Welcome to Class Two

Class teacher: Mrs Mali

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Cant

CLASS INFORMATION 

Homework and Spellings

Children will receive weekly Math and Spelling homework.  This will be sent out on a Friday, to be handed in the following Wednesday.

Spelling activities can be chosen by your child to ensure reinforcing the learning of spellings. Children will be tested every Friday.

Reading

Reading is an essential part of learning and guided reading is taught daily, where the class will be focusing on a particular text, analyzing language, plot and settings.  This Reading records will be checked on Monday, Wednesday and Friday by an adult to ensure children are reading regularly at home.  Please ensure you read with your child daily.

PE

Children will have PE lessons every Wednesday.  Please ensure children have suitable footwear please and the correct PE kit.  Please do not forget that all kit should be labelled.

Times tables

Every week, children have a chance to play Golden 100 challenge. To help your child improve, they may access the online game “Hit the Button” at home.

 

USEFUL WEBSITES:

www.phonicsplay.com

www.spellingframe.co.uk

www.ictgames.co.uk

 

Autumn Term

Welcome back to an exciting new term and a brand new academic year!

We’ve got a busy term coming up. It is full of lots of exciting learning which I’m sure the children will love!

Literacy

In Literacy, children will have the opportunity to watch, read and discuss different stories based on Horrid Henry.  They will then be writing their own stories based on Horrid Henry.  Children in class 2, will also be learning about creating images through writing a range of descriptive poetry.

Maths

This term, children will focus on understanding place value of numbers.  They will develop key skills, such as ordering and comparing numbers, solve problems involving addition and subtraction using their knowledge of place value.

RE:

Our RE lessons will be consist of learning about different traditions and key events in different religions, such as Hinduism and Sikhism and making direct comparisons to Christianity.

Geography

Our Geography lessons will focus on landscapes, weathering erosion and deposition in rivers.  Children will be learning about the physical processes of weathering, the affect weathering this has on the environment and understand what erosion and deposition is and make links with weathering.

Science

This term in Science children will learn about rocks. Children will have the opportunity to compare rocks and understand the difference between natural and human made rocks.