PE kits need to be brought to school every Monday and taken home and washed on a Friday. That way kits will always be available when they are needed.
Spellings are given every Friday. Please learn these for a test the following Friday.
Reading books are changed weekly. Please read with your child each night and ensure reading books are always in your child’s book bag when they come to school.
Homework is also given on a Friday and is due in on the following Wednesday morning. Please see the class teacher if you have any questions about the homework. Please see the attachment for this weeks homework.
The main focus at the beginning of Year 2 in Maths we will be assessing your child's knowledge of their numbers. They need to be secure with their 2's, 5's and 10's times tables and they also need to be able to count and write numbers to 100.
We now take part in Guided Reading, with this your children are in smaller groups and they will take part in different activities daily. Examples of theses include:
Reading with Teacher
Reading with TA
In English we will be focusing on punctuation and learning how to include these in our writing.
Capital letters - ABC
Full Stops - .
Exclamation Marks - !
Question Marks - ?
Commas - ,
Speech Marks - " "
Our Topic this term is 'A day in the life!'
During this topic we will learn and think about what we want to be when we grow up. As well as this we will also look at lots of different and exciting jobs, remembering to celebrate the things we can do now – the hobbies and interests that we enjoy, and the learning we do at school to help us achieve our goals.
In science our topic this term is Materials.
We will learn about different types of materials and their properties. As well as this we will do lots of investigations and experiments.
The below website links are useful websites that the children can use at home to support their learning.