Welcome to Year 2
Hello and welcome to the Beech Class page of our school website. Here you will find dates, class information and homework. You can also find out what we will be learning each week and see photographs of all the fun we have at school.
I am always available at the end of the day so if you have any questions, queries or concerns then please do not hesitate to speak to me. Appointments can also always be arranged through the office. Thank you.
Week beginning 21st October
English: Writing our own version of the Traditional Indian story 'The Old Woman and the Pumpkin'
Maths: Simple Multiplication and Division
Topic: To describe life in an Indian village
Science: To find out how materials can be recycled
Dates for your diary:
Wednesday 4th Sept - First day of Autumn term
Friday 13th Sept - Guy Fawkes Theatre Workshop
Thursday 3rd October - Harvest Festival Assembly led by the Infants (9.05)
Class Teacher: Mrs A Rhead
Class Teaching Assistant (Mon-Thurs): Mrs P Lawrence
PE - Wednesday and Thursday
Reading books changed - Monday and Thursday
Homework - set on a Friday and due in the following Wednesday
Library books changed - Friday
*Please not that Family Points are no longer recorded in Reading Records and are now collected on a chart in the classroom. Children receive their leaves in assembly as usual.
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 - Local History: The Gunpowder Plot
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