Welcome to Year 2
General Class Information
PE - Wednesday
Forest School - Wednesday
outdoor learning session - Wednesday
Reading books - please see reading records for your days.
Homework - please find the homework menu at the bottom of this page
This term our topic is:
Bright Lights, Big City
As part of pupil voice the pupils have chosen to look at two cities. We will be looking at London till half term then Cardiff after half term till Christmas.
Week beginning 21st September
we have had a great week and enjoyed having many of you visit our class. The children enjoyed showing you all what they have been doing in class. Thank you for your support.
This week we have started to look at the main features of instructions ready for next week where we will be writing and following instructions.
In Math's we have been working on our number bonds and finding how many different ways we can make a given number. we also learnt how to use switchers to help us with our number bonds.
As part of our topic work we have created some fantastic art pieces based on London.
Feast of St Michael - We wrote prayers to give thanks for St Michael and did some collage work to make pictures of the patron saint.
Week beginning 30th October
This week we have been sequencing and writing instructions. We have looked at making jam sandwiches to send to Mr Grubber and Paddington. We will be making our sandwiches on Monday.
The class received a parcel and video from Paddington on Tuesday. Paddington taught the children lots of information about maps and London landmarks in his letter and video. Following on from Paddington's letter the children made their own maps and used coordinates to find London Landmarks on maps.
In Maths this week we have been looking at 2D shapes. We have identified shapes and looked at the properties of 2D shapes. We have also made some lovely shape pictures and as part of our outdoor learning we made shapes using natural materials.
Week beginning 7th October
This week we have had a great week exploring maps and using coordinates and direction. we have also done lots of research to find out some facts about London landmarks such as Big Ben and the London Eye.
We have also completed our designs for our London landmarks as part of our TASC wheel project.
In Math's we have been practicing doubling numbers.
in literacy this week we have written and followed instructions. we followed instructions to make a jam sandwich and make a face during our forest school session.