Welcome to Year 2
Teachers: Miss Goss and Mrs Roberts/ Miss Gliddon
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Steel and Mrs Quigley
Our topic this term is ‘Land, sea and air.’
Our topic this term is 'Land, sea and air'. First we will begin our topic by looking at significant people from Britain and the wider world who have influenced 'land, sea and air.' We will be focusing on people such as Sir Francis Drake and Christopher Columbus and seeing how their discoveries have changed the way we live today. In science we shall be looking at different land, sea and air habitats and creating fact files for the animals that live in them. Furthermore, later into the term we shall be creating a non- chronological report linked to our habitat learning.
In Numeracy we will be linking to our topic work where possible and solving addition and subtraction problems related to land, sea and air..
Key concepts being taught this term:
Literacy- Recount and Non- chronological report
Numeracy – Recap of addition and subtraction, position and direction and time.
Science- Living things and their habitats and plants
Computing- Purple mash and studio code
Art- Focus on Brian Pollard
Design Technology- Making meringue nests and mechanism toys
P.E and Games – Gymnastics and athletics
R.E./ PSHCE- Judaism and Christianity
Our P.E. days are on: Mondays and Fridays
Homework is given out on a Thursday and due in on a Tuesday.
Spellings are given out on a Thursday and are based on key spelling rules taught in class.