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Week Beginning 13 February 2017

MESSAGES

  • Please note that there will be no ECAs on Tuesday 21 or Thursday 23 February due to Parent Teacher Conferences.  BISCAP and Swimming will not be affected.
  • Raincoat and Cold Weather- Please ensure that your child brings a raincoat to school for the wet weather and a coat now that the temperature has dropped.
  • Swimming - Please be aware that the days are getting colder and wetter so please dress your child accordingly.  On swimming days girls may wear dark leggings and matching dark socks instead of tights to make it easier for them to get dressed.  A warm hat is also recommended.

LITERACY

In Literacy the children will be studying the book The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson. They will be writing postcards from the snail or the whale from the different places they visit in the book. Whilst writing the postcards they will focus on ensuring they use apostrophes for contracted words such as didn’t or can’t.

KEY VOCABULARY

Contractions, didn’t, can’t, isn’t, aren’t

MATHS

The children will be learning to recall their times tables at speed. They will be playing several fun games and singing songs to help learn multiplication facts. You could help at home by ensuring that your child is able to recall at least their 2, 5 and 10’s times table.

KEY  VOCABULARY

Multiply, times, repeated addition

THEMED LEARNING

The children will be learning how to use an atlas. They will track the journey made by the snail and the whale in Julia Donaldson’s book and use the atlas to find out more information about the places they visited. 

KEY VOCABULARY

Grid references, countries, human features, physical features

COMPUTER PROGRAMMING  AND  DIGITAL LITERACY

The children will learn how to code using two or more variables.

KEY VOCABULARY

Computer, laptop, coding, Expresso, software, program, keyboard, mouse, input, output, code, direction

PSHCE

This week we will be talking about feeling positive about ourselves and the world around us.

Mandarin

Y2 C2

Topic: Good Friends

Children will learn the sentence patterns: 我有wo you ……个朋友ge peng you。/ I have (numbers) friends. 他ta/她是小学生ta shi xiao xue sheng。/ He/She is a primary student. We will discuss how to use 他(ta) / 她(ta) and practice the usage  via language activities.

Homework: worksheet (write and match)

Y2 C3

Topic: Monkey King Book 2A-- Lesson. 4 Breakfast

Student will learn food words for breakfast

Homework: Finish worksheet on this topic

Y2 MND02CN

本周我们将学习课文《轰隆隆》,背诵儿歌。学习生字词:来去、千万、谁、别。

作业:抄写生词:来去、千万、谁、别。

DUTCH

De kinderen van year 2 zijn nu echte ridders en jonkvrouwen met een eigen wapenteken en goede manieren!  Deze week gaan we van start met het opstellen van het script voor het SDS Blijspel op 1 maart.

Tussen de bedrijven door gaan we van start met het afnemen van de CITO –toetsen.  We maken voldoende tijd vrij om de kinderen de kans te geven de toetsen op eigen tempo af te werken.

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