In Literacy this week we have been……. Reading the story Bog Baby by Jeanne Willis. Focussing on the emotions and descriptive language used to create the changing atmosphere within the story. (linked to our SMILE emotion of SADNESS) Following written and verbal instructions to make our Bog Babies. Focussing on Temporal Conjunctions and Imperative (Bossy) […]
In Maths this week we have been……. Using the Bar Method to find the missing numbers EXAMPLE 30 22 ? What is the missing number? 22 add ? equals 30 The children were encouraged to explain their method e.g. “I started at 22 and counted onto 30.” Using a 100 square to solve […]
In Literacy this week we have been……. Focussing on features of Instructional Writing including Temporal Conjunctions (First, Next, Then, After, Finally etc) Imperative Verbs also known as Bossy Verbs. (put, add, dig, fill, mix etc) Spellings – focussing on ‘ee’ and ‘c’ making the ‘s’ sound. The words sent home are taken from the lists […]
The children in year 2 have their Mathletics username and passwords in their reading records book. Please encourage them to go on Mathletics at home. We look forward to seeing their certificates.
In Literacy this week we have been……. Focussing on Onomatopoeia in Poetry e.g. WHOOSH! BANG! POP! Key Word Spellings In Reading we have been sharing Poetry and looking for Adjectives and Onomatopoeia. At home you could…… When you are listening to Fire Works at the weekend ask your child what sound words they can hear. […]
Year 2 are doing their PE lessons outside. Please can you ensure that your child has an outdoor PE kit in school. They will need tracksuit bottoms/leggings and a jumper as well as their normal shorts, T-shirt and PE shoes.