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Term 4

This term our topic is...

The Secret Garden

 

This term our topic is based around science. We are going to be looking at how animals and humans grow and what they need to survive. We are also going to be observing frogs spawn, growing different plants and hatching chicks! In geography we will be going out and exploring human and physical features.

In Talk 4 Writing we will be reading 'We're going on a bear hunt' and 'There's a tiger at the bottom of the garden.'

In D.T we will be tasting lots of new food including fruit and vegetables, discussing new foods that we like and ones we don't like! In art this term we are looking at work from Van Gogh and we will be recreating some of his work.

 

For homework children will have spellings every Monday and will be tested the following Monday.

P.E 2D = Tuesday and Thursday
P.E 2W = Wednesday and Thursday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year 2 - Term 3

This term our topic is...

 

 

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This term year 2 will be learning all about Fantastic Beasts from dinosaurs to centipedes and gruffalos to sea monsters. We will be reading and learning the story of the Gruffalo in Talk for Writing and inventing fantastic beasts from our own imaginations.  In Geography we will be creating maps and identifying climates from around the world. In D.T. we will be designing and making animals using clay. In art we will be learning about different artists including our very own Mr McGregor!  

 

Please make sure your child reads their reading book every day for homework. Children will also bring home spellings every Monday to learn for the following Monday.

 

Please make sure your child brings their P.E. kit to school.

2D - Tuesday and Thursday

2W - Wednesday and Thursday

 

 

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This term year 2 will be learning about all different types of celebrations including Christmas, Eid and Diwali. Our Talk for Writing story this term is 'The Jolly Postman'. We will be rewriting this story and making up our own letters to create our own book.

In Geography, we will be learning about which continents make up the world and exploring the food, music and traditions from the countries in the continents. In Art we will be creating pictures using pencils, pastels and charcoal and designing our own mehndi patterns with dots and lines. In D.T. we will be preparing food safely and hygienically making food to eat at a celebration feast! When we celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali, we will also be designing and making clay diya lamps and traditional rangoli patterns. 

 

Please make sure your child reads their reading book every day for homework.

 

Please make sure your child brings their P.E. kit to school.

2D - Tuesday and Friday

2W - Wednesday and Friday

 

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Welcome back!

Year 2 – Term 1

 

This term our topic is...

Wonderland!

 

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This term year 2 will be learning all about Alice's adventures in Wonderland, learning the story, creating new characters and rewriting our own endings. In Geography, we will be following Alice down the rabbit hole to find ourselves exploring the four countries that make up the UK. In Art we will be creating pictures by mixing paint to make the colours we need and in D.T. we will be designing and making a Mad Hatter's top hat to wear to a party at the end of term. We will also be doing lots of cooking, singing, dancing and learning along the way.

 

 

Please make sure your child reads their reading book every day for homework.

 

Please make sure your child brings their P.E. kit to school.

2D - Tuesday and Friday

2W - Wednesday and Friday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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