Welcome to our Year 2 class page.
Please find below an overview of information covered at our new class meeting in September:
|Who works in the class?||Mrs SpencerÂ & Mrs RhodesÂ are teachers. Mrs Heng is theÂ teaching assistant. MrsÂ Mercer-BrownÂ teaches music and RE on Wednesday afternoon.|
|What are this terms topics?||A whole school topic grid is on the curriculum page of the website. Individual year group grids are on class pages.|
|When are spelling tests?||Spellings are taught within school using our spelling packs or within Read, Write Inc sessions|
|When are arithmetic/mental maths tests?||Tuesday|
|When is homework sent out?||English and maths homework is sent home each week on WednesdayÂ and returned on the following Tuesday. A topic homework grid is also sent home.|
|What are procedures for reading books?||Reading books are changed as soon as your child has completed the book and will only be changed if their reading record is signed.|
|When are PE days?||Monday andÂ Friday|
|PE kit is coloured house t-shirt (red, green, yellow or blue depending on house), black shorts and black pumps. Kit should be in school ready for every PE lesson. Please make sure that childrenâ€™s PE kit is clearly named.|
|Rewards for hard work & good behaviour.||All children can earn house-points for their house and for themselves. Smile & Good Work assemblies Â Maths stars Class reward charts|
|Consequences for lack of effort and poor behaviour||Behaviour boards â€“ Â green â€“ amber – red Letters home for 3 Always tickets in a week lost or 3 Reflection Room sessions at lunchtime over a half-term|
|Anything else relevant for your year group||Mrs Rhodes covers Monday. Mrs Spencer covers Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. We are both available on a Wednesday morning if you wish to speak to us together.|
A short video aimed at parents and carers about the new National Curriculum tests.
We hope you enjoy reading our news and looking at our pictures to find out about all the exciting things we have beenÂ doing in our class.
- Hollins Grundy Curriculum Overview 2015 16 (Year 2)