Year 2 - Buttercup
Teacher: Miss E Winwick
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Hyde and Mrs Scarborough-Mace
PE Day: Tuesday and Thursday
Spelling Test Day: Friday
Times Tables: Times Tables Rockstars is tested four times a week. We are currently focusing on 2, 5 and 10 times tables.
Home Learning: Mathletics tasks will be set on a Friday to be completed by the following Wednesday. There will also be a half-termly project set that is linked to the current topic.
A reading comprehension task will be sent home on a Friday with the expectation that this is read over the weekend in preparation for Guided Reading sessions the following week. Please ensure that these are kept in bookbags as children will need to refer to them.
Our school expectation is that reading books are read a minimum of three times a week.
Spellings are set weekly.
Autumn Term Topic: To Infinity... and Beyond!
This topic will have a historical focus on Neil Armstrong and the first landing on the moon.
We will also be learning about Christmas in preparation for the Christmas Nativity in December.
Spring Term Topic: Adventure Across the Atlantic.
This topic will have a Geographical focus on a contrasting non-European country as we explore America. We will also be learning about the Titanic.
Summer Term Topic: Rumble in the Jungle!
This topic will have a Scientific focus of animals and plants.
Other useful information:
Please make sure that the children's reading records are signed by an adult after they have read at home and brought to school everyday. Although P.E days are Tuesday and Thursday, children are expected to have their P.E kits in school all week.
Thank you for your support.