Year 2 Spring Term
Things to remember
later than the following Wednesday
For Parents / Carers – Supporting your child at home
Please continue to help your child by
Children will be rewarded for reading at home and this will be celebrated in Friday assembly.
Children need to bring their record to school each morning for checking
Further diary dates will follow as additional events and celebrations are organised. Star Assemblies will continue to be on Fridays at 2:30pm. Please remember that for health and safety reasons, parents and carers are no longer able to come to the front to take pictures or celebrate with their children as the assembly finishes so close to home time. Photos can be taken throughout the assembly as long as they do not include other children.
Curriculum – What will the children be learning about during this half term?
Our key text: The Owl and the Pussycat
In English we will be reading the poem, ‘The Owl and the Pussycat’. We will be working towards writing our own version of the poem using rhyming couplets. We will also be writing a set of instructions for how to make a cake. We will continue to learn year 2 spelling patterns.
In maths we will be learning about properties of shapes and fractions. We will continue to practise our multiplication and division facts.
We will be identifying seasonal and daily weather patterns in the United Kingdom. We will also be learning about human and physical features of a small area of the United Kingdom.
This term we will be continuing our work on materials. We will be testing different materials and discussing their suitability for different jobs. We will also be learning about the importance of recycling.