school all the time. Trainers are more suitable for outdoor PE. Children will be outside (weather permitting) this term so please ensure they have outdoor kit with them.
Sometimes PE days will need to change due to the weather or due to other school commitments.
What is happening in class this week?
We will be looking at stories from Australia and creating holiday brochures. If you have any spare holiday brochures or know any stories please bring them in.
Spelling tests will continue this half term. We will look at the common exception words and different year 2 spelling rules, patterns and suffixes.
Your child could use this look, cover, write check sheet to practise their spellings. If you would like a paper copy please ask in school.
Mathematics Mastery Vocabulary
Below is a list of terms used in Mathematics Mastery. Children will learn to use the terms in the glossary section.