Welcome to Year 2
Senior Teaching Assistant: Mrs Hartley
Our current topic is 'Circle of Life' As part of this topic the children will be learning about life processes, animal classification and life cycles as well as world habitats and animal food chains.
Learn It's, CLIC and SAFE Challenges are tested every week and the completed sheets are sent home so that any mistakes can be reviewed at home ready for next week.
Learn Its Steps 1-10
The children are expected to read for at least 10 minutes each night. The children's reading books are changed on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Parents are expected to record their childs reading in their home school reading record.
The children will be given a list of 10 spellings every Monday. These will be stuck into their Spelling and Handwriting Homework book along with the spelling rule for each set of spellings. The children are expected to copy a line of each spelling in joined up handwritng into their book and return it to school the following Monday. Spellings will be tested on Fridays.
Currents spelling rule and word list:
|Spelling rule: We can add -y to many root words to make adjectives. For some words we double the consonant before adding -y.
Physical Education and Swimming Lessons
PE lessons take place on Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning. All children must have the correct PE kit in school, long hair must be tied back and no jewellery is to be worn in school on these days.
A weekly swimming lesson will take place in the Spring Term.