Holy Family Catholic Primary School

To work, to pray, to play in the Light of the Lord

Welcome to Year Two!

 

  Welcome to Year 2's Page!

 

We are Year 2 led by Miss Fletcher

This academic year we have done lots of exciting things. Take a look at some of these exciting things:

 

Muck Mess and Mixtures topic:

We learnt about different artists and how they created their work. We got our hands very messy to create a range of artwork. In English we learnt how to write short stories and instructions. In Maths we continued to develop our mental maths skills through a range of fun activities.

 

Great Fire of London:

We found out all about the Great Fire of London. We looked at how and where the fire started and why it had spread so quickly. In English we looked at writing letters, newspaper reports and diary entrances. In Maths we learnt how to use the bar model method for multiplication and division.

 

Castles and Turrets:

Last term our new topic was Castles and Turrets. We looked at the development of castles overtime and how castles would have defended themselves. In English we learnt about what a traditional tale is and how to write a traditional tale. In Maths we learnt all about money.

 

Pirates:

Our Pirate topic was very exciting last term. In this topic we will looked at the lives of significant individuals (sea explorers) and how they influenced out life today. In English we looked at non-chronological reports and learned the skills needed to write a report. In Maths we used the bar model method to work out fractions.

 

Minibeast:

Our topic this term is Minibeasts! In this topic we go on a minibeast hunt and identify, name and compare a range of minibeasts. We will learn about what a life cycle is and we will look at different minibeast life cycles. In English we will lean about recounts and how to write a recount. In Maths we will learn how to tell time to quarter hour.

 

We have lots of fun learning in class. Take a look at our photos...