Y2 Spring 2 2021
Welcome back after half term!
Our learning will include:
Throughout this half term we will be continuing to revise our learning on place value, addition and subtraction, applying this by solving problems involving weights and measures.
In Shape, Space and Measure we will be using pictograms and bar charts to record and interpret data. We will be describing the properties of 2D and 3D shapes including symmetry and patterns. Finally, we will be learning to measure length accurately using cm and m.
We will be learning about Living Things and habitats including the differences between things that are living, dead and that have never been alive.
Our second topic this term is Disaster At Sea, learning all about the voyage of the Titanic. As part of this topic we will be visiting the Sea City museum in Southampton (date tbc)!
Indoor PE – Gymnastics Shape and Balance
Outdoor games – Ball Skill 2
Our timetabled PE days are:
2M – Wednesday and Thursday
2S - Tuesday and Thursday
Please can parents ensure that your child has their PE kit in school. Thank you
Listen 2 Me: We continue to have lessons with Mrs Beton form Hampshire Music Service each Tuesday afternoon. This term we have ‘Bamboo Tamboo’ where we will be exploring rhythm. There will be a Listen 2 Me concert at the end of the second half term, date and time tbc.
Art and Design Technology
During this half term we will be doing a Design and Technology unit on food, learning about nutrition, the importance of a healthy diet and hygiene when cooking. We will be cooking following recipes inspired by a typical afternoon tea from 1912!
The children in Year 2 will be able to change their library book everyday after school this year. We also have a library swap session every Friday.