Year 2

 Who's who in Year 2?

Mrs. Spencer - Year 2 Teacher Monday and Tuesday 

Mrs. Charlton - Year 2 Teacher Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Mrs. Smithard - Learning Support Assistant - mornings

Mrs. Ebrahim - 1:1 support in class

 

Our new topic is 

Travel and Transport!

How many different ways to travel can you think of?

How many different modes of transport have you used?

How did people used to travel in the past?

When were steam trains first used?

Who flew the first aeroplane?

How many different kinds of boat are there?

How are different foods transported across the world?

If you could travel to anywhere in the world, where would you go to? How would you travel there?

Topic Web

 

Fun with numbers on a 100 square

Try to find the patterns, multiples,or add and subtract using this 100 square...

http://www.primarygames.co.uk/pg2/splat/splatsq100.html 

Image result for splat square

http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk is a great website to use with your children. Take a look.

Useful Apps

Here are some apps that Year 2 children may enjoy...

 

Squeebles - spelling test, maths skills

Bubble pop multiplication

Tell The Time 

Math Blaster

Math Bingo

Pirate treasure hunt - problem solving

Rush hour - problem solving 

Word Bingo

Book Creator

Scratch - coding

Daisy the Dinosaur - coding

Hopscotch - coding

Garage band  - music composition

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PUPIL PREMIUM

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 afternoons and Friday mornings.

Please ensure that indoor and outdoor PE kits are in school at all times. Trainers are more suitable for outdoor PE. Children will not require footwear for indoor sessions.

Sometimes PE days will need to change due to the weather or due to other school commitments.

There will be no swimming this term. Swimming will continue in the summer term. 

Our learning this week...

Spelling Tests 

Here are the the common words we are learning I class. You should have a copy of this at home. 

Children can also access spelling activities on Spelling Shed.

www.spellingshed.com

Converting document.

 

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.