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 - Monday to  Friday mornings..

 

Our class topic is 'United Kingdom!'

  

Topic Web

How many places in the United Kingdom have you visited?

Do you know any fictional stories based in the United Kingdom?

Do you know any history about the United Kingdom?

What else do you know about the United Kingdom?

 

Computing

In computing lessons, Year 2 children will be learning how to create animations using Scratch. A useful tutorial on how to use this program can be used online by following this link:

https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/editor/?tutorial=getStarted

Useful websites and video clips 

 

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/joining_words/play/

 

http://www.ictgames.com/payForIt/index.html

 

http://www.ictgames.com/multiBounce/index.html

 

http://www.ictgames.com/numberFactsBingo/index.html

 

Other websites

 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/news


https://www.50things.org.uk/

 

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

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 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) after the Easter Break 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's happening in class this week?

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.

 

 

 

 

A map of the United Kingdom