Welcome to Penny Bridge CE Academy and Nursery

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 Y2 (Swaledales)

 

Welcome

Welcome back after what we trust was an enjoyable holiday break. The Autumn term is always a busy one and we have lots to share with you! We have really enjoyed the first week of school with the children and have enjoyed getting to know new characters in the class and sharing stories about our summer holidays!

This year the children in Year 2 will be taught by Mrs Armstrong on a Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and Miss Sharp on a Thursday and Friday. Mrs Barker is our Teaching Assistant who will be supporting the children in Literacy and Numeracy in the mornings. Ms Yusuf will support our afternoon creative curriculum sessions, teaching French and Computing on Mondays and Fridays. Mrs Nayman will also be working with the children.

In Year 2 we help the children to develop their ability to work and think independently. We encourage the children to become responsible for their own belongings and considerate towards others particularly in the working classroom. All children are monitors and have an individual responsibility for an area or job in the classroom.

 

Our topic this term is “The World on our Doorstep” with a focus on food and farming. 

Our Spring Term topic is "Famous Faces", We are going to learn about the lives and times of significant historical figures such as Florence Nightingale and Grace Darling.

Summer term's topic is “Whatever The Weather”.  We will continue with our cross curricular approach to learning, linking subject areas to a common theme.  The children will study seasonal weather patterns in the UK and around the world.  They will find out about hot and cold places and will make comparisons between our locality and a contrasting area in Kenya.

 

Letters

Class Letter Autumn 2015

Class Letter Spring    2016

Class Letter Summer 2016

SATs Letter 

 

Timetable

Year 2 Timetable Autumn 2015

 

Yearly Coverage

Year 2 Curriculum Map

 

Planning/Learning Journeys

Summer Term

Literacy 1

Literacy 2

Literacy 3

Numeracy

Numeracy Topic 1

Numeracy Topic 2

Science

History

Geography

RE

PE

Computing

French

Spring Term

Literacy 1

Literacy 

Numeracy

Numeracy Number

Numeracy Topic 1

Numeracy Topic 2

Numeracy Topic 3

Science

RE

History

Computing 

PE

French

 

Autumn Term

Literacy 1

Literacy 2

Numeracy

Numeracy Topic

Science

RE

Geography/History

Computing

PE

French

 

Topic Web

Topic Web Autumn 2015

Topic Web Spring 2016

Topic Web Summer 2016

 

Creative Curriculum 

Harvest Week 

 

 

Take a look at our class displays

 

 

Year 2 Gymnastics Team

The team entered the Ulverston Cluster Key competition and they successfully performed a floor sequence and a vault.