Welcome to Year 2
Teachers: Mrs James and Miss Sargison
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Tucker, Mrs Quigley and Mrs Aquilina
Our topic this term is ‘Ears’ relating to the BFG and Vincent Van Gogh.
Our topic this term is Ears based on 'The adventures of the BFG' and 'Vincent Van Gogh'. First we will begin with our BFG topic and shall be writing a letter back to the BFG as he is in search of some new friends We will then be making a dream catcher in D.T. Next, in Geography we will be challenged to find out where the BFG has been visiting. We will be comparing physical and man-made features of different places to decide where the BFG should live.
In Numeracy we will be linking to our topic work where possible and solving multiplication and division problems related to Sophie and the BFG. We shall then be moving onto shape and fractions of amounts.
Key concepts being taught this term:
Literacy- Letter and character description
Numeracy – Multiplication and division, statistics and shapes
Computing- E-safety and coding
Art- BFG portrait using oil pastels
Design Technology- Making a dream catcher using weaving and making BFG treats.
Geography – Identifying physical and human features and comparing two countries.
P.E and Games – Gym and fundamental movement skills.
R.E/ PSHCE- Leaders, Judaism and Christianity
Our P.E. days are on: Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Homework is given out on a Thursday and due in on a Tuesday.