Welcome to Year 2 Class 3

Our teacher is Mr Haughey. Our teaching assistants are Miss Gibbons and Mrs Jones

 

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Learning Letter
Year 2 Learning Letter Summer 1 2021

 

What’s going on in Year 2…

January 2021 – March 2021

Remote Learning – our fantastic children in Year 2 have blown our socks off with the work they have done while in Lockdown. 


 

 

Celebrating Reading 1st March- 5th March (featuring World Book Day 2021)

 

8th- 15th March British Science Week ‘Innovating for the future’

 

Autumn 2020

December 2020

Christmas Presentations

Nothing could stop us from making sure we performed for our Monksdown families..even if it was a bit different this year.

 

 

Winter Art

Year 2 investigated blending with different mediums like chalk, pastels and water-colours.

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Santa Visit
It looks like Year 2 were most definitely on the good list this year…

 

November 2020

The Land of Make Believe
Year 2 read the story ‘The Jolly Postman’ and it took us on a very unexpected road to visits from wolves delivering letters, creating maps to tell stories, innovating with post-its, using technology to help us write and becoming experts in all things fairy tale! If you think we are exhausted…you’d be wrong. Year 2 are just getting started! Watch the video to see some of our work…

 

 

Body Building 

2.1 investigated the impact different exercises have on our health


 

October 2020

Chef-tastic

We became seasonal chefs in October and learned more about where out food came from

      

      

September 2020

Journey

We took part in a writing project in September based on the book ‘Journey’. 

‘Me’ in a bag’

We discussed what made us special and unique 

 

Month of 12/2020: 

Week of 22/11/2020: In English we have been learning to use the conjunction or, to join two sentences. We took turns by playing tennis and hitting a sentence to each other.

Week of 22/11/2020: This week we enjoyed learning about Latin and Salsa music. We had so much fun learning the Macarena.

Week of 22/11/2020: During our English unit of Traditional tales with a twist, Goldilocks came to visit our class.

Week of 22/11/2020: We have been learning about the conjunction or, to join two sentences together. We played a game of tennis to return back a compound sentence to each other.

Week of 08/11/2020:

Week of 05/10/2020: In PHSE we have been having discussions about being responsible at home and in school.

Week of 05/10/2020: Children enjoyed acting out the stories of ‘The Crying camel’ and ‘The ants’ . Stories about the prophet Muhammed.

Week of 05/10/2020: In Maths we have been learning about partitioning numbers, number bonds and mathematical sign.

Week of 05/10/2020: In geography we enjoyed identifying areas from our school map and then taking photos to annotate our map next week.

Week of 05/10/2020: We enjoyed PE on the new Astro turf pitch. Our class has got some good runners.

Week of 07/09/2020: This week class 2.3 have been working very hard and having lots of fun with their maths.

 

 

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Times Table Rockstars (TTRockstars)
Numbots  Bug Club Lexia – This is only used if you have been given an account for this app

 

 

Teacher Talk 

Parents guide to Phonics Parents Guide to English Parents guide to Maths

Teacher Talk Videos Guides

Phase Five Phonics – how to say the sounds

 

Phonics Play Website

Username:Jan21
Password: home

 

Free Websites and Apps to support Reading and Phonics

 

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Teacher Talk Video Guides

A interactive classroom working wall to help with the latest English Unit     

Grammar Dictionary

Year 2 Grammar explained

 

Vocabulary Ninja Mini Games

Games designed to improve and enhance your child vocabulary  

 

Teacher Talk Video Guides

An interactive classroom working wall to support the current Maths Unit Maths Representations 

Subtracting Finding the difference representations
Subtracting 1 digit from 2 digits representations
Subtracting 2 digit from 2 digits representations   
Here are some additional activities in the areas we have already covered 
Y2 Place Value 
Y2
Addition and Subtraction

Y2 Money
 Y2 Multiplication
Y2 Division