Welcome to Year 2
What an exciting year we are going to have!
Star of the week
Each week in class assembly the children will nominate someone as star of the week. This person will have worked hard the previous week and displayed our seven values - perseverance, pride, aspiration, enjoyment, confidence, creativity and responsibility.
This weeks star of the week is...
PE - Our PE days are Tuesday and Friday however these do change so please make sure children bring their PE kits to school on a Monday and we will send them home on Friday.
Reading diaries - Reading is dreaming with open eyes! Please make sure children have their reading diaries in school every day. They will put their diaries in a box in the classroom every morning and these will be checked for reading signatures at least every other day. Please read at least 4 times a week with your child. Each signature will go towards our whole class reward.
Spellings - Spellings will be stuck in your child's reading diary every Friday. All words are linked to the year 2 curriculum and spelling rules. The children will have a spelling challenge the following Friday.
Homework - Homework grids will be stuck in homework books every half term. Please try and complete one piece a week. We will celebrate homework every Monday in class.
If you have any questions or anything you would like to discuss please do not hesitate to come and talk to us.
Our 'big question' this term is....
Would you survive a shipwreck?
In science we are learning about plants and how they grow and about materials and their properties. Click on the links below to find out more...
We will look at the history of the seaside and how it was different to nowadays and also the history of pirates. In Geography we will look at the 7 continents and 5 oceans.