Year 2 Beech 2017 - 2018
Assistant Head Teacher
Mrs Allmand and Mrs Wood welcome you to Beech Class
We are a team of staff and Year 2 pupils who work hard and enjoy learning.
Mrs Allmand will teach Monday to Thursday and Mrs Wood will support each morning and cover Mrs Allmand on Friday morning.Miss Keegan will teach Science on Friday afternoon.
PE is on Monday and Thursday
All pupils NEED a -white t-shirt, black shorts and black pumps.Please make sure it is labelled with the child's name. It should be brought to school in a pump bag and left on their peg for the half term.
Mr Stubbs will teach the Thursday session.
Summer Term - Our School topic is WATER. Year 2 will focus on a the stories about 'The Lighthouse Keeper' by Ronda Armitage and 'Dougal the Deep Sea Diver' by Simon Bartram. This will be supplemented in our topic where we will learn about Australia, and in particular the Great Barrier Reef.
Spring Term- Our topic this term is Food. We are reading the book "Jack and the baked beanstalk" by Colin Stimpson, We will learn about where food comes from, Food from different countries and end with a food treat!
Autumn B- Our topic and literacy work is based around the amazing author Roald Dahl and the illustrator Quentin. We will read the stories and poems, explore the art work and produce our own.
Autumn A- our topic is 'Toys' We will be learning toys in the past and present and also around the world.Our literacy focus is based on the Old Bear stories by Jane Hissey.
'Parents Evening' Thank you to everybody who attended the evening. It was lovely to see you. Please don't hesitate to see me about anything relating to your child's learning or well being.
Please see our termly class newsletter for more information about our learning this term.
As the term goes on take a look on our gallery for photos of our work.
www.ictgames.com (maths, phonics and English games used in class)
www.percyparker.com (learn the timestables by singing the songs. 10x 5x 2x)
www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/keystage1/ (English, Maths and Science activities)
Dont forget to log into 'Sumdog' to improve your literacy and numeracy skills. It's fun and can be accessed at home.
Files to Download
Year 2 Beech: News items
INSET DAY MONDAY 4th JUNE, by Mrs Allmand
Down's Syndrome Awareness Day Wednesday 21st March 2018, by Mrs Richards
Top tips for sharing books with your child, by Mrs Allmand
Year 2 Beech: Gallery items
Breakfast party for Beech Class, by Mrs Allmand
KS1 music assembly, by Mrs Richards
Exploring our local habitat - Animals and their habitats, by Mrs Richards