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**School closes for the summer on Tuesday 23rd July 2019 @2.00pm - reopens on 4th September 2019**

Summer 2 IPC PROJECT : We are what we eat

Entry Point:  TBC

Exit Point: TBC


    We will know:

    • the basic parts of the body and say which is associated with each sense
    • the basic needs of animals, including humans, for survival (water, food and air)
    • the importance for humans of exercise, eating the right amounts of different types of food, and hygiene.
  • Geography

    We will know:

    • the names and locations of the world's seven continents and five oceans, and the countries of the UK (in relation to where food is grown and exported from)
    • seasonal and daily weather patterns in the UK and the location of hot and cold areas (in relation to foods grown and eaten around the world) 
  • Technology

    We will be able:

    • to plan and design a healthy meal, and its packaging. 
  • History

    We will know:

    • about food during WW2 and learn about why food was rationed. 
  • Art

    We will know:

    • about artists like Guiseppe Archimbolo and Carl Warner and we will experiement with making pictures with real objects. 
  • maths
    • continuing to ‘master’ addition and subtraction using vertical method
    • learning about the inverse withmulitiplicationand division
    • learning to tell the time to the closest 5 minutes 
    • learning to subtract mentally 
    • measuring length using mmcm and m
  • English

     We will be able to: 

    • We will be able to 

    • write stories based on The Tortoise’s Dream. 


    We will include these things in our writing:

    • Noun phrases (adjective + noun) 
    • Writing using commas in a list
    •  Starting sentences in different ways
    • Using different sentence types in our writing

    We will continue to improve our SPaG knowledge, skills and understanding, in particular: writing simple sentences, using question marks and creating extended noun phrases.        

  • statutory SPELLING LISTS

  • Message for Parents

    Year 2 Parents:  School receives money for every free school meal child that attends so please apply for Free School Meals for September. If your application is successful your child will be given a FREE PE kit, you will get free meals next school year and, most importantly, the school will receive an extra ££££££ of funding. We would encourage all parents to look at the link below to see if you are entitled to free meals, even if your child is currently getting a school meal because they are in Reception or KS 1. So, please speak to our office staff or complete the form that has been emailed to you. 

    Click here to be directed to an e-form to apply for free school meals.


Home Learning

Home learning tasks are set every week :

Task Given out Due Back
Mathletics Thursday Tuesday
Phonics / Spelling Thursday Tuesday

Project Homelearning: 


Phonics / Spelling: Children from Year 2 will be given a phonics and spelling book and will be asked to complete specific sections of this each week.

Mathletics: Every child has a username and password for the Mathletics website. Class teachers will allocate between one and three tasks per week for each child to complete. This will either be linked to current class learning or the child’s personal targets. Usernames and passwords should be written in every child’s reading journal but can be requested from the school office if they are lost / forgotten.

Things to remember

PE is on Mondays and Tuesdays.

  • Remember to have your P.E kits in this days (including plimsoles).
  • Make sure you have leggings or tracksuit bottoms as we will be outside for P.E unless it is raining.

    Can You Help?

    Do you have knowledge or resources about our project?

    Could you give some time to come into class to help with reading? Please come and talk to your child’s teacher if you can help!

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