Yangtze - Year Two
TThis half term we will answering the question ‘Could you be the next …?’ We will be looking at different athletes and why they are inspirational. We will also focus on health, fitness and hygiene. In Science we will be looking at healthy eating and how to keep our bodies healthy. In Literacy we will reading ‘The Twits by Roald Dahl.’ We will be focusing on writing character descriptions, diary entries and a book review. We have started reading The Twits this week and the children are really enjoying it. In maths we will be learning about position and direction, focusing on using the language clockwise, anticlockwise, quarter turn, half turn and three quarter turn. We will also be looking at solving one and two step problems by choosing an efficient method. Our RE topic is looking after our planet and we will be focusing on recycling and religious and non-religious views on how we can look after our plant. In Art we will be using fruits and vegetables to print in the style of William Morris. The weekly spelling test will take place on Thursdays. Learning logs will be sent out on a Friday and please remind your child to read every night. PE will be on Mondays and Tuesdays this half term. Please could you make sure your child has indoor and outdoor PE kits in school. Finally as the weather is getting warmer please could you make sure your child has a water bottle in school.