Recovery Year 2 Yearly Overview 2020-21
Welcome to Year 2.
Your teachers are Miss Hayes (2H), Mrs Davies (2D) and Mrs Smith/Mrs Theakston (2TS).
You will be supported by Mrs Beasley, Mrs Auvache, Mrs Bilham and Mrs Hadley.
Week commencing 2nd November 2020
This week, in Year 2, we will be studying:
Maths: Place value in any 2-digit number (how many 10s and 1s) and adding/subtracting 10 to/from any 2-digit number.
English: Poetry, Reading Comprehension practise and Grammar test practise.
RE: All about a Baptism and what different symbols at a Baptism mean.
Science: Evaluating our topic of 'materials.'
History: The changes which were made after the Great Fire of London.
Reading is a very important skill and we ask that you read every night at home.
Each Monday, you will receive a Phonics book and this must be returned on Friday.
Each Thursday, you will be given a Reading Scheme book which must be handed in on the next Monday.
We encourage you to read other books that you have at home. Please remember that it is not only about reading books but also about understanding the text.
Each Wednesday, your homework will be saved here.
Please complete this by Sunday evening as we will be testing your knowledge in class to see who understands.
We need to know how to spell our Year 1 and 2 Common Exception words so please practise the following words:
1. great 2. half 3. hold 4. hour 5. improve 6. kind 7. last 8. many
9. mind 10. money
Discuss the meaning of each word and put it into a sentence orally.
Challenge 1: Practise doubling different numbers up to 10 (double 1, 2, 3 etc)
Challenge 2: Double numbers higher than 10 (double 11, 12, 13, 14 etc)
Which Times Table does doubling link to?