Week beginning Monday 11th July
Johnny - Include - For always including his friends in his playground games.
Lily - Include - For always thinking of others and recognising people's differences as a strength.
Week beginning 4th July
Izzy Lichman for excellence for always trying her best in all lessons.
Sam Tropp for respect for always using his manners and being polite to his peers and all staff.
Age appropriate magazines needed for Fridays (1.7.22) art and design lesson please.
Week beginning 20th June
Ella - Inspire - Ella never gives up and always perseveres when things get tough!
Poppy - Excellence - For her contributions in class during whole class discussions.
Jack, Rafael & Gabby - Excellence - For learning all the names in Ivrit for the family.
Week beginning 13th June
Sophia For include. She is always thinking of others and helping others at school.
Cole for include. He always lets people join in his games at break times.
W/B - 9th May
English - This week our story has been The Storm Whale. The children wrote amazing setting descriptions all about storms.
Maths - We have continued our work on fraction, finding 3/4 of shapes and amounts.
History - We learnt why the seaside was so popular 100 years ago. We also spoke about steam trains and Victorian times.
Art - This week we started a big art project in groups of three. We can't wait to share photos of these when they are finished in a few weeks.
PSHE - We recapped the PANTs rule and safe and unsafe touch.
Science - We continued our learning on animals and humans.
Music - We enjoyed singing with the year 4s again this week.
We need old comic books/children's magazines for our upcoming art project. Please send any in from today.
Week beginning 9th May
Zoe - Excellence - For writing an amazing shape poem with beautiful handwriting.
Jayden - Excellence - For trying hard with spellings and hand writing.
Seth - For beautiful art work using his sketching skills.
Sophia and Izzy Lichman - FOr working really hard in the lessons and joining in so well for Yom Ha'atzmaut.
English - See above for some fantastic photos of our English work this week.
Maths - This week we continue our work on fractions. If you have pizza or cake this weekend it might be worth talking about halves, thirds and quarters!
History - We were detectives in this weeks lesson and looked carefully at old photographs to see what we could learn about the past. We learnt that clothes and entertainment were very different in the past.
Art - We enjoyed learning about how to draw different expressions on faces.
PSHE - In our first lesson on ‘The Body’ and we spoke about names of private parts.
Science - We thought about our heart rate and what makes it beat faster.
Week beginning 3rd May 2022
Seth - Achieve - for writing a fabulous rhyming poem using his own ideas.
Jayden - Achieve - For completing the chilli challenge in History.
Week beginning 10th April
Excellence Daniel for improve his writing in English.
Include Maya for being such a kind and fair friend.
Maths - this week we have been learning about fact families e.g.
English - this week we finished our explanation texts that we have been working so hard on!
(they were brilliant!)
D&T - the children in year 2 love creating things out of paper, so this week we decided to make paper toys. We made snails and flying birds.
PSHE - this weeks lesson was all about different types of families. The children looked at many photos of diverse families in Britain and discussed them.
Week beginning 4th April
Respect - Poppy - For using and respecting the library and finding new vocabulary.
Respect - Izzzy Lichman - For using and respecting the library and finding new vocabulary.
Respect - Jonah - For using and respecting the library and finding new vocabulary.
W/B - 28.3.22
English - this week we have been looking at features of explanations texts. Explanation texts explain something e.g. how to care for an animal. Next week we will write our own explanation text.
Maths - we have continued to start to learn times tables. We learnt to count amounts of money using our multiplication skills e.g. 3 x 5p = 15p or 5 x 2p = 10p
Week beginning 28th March 2022
Skyla - For writing a great super hero story.
Mai J - For writing a great super hero story.
Ella - For trying hard in maths and never giving up.
Jonah - For participating well in the lessons.
Issy Jay - For participating well in the lessons.
Week beginning 21st March 2022
Achieve - Samuel Auerbach - For working independently.
Respect - Poppy Shields - For always using her manners and including people in her games.
Ivrit - Lily and Rafael - Excellence - For always participating and working hard.
Maths - This week we have been learning that multiplication is repeated addition. This means that 2+2+2 is the same as 3 groups of 2 or 3x2. We also used pictures to help us learn what an array is (see below) and how this links to multiplication.
English - At the beginning of the week we made our changes to our super hero story. Some children changed the main character and some children changed their super jet! Then we wrote our super hero story with an introduction, beginning, middle and an end.
Science - We have started learning about our new topic - Animals including Humans - and we have been finding out which animals offspring look like their adults and which do not.
It was so lovely to see so many parents in school at parents evening last night, we hope you enjoyed looking at the children's books. We are looking forward to welcoming lots more parents in next week on Tuesday for the next parents evening.
Week beginning 14th March 2022
Achieve - Jesse - for improving his writing and working so hard in every lesson.
Inspire - Zoe and Sophia - For being great role models.
W/B - 7.3.22
Maths - this week we have been practising counting in 3s, 5s and 10s.
English - amazing myths have been written by all the children. We are excited to share them with you at parents evening.
Geography - we have learnt the 7 continents and 5 oceans!
PSHE - we have had a think about what could help and harm our neighbourhood.
Science - we are continuing our learning on animals and humans.
Next week is STEM week and Purim - super exciting!
Another lovely week in year 2 filled with vibrant colours, investigative skills, singing about friendships, halving numbers and Encanto songs!
See below for photos of our week.
Next week we are writing our Myths - please complete the homework to help with this.