The teachers in Year 2 are:
Maple - Miss McMullen Elm - Mr Reed Hawthorn - Mrs Bennett
Our core text this half term will be ‘The Twits’ by Roald Dahl. We will be using this text to discuss the treatment of animals and use the events in the text to write in role as the animals. We will also be taking part in a debate to discuss animal cruelty.
In maths this half term, we are focusing place value and the four number operations. We will also be developing our knowledge of shape and time. We will be also be developing our ability to arithmetic questions and solving number problems in preparation for our SATs tests in May. Don’t forget to log in to TT Rockstars to practise your times tables!
We will be developing our knowledge about animals and learning about their lifecycles. We will be looking at a variety of animals and our own life cycle.
We are continuing to learn about Animals and will be focusing on learning about their lifecycles. We will be studying the artist ‘Quentin Blake’ and using his illustrations to create our own.
This half term we will be learning how to collect data and represent that using software on Purple Mash.
In PSHE we will be exploring how the importance of medicine and how to take care of our bodies. We will also be looking at who to talk to when we are feeling unwell.