Primary School and Nursery
2022 - 2023 Apple Class
Our teacher is Miss Rabheru
Our teaching assistant is Mrs Qandill
2022 - 2023 Cherry Class
Our teachers are Miss Powell and Miss Bethell
Our teaching assistant is Mrs Cann
Here’s what we’ll be covering in Year 2 over the academic year
This term, we will be following the Primary Writing Project for English. The children will learn, innovate and invent a variety of text types such as stories and instructions.
In maths, the children will be learning about multiplication, division, fractions, length, height and time.
Please encourage your child to practice number facts on the Numbots website!
Topics that we will be covering across the half-term
In the foundation subjects we will be learning about:
Geography – Woodlands and jungles
Computing – Coding
PE – Netball and hockey
Art – Landscapes
PSHE – Healthy me
RE – Why do we care for the earth?
We have PE on Tuesday and Thursday
Plimsolls will be required for indoor use so please ensure your child has both plimsolls and trainers in their PE bags. Please ensure your child has appropriate clothing; this can be in the form of plain black tracksuit bottoms with elasticated legs, plain black or red shorts and a plain white or red t-shirt. No jewellery is to be worn on PE days.
Please encourage your child to:
Learning log options
Each week, you can choose one objective to complete with your child at home.
Learning log options to be done at home
Coding - computing topic (1 week)
Week beginning 20th February
Create a poster to show what you have learnt about coding.
Write what you have learnt about coding.
Woodlands and jungles - geography (2 weeks)
Week beginning 27th February - 6th March
Draw and label what you have learnt about woodlands and jungles
Create a fact file about woodlands and jungles.
Landscapes - art topic (2 weeks)
Week beginning 13th March - 20th March
Paint an urban or rural landscapes and label it.
Write what you have learnt about landscapes.
Why do we care for the earth?
RE topic (1 week)
Week beginning 27th March
Create a poster to show how we can care for the earth.
Write why it is important to care for the earth.
To share what your child has done at home, you can send a photo via Class Dojo or upload the work to your child’s Class Dojo profile.
Trip to Whipsnade Zoo on Thursday 23rd March
Test Dates for 2023
Key Stage 1 SATs test period
Monday 12th June –
Friday 16th June 2023
Phonics Screening check week