The teachers in Year 2 are:
Maple - Miss McMullen Elm - Mr Dickinson Hawthorn - Mr Ruffhead
This half term our topic will be a continuation of ‘Our Planet’. We will be looking at recycling and how we can look after our planet through reduce, reuse, recycle.
In English, we will be reading One Plastic Bag by Isatou Ceesay. We will be writing an alternative version of the story, a diary and a persuasive letter. We will be looking at the impact of recycling and discussing how we can help our planet through story, diaries and a letter.
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.
In Science, 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 will also be looking at our heart and how it pumps blood and oxygen around our body.
In Topic, we will be continuing our learning about ‘Our Planet’. We will be focusing on our current issue of recycling. We will be looking at what recycling is, why we recycle and how we recycle. We will be then discussing the impact of recycling on our planet. We will be then taking on a recycling project within our school and learning how to make recycled paper.