Welcome to Class Two

Class teacher: Mrs Mali

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Cant, Mrs Kolpitts

 

Class Information

Homework will be given out on a Friday and needs to be returned the following Wednesday. This should be the children’s own homework and they should spend roughly 30 minutes on each piece. Children should ensure that homework is completed to the best of their ability.

Help your child take part in the daily reading challenge. Please could you ensure reading records are in school daily, so that reading books can be changed, if required.

Spellings will be sent home weekly. Children will be tested every Friday and they will have the opportunity to learn their spellings at school.

Mental Arithmetic Maths homework will be sent home weekly. Please complete only one page, each week.

Times tables – we will play the Golden 100 Times Tables game each week, so don’t forget to top up your times table learning at home. A fantastic website that children can access at home is Hit the Button.

PE lessons are on Wednesday and Friday. Suitable footwear please. All PE kit and uniform should be labelled.

Please can you provide a water bottle, which can be kept in the classroom and taken home daily.

USEFUL WEBSITES:

www.phonicsplay.com

www.ictgames.co.uk

www.bbc.co.uk/schools

 

SPRING TERM

Welcome back to an exciting new term. It is going to be a very busy one!

Literacy

In literacy, we will be looking at myths and legends, recounts, and writing some imaginative poetry.

Maths

Maths will continue to focus on developing key skills, such as ordering and comparing numbers, addition and subtraction, problem solving involving multiplication and division. We will also focus on geometry and measurement.

RE:

Our RE lessons will focus on Easter and learning about other religions, such as Sikhism.

History

The children will have the opportunity to learn about the Roman Empire and its impact on Britain.

Geography

Our Geography lessons will focus on using maps to locate countries of the world. Children will create fact files on specific countries, concentrating on environmental regions, key physical and human characteristics.

Science

In Science the children will learn about States of Matter and light. They will have a chance to consolidate their learning during science week.