Year 2

Welcome To Class 2

Mrs Goodhew (Monday – Wednesday)

Mrs Wood (Wednesday – Friday)

y2@hfcps.co.uk

This term our whole school theme is ‘Festivals’.

Important Days – Things to remember

PE Days – Please come in your school PE kit on a Tuesday and Thursday.

PE on Thursday will be with Mr Newton.

Reading books will be sent home on a Friday after school and will need to be returned with a completed reading at home sheet on a Friday morning. Children will be rewarding in school for reading at home.

Homework

Children will be set a task weekly on My Maths from Friday 10th of September.

Children are expected to read at home daily.

Maths

In school we follow ‘My Mastery’.

During the Autumn Term we will complete the following units:

Numbers within 100

Addition and subtraction of 2 digit numbers

Addition and subtraction word problems

Mesures:Length

Graphs

Multiplication and division: 2, 5 and 10.

 

Your login is: hfps

Your password is: boostholy, then use your child’s login details.

 

English – Phonics, Reading and Writing

Phonics

In school we follow ‘Letters and Sounds’.

This term we are teaching phase 5  Phonics.

Resources to support your child at home:

T-L-5593-Phase-2-to-5-Tricky-Words-Word-Mat_ver_5

t-l-6226-phase-2-to-5-sound-mat-poster-_ver_3

T-L-5089-Common-Exception-Words-Years-1-and-2-Word-Mat_ver_9

Reading

Children take part in ‘Reciprocal Reading’ as part of their daily English lessons within the unit of work.

reciprocal-reading-guide-for-parents

 

RE

In school we follow ‘Come and See’.

This term our topics will be spread the word and rules.

Church Teaching

Spread the Word
  • Jesus promises to send the Holy Spirit.
  • The Ascension; Jesus returns to his Father in Heaven.
  • Pentecost: the gift of the Holy Spirit for all time.
  • Prayer to the Holy Spirit.
  • The power of the Holy Spirit in daily life.
  • Christians pass on the Good News of Jesus through the Holy Spirit.
  • The Resurrection of the dead.
Rules
  • Jesus’ commandment to love God and one another.
  • Jesus’ commandment to forgive each other.
  • Sin, the intention to do wrong deliberately.
  • Examination of conscience.
  • A prayer of sorrow.
  • Sacrament of Reconciliation: repentance, disclosure of sin, absolution and reparation.
  • The Sign of Peace at Mass.

 

Wider Curriculum

Here are some web links for our ‘communities’ theme.

We will be focusing on a key enquiry question: Is it a good thing to live near water?

https://www.google.co.uk/intl/en_uk/earth/

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/category/discover/geography/

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?Subject=12&AgeGroup=2