Year 2

Welcome to Year 2's Class Page!

Class teacher: Miss Mitterhuber (or Miss Mitt!)

Teaching assistants: Mrs Newton & Mrs. Mac

 

We have enjoyed our learning so far in year 2 this year and have become more independent learners. Have a look at the pictures below to see what we've been up to!

 

Homework

Spellings:

Out - Monday

Testfollowing Monday

English (every other week in English homework book)

Out- Monday

Due- following Monday (followed by a week with no English homework)

Maths (via Mymaths):

Out - Monday

Due - Following Monday

Reading Books (2 from school and 1 online from Oxford Owls):

Out – Monday

Due –Monday

Cursive handwriting

Exploring clay techniques in art

We acted out the Oliver Jeffers story Lost and Found as part of our Quest story unit in English. Each group of 3 had a different section to act out.

In maths, we tallied the number of different vehicles we spotted pass our school

In RE, we learnt all about Palm Sunday then created our own palm leaves and palm crosses

Red nose day! Thank you for organising Mr Byrne and sports leaders

We loved our sponsored pancake flip for Shrove Tuesday - thank you for organising it FoCBS!

In topic, we took our teddies for a hunt around the playground finding clues to solve a puzzle and reveal the name of the inventor of the teddy bear - Morris Michtom

As part of our learning about different cultural and religious celebrations for New Years in RE, we acted out the story of Muhammad's migration from Mecca to Medina

We acted out some traditional tales in English as part of our Newspaper writing unit

As part of our everyday materials topic in science, we walked around the playground and then over to St. Leonard's church to observe different materials being used in the world around us

We loved learning how to make sandwiches in DT

We enjoyed sharing our class assembly with our parents

We loved dressing up as our favourite book characters and sharing these books with our friends

We role played the Spanish Armada as part of our Famous Queens topic. We particularly enjoyed learning about the fire ships sent to defeat the Spanish fleet! Then, we wrote letters as Sir Francis Drake to Queen Elizabeth I.

We learnt about microhabitats in science then went to the woodland to see what different microhabitats and minibeasts we could find. We were very excited to come across a frog!

We interviewed Rabbi Neil from the SBJC to ask him all about what it was like to be a leader as part of our RE topic

We enjoyed learning through drama about Diary of a wombat during our English diary writing topic

In science we had fun going for a hunt around the school grounds to find things that are living, dead and have never been alive

We enjoyed learning about the story of Moses parting the red sea in RE and making crafts to represent this