Hello, this is the Year Two's web page on our school web site. My name is Miss Raju and I am the Year Two teacher. Year Two is a fun class to be in which is full of exciting work. It is in Year Two where the children's personalities shine and they grow in confidence. All the children in the class are working hard and making good progress and the whole class really want to learn which makes it fun to be in our class.
Here is a guide to who's who in our class:
Miss Raju - Class Teacher
Mrs Humphrey - HLTA Teaching the class on a Friday afternoon and Teaching Assistant
Mr Gibson - Teaching Assistant
We have a busy timetable full of lots of subjects that the children enjoy, some days we cover 5 different subjects before we go home! Here are the topics we are going to cover this year:-
|Food - Oliver's Vegetables||What is our school made of?|
|Fairy Tales - story writing||Where did the racket come from?|
|Zoo - information writing||How will 5 a day help me to be healthy?|
|Ourselves||Why would a dinosaur not make a good pet?|
How can we grow our own salad?
|Computing||Humanities (Geography & History)|
|Programming, coding and controlling devices||What would Dora find exciting about our town?|
|Digital Exploration||What were people who lived in our town like 100 years ago?|
|Communicating and Collaborating||What was it like when the Queen came to the throne?|
|Multimedia||Where would you prefer to live England or Africa?|
|Music and Sound||Why do we like to be beside the seaside?|
|Collecting, Analysing, Evaluating and Presenting Data||How have Rosa Parks and Nelson Mandela helped to make the world a better place?|
|Design & Technology||Art|
|Puppets||Can buildings speak?|
|Winding mechanisms||Picture This - Using letters in art|
|Joseph's coat of many colours||Mother Nature Designer - building sculpture|
|Creation stories||The Long and Short of it|
|Places of Worship||Feel the pulse|
|What do stories of Jesus tell Christians how to live?||What's the score?|
|Who is an inspiring person and why?||Rain, rain go away|
|Athletics||Developing confidence & responsibility|
|Gymnastics||Developing a healthy, safer lifestyle|
Sex & relationship education
|Team games||Developing relationships|
Look out for the class timetables I send home with the children so you know what our week looks like and the topic lists I send home stating which topics are covered each half term.
On Friday afternoon Mrs Humphrey teaches the Year Two class whilst I plan for the week ahead; Mrs Humphrey is our Higher Level Teaching Assistant who is qualified to teach the children as a classroom teacher. The children work hard for her and produce some good work.