Welcome to 2A

Teacher: Miss Aujla
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Ravat

Home Learning

If you are self- isolating you can find all of the home learning on:

https://www.caldmore.attrust.org.uk/classes/year-2/parental-engagement/

Below is the Year 2 coverage for English and Maths. Please ensure that your child is covering these topics whilst learning from home.

Year 2 Coverage COVID-19

Reading

You can access lots of FREE Ebooks on  www.getepic.com. Our classcode is vvg7421

Spelling

You should try to practice  your spellings at least twice a week. You can do this by going onto http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk

Click on ‘My Class Login’ at the top of the page.

Use the login:

Username-Caldmore2A

Password: Spelling

You can learn your spellings for each Year 2 unit, as well as access lots of Ebooks and resources using the ‘Extra Practice Zone’.

Timetable

PE takes place on a Monday.

Homework is given out on a Friday. This does not need to be bought back into school.

 Children will receive their arithmetic papers on a Tuesday. Please check your child’s work and help them with any questions which they may have not got correct.

Swimming will start in the last half term in June. For this children will need a swimsuit and a towel. Swimming hats will be provided however children can bring their own.

Class Dojo

You can keep up to date with what we are learning in class through Class Dojo. You can also message me through here if you have any questions about any work which your child has received.

If you have not already joined, please join by following this link:

https://www.classdojo.com/invite/?c=CYDJCXG

Our topic this half term is Muck, Mess and Mixtures.

What Are We Learning?

English

In English we are reading ‘Growing Chocolate’ by Alison Milford.
We will be examining the features of non fiction texts such as captions and flow charts. We will be exploring explanations and persuasive writing.

Maths

In Maths, we will be learning about addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Science

In Science we will be learning about minibeasts and their habitats and diet. We will also be looking at life cycles.

PSHE

In RE we will be learning about the Christmas Story. We will be finding out about Christian traditions and beliefs about Jesus.

Music

We will be following Charanga online this half term, looking at different beats and tempos!

Computing

In Computing, we will use Purple Mash to learn to code. We will control our own robot and create a simple game.