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Welcome to Year 2

Welcome to our Year 2 classes

Our classes and teachers in Year 2 are:

 

          SUPER DINOSAURS                           OWL BABIES                       HAPPY HEDGEHOGS

                                                                                                                                          

   Teacher: Mrs Charlotte Dumbell                Teacher: Mrs Julie Brame              Teacher: Mrs Fay Chamberlain

 

Our Teaching Assistants are:

    Mrs Debbie Fillingham, Miss Linsey Flanagan, Miss Tracey Swarbrick 

Year 2 Expectations as a Learner

Self Managers

*Know how to make an idea even better.*Prepared to listen to points made by others.*Show empathy. *Listen to and follow instructions independently. *Try out new ideas even if feeling nervous.

 

Effective Participators

*Know how to make an idea even better. *Prepared to listen to points made by others. *Show empathy. *Listen to and follow instructions independently. *Try out new ideas even if feeling nervous.

 

Resourceful Thinkers

*Have a go at something that may not work. *Use imagination to improvise. *Think of different ideas and possibilities when solving problems. *Improve learning by imitating others.

 

Reflective Learners

*Understand the factors that stop them from learning effectively. *Say who or what helps them learn and how and why they know. *Gauge when a task has been completed to the best of their ability. *Take time to consider experiences and what needs to be done next. *Check and edit own work.

Independent Enquirers

*Understand basics of cause and effect. *Devise sensible questions to ask different people. *Suggest a question which can be investigated. *Show thinking in different ways, e.g. mind map. *Plan and finish a task within a given time frame. *See the relationship between things and use to explain ideas to others.

 

Team Workers

*Work harmoniously and constructively with others in joint activity. *Make sure that everyone takes a turn when speaking. *Give feedback to others in a group on their performance. *Work readily in different teams. *Listen to and follow instructions independently.

 

 

PE

PE will be on Tuesday and Thursday. Please ensure that your child has their full PE kit in school at all times. All children need an indoor and outdoor PE kit.

Reading books

The children receive new reading books each week. Please read nightly and sign/comment in your child’s diary which needs to come to school every day.

Homework

This will be linked to current English and Mathematics class work and always supports learning. It will be sent home on Friday and will need to be returned prior to the following Friday.

Useful Information

Year 2 Parent Welcome Booklet

Year 2 timetable

Year 2 expectations booklet 2017

 

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