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Learning

Year 2 Staff

Mrs Holman

2.1 Penguin Class
KS1 Phase Leader

Mrs Rutter

2.2 Polar Bear Class

What's been happeningYear 2

Art

Year 2 children enjoyed creating observational drawings of leaves and flowers in their sketch books. They took great care to add detail and to draw what they could see.

 

What's been happeningYear 2

Geography

Year 2 have had fun exploring maps of the UK and finding out about the different countries and their capital cities. They used the directional language of North, East, South and West to state where the countries lie in relation to each other.
The children have also found out about physical and human features and sorted them as a group. They discussed where each of the pictures should so and worked together to complete their posters of different physical and human features.

 

What's been happeningYear 2

English

Year 2 have been creating story maps for their journey stories. They have also explored the characters by using role play . They have been learning about past tense by playing a game and they found features of journey stories too .

 

What's been happeningYear 2

Partitioning

Year 2 have been partitioning into tens and ones. With a partner, children used part-whole models to show two-digit numbers in different ways.

 

What's been happeningYear 2

Place Value

Year 2 have been exploring place value to 20 by using equipment such as dienes and bead strings. We learnt some new vocabulary, ‘digit’ and ‘numeral’ and counted using a Gattegno chart. We’re having lots of fun in Maths!