Curriculum Information Autumn Term (1st Half) 2019/20
This half term we will be exploring the book ‘How to find Gold’. We writing character descriptions and recounts of the story. We will be focusing a lot this half term on making sure we are using the full stops and capital letters correctly and using conjunctions.
Over the next half-term, the children will be learning about place value. We will be able to count, read and write numbers to 100, count in steps of 10, 5 and explain how we know answers. We will also look at addition and subtraction.
This half-term, our topic is ‘Treasure Island’.
During this topic, we will be applying our geographical knowledge and skills to find out:
In Art, we’ll be finding out:
We will be looking at ‘How is new life welcomed?’. We will explore how different religions celebrate life.
During this half term, Year 2 will look at ‘Being me in my world’ where we will look at new beginnings and forming goals and friendships.
2HW and 2LB have Indoor PE on Tuesdays
If your children wear small studs for school, please ensure they are removed before school on PE days. PE kit must be in school on these days.
Homework will be sent out on a Monday to be returned by the following Monday.
Continuing reading – It is vital that children in Year 2 continue to read at home regularly. The pupil planner should be filled in daily. Thank you to all the children and parents who are reading every day!
Learning in action- Thursday 24th October.
Halloween disco- Thursday 24th October.
Break up for half term- Thursday 24th October
What do we need?
If you have any queries, with regard to your children’s learning or well-being, do not hesitate to speak to a member of the Year 2 team.
Miss Aveyard, Mrs Chamberlaine, Mrs Lowe & Mrs Said-Gool.
Year 2 Learning Support
Miss H Walton & Miss L Burley
Year 2 Teachers