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8.12.17

ENGLISH - We have been reading The Owl Who is Afraid of the Dark, this has linked to our science topic on nocturnal animals.

 

MATHEMATICS - This week we have been learning to multiply using equal groups, we have used the bar model to help us calculate.

 

In between learning we have been rehearsing for our nativity. The children all look fantastic and have worked hard! Just to help you position yourself, to best see your child, Y2 will be sat near the Christmas Tree.

 

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.

17.11.17

 

ENGLISH - We have been reading non-fiction books and used the information we have found out to write a non-chronological report.

 

MATHEMATICS - This week we have been focusing on:

  • identifying £ and p
  • making an amount of money
  • comparing money

 

Remember to practise your spellings and times tables.

 

Year 2 will be taking on the lead role this year in the Infant Nativity. Look out for costume letters in bags tonight. The children will also be bringing home their lines to learn.

 

Have a lovely weekend!

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.

10.11.17

ENGLISH - We have continued our work on calligrams and created a beautiful autumn display.

 

MATHEMATICS - This week we have started to focus on counting pounds and pence.

 

We had an amazing day with our visitor. It was so much fun having a spaceman in school!

 

We are still collecting corks if you have any. Also, as mentioned in the newsletter, if you have  any family photographs that showcase any of our School Values please can you send them into school next week.

 

Don't forget to check out our pictures on the class page and twitter.

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.

3.11.17

 

Welcome back! I hope you have all had a lovely week.

 

ENGLISH - We have started looking at calligrams and how we can change words to look like what the word means.

 

MATHEMATICS - This week we have been focusing on:

  • number bonds to 100
  • finding 1 and 10 less or more than a number
  • addition and subtraction  

 

Remember to practise your spellings and times tables.

 

For all the parents/grandparents that drink wine, please can you save the cork and send them in to school. We will be using these to make our Christmas decoration.

 

Have a lovely weekend!

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.

19.10.17

ENGLISH - This week we have planned and wrote an alternative story, based on The Tiger Child. It was fun thinking of the different animals that could go on the journey.

 

MATHEMATICS - We have continued with addition and subtraction with exchanging. Then we tackled word problems.

 

We had an amazing day for Harvest! It was lovely to see so many parents and grandparents come to share the time with their children, making wonderful memories.

 

Have a lovely half term break!

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.

13.10.17

ENGLISH - We have had a week focusing on using punctuation to make full sentences.

 

MATHEMATICS - This week we have been solving addition and subtraction using the tens and ones.

 

Remember to practise your spellings and times tables.

 

Don't forget to come and join us in class on Tuesday afternoon for Harvest.

 

Have a fun weekend!

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.

6.10.17

ENGLISH - We have continued work on The Tiger Child. We have been retelling the story and focusing on punctuation.

 

MATHEMATICS - This week we have been looking at the relationship between addition and subtraction for example:

24 + 33 = 57

33 + 24 = 57

57 - 33 = 24

57 - 24 = 33

 

We also had a fun day creating work for our Esio Trot display - check out our Twitter page!

 

Happy weekend Year 2!

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.

29.09.17

ENGLISH - We have continued work on The Tiger Child. We have enjoyed thinking of adjectives to describe the uncle and create interesting sentences.  

 

MATHEMATICS - We have continued working on place value.

counting on and back in 2, 3, 5 and 10.

Solving problems and reasoning.

 

As we are still waiting for the new Home Learning books to arrive, a copy of the multiplication card has been attached to reading diaries.

 

In class we have a school jumper and 2 white tops, with no names, if you think they might be yours please come and have a look. Please ensure all uniform is labelled.  

 

We are encouraging the children to read more, therefore, we are trying to create an exciting reading area. If you have any unwanted funky chairs, beanbags, mats etc.. please can we have them.

 

Have a fun weekend Year 2!

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.

21.09.17

ENGLISH - We have introduced our class book - The Tiger Child. We have enjoyed looking at where it is set, using the pictures as clues. We have also been working hard, creating super sentences using exclamation marks, question marks and the conjunctions  - and, but, because.  

 

MATHEMATICS - We have continued working on place value.

Identifying numbers in a place value chart.

Comparing numbers using mathematical language and symbols.

 

GEOGRAPHY - We had a theme day focusing on map skills.

Using simple compass language, comparing maps with aerial maps, identifying simple map symbols, locating places on a map and explaining what makes a locality special.

 

 

Have a fun weekend Year 2!

Mrs Morgan and the Y2 team.


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