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World Book Day!

Can you guess which story characters we have come dressed as? Some of us are in our pyjamas!

Fun Fractions!

Here we are enjoying a range of activities linked to Fractions!

Take a look at us taking part in a range of activities linked to our Stations of The Cross Day!
Our Special Visitor!

Have a look at who visited us today!

Smarty Pants Arrays!

We have been using smarties to create different Arrays with Multiplication sentences to match.

Phonics Fun and Games!

We have been enjoying using our different Phonics Resources to practise reading different graphemes, spelling words and creating sentences!

Warburtons Visit

We had great fun making our own bread!

Performing our own Poems!

We enjoyed performing our own 'Full of Surprises' poems in small groups using actions and instruments.

Welcome to Year 2!
Together, We Learn and Grow in God's Love.

Class teacher: Mrs C. Rooney
Teaching Assistant: Mrs N. Watson


We have high expectations in Year 2 and should all work hard to achieve our full potential!
Let's have a fantastic learning journey together!
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Meet the teachers

Mrs Rooney and Mrs Watson.

Hi, I'm Mrs Rooney and I am delighted to be teaching you all for another year and seeing you progress even further! My hobbies include swimming, reading stories and travelling to different countries and I also enjoy catching up with my friends and family.

Hi, I'm Mrs Watson. I like big cuddles and kind children who are happy to come to school each day. I also like spending time with friends and family. I am so pleased to be with you all again this year!

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This half term (Autumn 1)

Religious Education:
- Chosen People.
- Significant Person (Door of Mercy) - Florence Nightingale)
-Statements to Live By/Class Worship Sessions.

English:
 - Instructions (Non Fiction)
 - Familiar Stories (Fiction)
-  Patterns in Poems. (Poetry)
 
Phonics: -Long & short vowel sounds.
 
Spelling and Grammar/Handwriting Practice.
 
Maths:
-Number -  Place Value/ Addition and Subtraction
-Measurement - Length and Mass.

Science:
-Healthy Me!

History:
Changes in Living Memory (Timelines)

Art:
-Painting ( Mixing Colours/Tones). (Diwali)

PE:
-Skipping.
-Ball Skills.
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  Important Dates
 Return to school - 06.09 ü
Roald Dahl Day - 13.09ü
Spellodrome Assembly - 14.09ü
No Pen Day - 05.10
National Poetry Day - 06.10 ü
National Non-Fiction Month Begins - 01.11
Halloween - 31.10 ü
Guy Fawkes Night - 05.11 ü

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Our Face of Mercy:
Our Face of Mercy this year is Florence Nightingale. We will be finding out all about her kind actions; helping the sick to get better and try  to act in a caring manner towards others ourselves.


This half term (Autumn 2)

Religious Education:
- Mysteries.
- Significant Person (Door of Mercy) - Florence Nightingale)
-Statements to Live By/Class Worship Sessions.

English:
 - Author Study -Anthony Browne.( Fiction)
 - Non-Chronological Reports  (Non-Fiction)
-  Patterns in Poems. (Poetry)
 
Phonics: -Split-Diagraphs.
 
Spelling and Grammar/Handwriting Practice.
 
Maths:
-Number -  Multiplication and Division
-Measurement - Length and Weight
-Statistics - Bar Graphs/Tally Charts.

Science:
-Monster Materials!

Geography:
-World Continents.

Design and Technology:
-Making Monsters.

PE:
-Gymnastics.
-Hockey

.Important Dates:
Friday 9th December 2016
Christmas Fayre

Tuesday 6th December 2016
Pantomime Trip (Rudolph).

 
 Friday 16th December 2016
Pantomime in School. (Cinderella).
 
Wednesday 14th December 2016
KS1 Nativity
 
Tuesday 20th December 2016
Break up for Christmas Holidays.
 




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This half term (Spring 1)

Religious Education:
- Good News.
- Significant Person (Door of Mercy) - Florence Nightingale)
-Statements to Live By/Class Worship Sessions.

English:
 - Animal Poetry -(Adjectives Focus).( Poetry)
 - Alternative Traditional Stories.  (Fiction)

Phonics:
-Suffixes - s and es , l and ly.

Maths:
- Money. (Measurement)
-Properties of Shape. (Geometry)

Science:
-Living Things and their Habitats.

History:
-The Great Fire of London.

Art:
-Drawing/Painting Natural Objects.

PE:
-Dance.
-Handball.

PSHCE:
-Friendship.

     Important Dates:
Tuesday 10th January 2017 (3.30pm).
Times Tables Meeting for Parents.
 
Wednesday 1st February 2017
Author Visit. (Saviour Pirotta)
 
 Thursday 9th February 2017
Break up for Half-Term Holidays.

This half term (Spring 2)

Religious Education:
- The Mass.
- Significant Person (Door of Mercy) - Florence Nightingale)
-Statements to Live By/Class Worship Sessions.

English:
 - Author Study - Pirates Focus.( Fiction)
 - Explanation Texts.  (Non-Fiction)

Phonics:
-Prefixes (un and dis syllables) 

Maths:
- Fractions. (Number)
- Time. (Measurement)

Science:
-Plants.

Geography:
-Africa.

Art:
-Frottage.

PE:
-Gymnastics.
-Racket Skills (Tennis).

PSHCE:
-Drug Education (Medicines).

Important Dates:
Wednesday 1st March 2017 
Lent Begins.
 
Thursday 9th March 2017
Great Fire of London Drama Workshop Day.
Individual School Photos.
 
 Monday 13th and Thursday 16th March 2017
Parents Evenings.

Friday 31st March 2017.
Break up for Easter Holidays.


This half term (Summer 1)

Religious Education:
- Eastertide.
- Significant Person (Door of Mercy) - Florence Nightingale.
-Statements to Live By/Class Worship Sessions.

English:
 - SATS Preparaion.
 -Spelling/Grammar/Punctuation Focus.

Phonics:
-Suffixes (ment and ness) 

Maths:
- Time (Measurement)
- Capacity/Volume/Temerature. (Measurement)
-SATS Preparation.

Science:
-Sorting Living/Non-Living Things.

History:
-Florence Nightingale.

Art:
-Jackson Pollock.

PE:
-Striking/Fielding Games. (Cricket)
-Athletics.

PHSCE;
-Citizenship (Protecting Our Planet)
 
This half term (Summer 2)

Religious Education:
- The Church is Born.
- Significant Person (Door of Mercy) - Florence Nightingale.
-Statements to Live By/Class Worship Sessions.

English:
 - Extended Stories.  (Spelling/Grammar/Punctuation Focus)
 -Information Texts.
 -Silly Poetry.

Phonics:
-Prefixes/Suffixes/homophones.

Maths:
- Addition of 2-digit numbers.
- Estimation.
-Properties of 3D Shapes..

Science:
-Seasonal Changes.

Geography:
-Compass Points.

Art:
-Clay Modelling.

PE:
-Multi-Sports. (Festival)


PHSCE;
-Economic Wellbeing. (Transition)

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