Year 2

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AUTUMN (1) September 2019

Our work in Science will focus upon materials and their properties and uses. Could you encourage your child to find different materials around your home and discuss their uses?

In Geography the children will learn about their local area and then compare it with the Isle of Coll.

Important information
Weekly homework will consist of most weeks: 1. Reading book—minimum of 3 times a week 2. Spellings 3. English 4. Maths
Homework: Given out: Friday Due in: Wednesday

PE Kit to be brought in at the beginning of the half term and will be kept in school for the half term. PE kit: – red shorts, white t shirt and black pumps
Spelling Test – Friday
Reading books – Remember our target is 3 reads a week! Please bring book bags in regularly so your child can have their books changed. The books are changed on Monday and Friday Milk—If your child has milk the cost of this is 10p a day which can be paid daily or weekly.

Things to remember
In English we will be learning about riddles and will even write one soon about an animal!

In Maths we will be focusing on number and place value. The children will develop their knowledge of partitioning and comparing and ordering numbers


To help with your child’s education here are two useful links when reading to your child and hearing your child read.

Ten Benefits of Reading for your Child
Ten Tips On Hearing Your Child Read

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