Welcome to Beech Class!
If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to speak to us at the end of the school day or you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Mrs Turner and Mrs Adams
Weekly learning 10.01.22
PE is on a Monday - please send your child in wearing their PE kit.
Homework is given out on a Friday.
Reading books are to be handed in on a Friday and will be handed back out on a Monday.
|Subject||Day handed out||Day due in|
|Reading||Monday - 2 books written in diary and handed out.|
Friday - both books and signed reading diaries to be handed in.
|Friday - library book change day.|
|Don't forget our reading challenge!|
|English||Friday - in homework folder to be sent home.||Following Friday - homework folder to be sent in to school.|
|Maths||Friday - on line - log in to see set task(s).||Following Friday - will be looked at on line.|
Class Teacher: Mrs Turner
Class Teaching Assistant: Mrs Adams
Reading at home
Children are expected to read to an adult at home daily. Two reading books will be changed and sent home on a Monday and collected in on a Friday. Please indicate that you have read with your child in the reading diary. Children's books will be changed when you have read them twice.
Children are doing really well with the reading challenge! Who can get to 50 or above by Christmas?!
Children will be doing PE on a Monday. Please send your child in to school in their PE kit on this day.
Please see the list of Year Two common exception words. These are the spellings children are expected to be able to spell by the end of the year. Please find these on the back of your child's homework folder and practise when you can.
By the end of Year Two children are expected to be confident with the 2, 3, 5 and 10 times tables.
Our autumn term topic is 'Indian Spice'.
Dates for your diary
Please check regularly for updates.
16th December - Christmas party day
17th December - Christmas jumper day and last day of term
4th January - INSET DAY
5th January - children return to school
Supporting learning at home
TTS Rockstars and Numbots: https://play.ttrockstars.com
Purple Mash: access via http://www.welearn365.com
Exercise: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers, https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1
Year 2 Topics
For your information - these are the topics our class will cover this year:
History and Geography
Week 1 and 2 - Whole School 2 Week Topic - Olympics
Remainder of Autumn Term - Indian Spice
Spring Term - Wonder Women
Summer Term - The Home Front (World War 2)
Terms 1 and 2 - Materials
Term 3 - Animals, including Humans
Term 4 - Living things and their habitats
Terms 5 and 6 - Plants
Religions covered in Year 2: Christianity, Islam, Sikh, Buddhism
Support for children's mental health: https://www.lapworthschool.co.uk/childrens-mental-health/
Your questions and concerns about Coronavirus answered: https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround#more-stories-2