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Week Beginning 26 March 2018

MESSAGES

  • International Week – Week beginning 26 March. Please join us on:
  • Monday 26 March 8:25am in the Primary Playground as we begin our International Week with a song.
  • Thursday 29 March 9:00am for our International Parade, we encourage all children (and adults) to come dressed in special clothing from their home country. Our Chatterbox café will be open for refreshments during this time.
  • Do you want to read a story? We would like parents to come and read a story to the children as we are celebrating International Week. Choose a story related to a country of your choice and share it with the children! If you would like to participate, email your class teachers so that they can arrange a convenient time.
  • Phonics will not take place next week as we will assess and re-group the children ready for the start of the next term.

LITERACY

Year 2 will look at stories from around the world in line with International Week. We will read The Baobab Tree and The Four Dragons.

KEY VOCABULARY

Stories, cultures, read, share, International Week

MATHS

This week we will learn about division. We will work at different division strategies using a number line and mental methods and then find the inverse. The children will use the RUCSAC method (Read, Underline, Choose, Solve, Answer and Check) to solve word problems.

KEY VOCABULARY

Multiply, repeated addition, arrays, division, groups, word problems, number sentences

STEAM THEME

This week we will focus on activities related to International Week. We will compile a Fact file about the country we come from or have visited. We will also look at a world map and identify the countries where children say they came from and find the flag of each of the countries. Using the atlas and or internet resources children will locate where in the world rainforests are found and colour the countries that have them. They can then select one of the countries to find out more information.

KEY VOCABULARY

Rainforest, animals, jungle, animals, dead, alive, habitat, Mammals, fish, Arthropods, Birds, Reptiles, Amphibians, food chains, layers, predators, prey, food chains

COMPUTING

Children will learn about E-Safety and ways to keep safe on the internet. They will look at the personal details they cannot share on the internet. Using this information, they will create a poster showing the importance of keeping safe online.

KEY VOCABULARY

Online, e-safety, safe, risk, personal details

PSHCE

Our PSHE theme this week is COMPASSION. Children will be learning what compassion means and about mindfulness and empathy.  Children will be exploring what empathy means and in what situations we feel empathy and how we can help in those situations.

KEY VOCABULARY

Collaboration, groups, teamwork, skills, cooperation

DUTCH

Deze week ontwerpen we ons eigen dinokwartet.  We zoeken informatie op over verschillende soorten dinosaurs en bespreken verschillende criteria om hen te ordenen. 

Tijdens de spellingsles oefenen we woorden met de voorvoegsels be-, ge- en ver-.

MANDARIN

Mandarin Y2 MNDC1/C2-Ms Zhang and Ms Wang

Homework for this weekend: Finish worksheet on topic of Time (Part 1).

Next week we will study Book 4A Lesson 3 Time (Part 2).

Mandarin Y2 MNDC3-Ms Dai

Homework for this weeknd: Share a rhyme with your family.

Next week we will be working on the Topic of In the Garden. Children will be able to share what they can see in the garden.

Mandarin Y2 MNDCN-Ms Liu and Ms He

本周我们的作业是复习所学的内容。

下周我们将学习《小小的船》。能借助拼音读准“船、弯、两、头、看、见、闪、蓝”8个生字的字音,了解在语境中的意思,正确书写;能借助笔画、笔顺、部首及自己的识字方法主动识记生字;能借助拼音朗读短文,做到不添字、不漏字,能有感情地读出自己的感受;能背诵课文;感受晴朗夜空的美丽,培养学生想象能力,激发热爱大自然的感情。

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