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We are healthy in Year 2!

Friday 15th September | 1 comment
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This week in Year 2, we started our new topic “Be Healthy”. We talked about what we need to do to keep our bodies healthy. We thought about what we typically eat and drink in a day and if we choose ‘5 a day’. We are sending home a learning log today: How do you keep healthy?

English

In English this week we have been using our senses to help us generate vocabulary for poetry. We particularly enjoyed using our senses to write a poem about different fruits! Can you guess which fruit we thought was sour?!

We have also started reading the story ‘The Twits’ as a class. In today’s English lesson, we used adjectives in a list poem about what is in Mr Twit’s beard. We also introduced the term possessive apostrophe.

 

Maths

This week in maths we have been partitioning 2 digit numbers. We used part whole models to show how to partition a number into tens and ones.

We have thought about different ways to partition numbers. For example:

36 = 30 + 6

36 = 20 + 16

36 = 10 + 26

We used this activity in class today to practise partitioning 2 digit numbers.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/place-value/place-value-charts

Reminders:

  • Please ensure that you have a full PE kit every Monday and Thursday (2LO) and Tuesday and Thursday( 2LA).
  • Reading books can be changed any day. Please aim to be changing books at least twice a week.

 

Next week….

Don’t forget it’s our Thackray Medical Museum trip next week.

2Lo- Wednesday 20th September

2La- Thursday 21st September

Please come in school uniform as normal. Don’t forget a packed lunch.

We will be starting some artwork next week and would like you to bring in any spare collage materials you may have at home. in particular, we would like tin foil, sponges, sponge cloths, wool and bubble wrap.

One response to “We are healthy in Year 2!”

  1. Amanda (Daniel's Mum) says:

    What a busy but fantastic week! Daniel told me all about reading The Twits at school, we have been reading it at home too.

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