Welcome to Year 2

Class teacher - Miss Kelsey

Classroom support staff- Mrs Thomas and Mrs Sullivan 

Specialist Music teacher- Mrs Curtis 

Week beginning 17th September

Literacy

Next week we will be continuing to look at the features of report writing. The children will be learning to use conjunctions (and, because, if, that ) to join sentences together. 

We are currently reading James and the Giant Peach. During our Active Read, we will learn more about our main characters and introduced to some new minibeast characters. 

Maths

 Next week the children will be looking at adding. Children will be using different resources to represent addition calculations and learn various methods to work out a calculation. 

Other

In Art and Design the children will be looking at the artists Andy Goldsworthy and recreating some of their own land art. 

In science Year 2 will learn about another minibeast from James and the Giant Peach.  

Messages

PE is on a Thursday and Friday so please remember PE kits and earrings to be removed. 

 

This term's topic is 'Mini beasts' 

We are reading James and the Giant Peach - written by Roald Dahl and will be learning about all different minibeasts and their habitats.

There will be a number of exciting learning opportunities going on throughout the term, including: making their own minibeast collage, learning about the different continents and posing as reporters on their minibeasts findings.

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