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0113 2930280

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Naburn Road
Whinmoor, Leeds, LS14 2BL
United Kingdom

0113 2930280

White Laith Primary School is situated within Whinmoor in Leeds. Children and adults work together in an atmosphere of trust, respect and belonging. We aim to treat everyone with equal dignity and worth valuing their particular characteristics. The Staff and Governors are determined to make our school a place of excellence and the children
share that desire.

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Yangtze - Year Two

Welcome to Year 2! This half term we will answering the question ‘What is exciting about our city?’ We will be visiting Leeds city centre and Leeds Grand Theatre. We will be finding out about the features of cities and will be creating maps of where we live.

This half term we will be investigating different materials and their properties. We will discover what our school is made from. In Literacy we will be learning to write recounts and non-chronological reports. We will be reading books about Flat Stanley and will be reading books by the authors Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers.

In maths we will be learning about the value of each digit in 2 digit numbers. We will be using our number bonds to help us calculate. We will also go 2d and 3d shape spotting around our school.

Our RE topic is New Life and we will be finding out about birth ceremonies in different religions. In ICT we will be learning to control a floor turtle. In Art we will be sketching the Leeds Coat of Arms and will be creating collages of owls.

The weekly spelling test will take place on Thursdays and the weekly maths test will be taken each Friday. Children will also complete a Grammar Hammer challenge each week. PE will be on Tuesdays and Fridays this half term. We are looking forward to being coached by the Leeds Gym Club.  

Books we are reading in YEAR TWO: