Welcome to Year 2
Teachers: Mrs James and Miss Sargison
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Williams and Mrs Quigley
Our topic this term is ‘Under the sea’
Our topic for the Spring term is ‘Under the sea’. First, we will begin our topic by reading the book Tiddler and shall be writing our own adventure story based around the main character. Next, in DT we will create our own under the sea mechanism toy using shoe boxes. In History we shall be learning about famous voyagers and their journeys across the ocean. In Music we will be experimenting with ocean sounds and linking this to art using water colours. In Numeracy we will be linking to our topic work where possible and shall be focusing on multiplication, division, shapes and fractions.
Key concepts being taught this term:
Literacy- Adventure stories
Numeracy – Multiplication/ division, shape and fractions
Computing- E-safety and coding
Art- Painting using water colours
Design Technology- Using mechanisms to make ocean shoe boxes
Geography – Comparing human and physical features
P.E – Fundamental movement skills
R.E – Islam
Our P.E. days are on: Wednesday and Thursday
Homework is given out on a Thursday and due in on a Tuesday.
Spellings are given at the top of each homework sheet on a Thursday.