In Class 2....
Class 2 - Years 1 and 2
Class Teachers: Mrs Simpson and Mrs Wallace (Wednesday afternoons)
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Teaching assistants: Miss Gotze and Mrs McFarlane
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The theme this term is Dinosaurs and Volcanoes.
The class will be taught maths using the White Rose Maths planning. Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation will be taught using Babcock's "No Nonsense Grammar and Spelling" curriculum. Phonics will be taught using the "Letters and Sounds" curriculum which will transition to "Success for All" later this term..
In Science, this term the class are learning about Plants with a trip to RHS Gardens Rosemoor in June.
Our art work this term the children will be learning about the artist William Morris.
Geography - Why does it matter where our food comes from?
History - Our area of study for history will be the fossil hunter Mary Anning with a visit from our storyteller Steve Manning to make this story come alive.
Computing - following our Purple Mash curriculum units focusing on grouping and sorting, coding and spreadsheets.
Music - pupils will learn following the "Charanga" music scheme.
PE - following our Get Set 4 PE Curriculum focusing on net and wall skills, athletics and striking and fielding. The children will also have weekly cricket lessons with an external coach until half term. Our whole school sports day will be on Thursday, 26th May. Class 2 will take part, in family groups, during the afternoon.
RE - Our areas of study will be "Who is Muslim and what do they believe?"
DT - the children plan, make and assess how to make free an item using joining and sewing techniques.
PHSEE - Our PHSEE learning will follow our rolling programme using "We Eat Elephants" programme of study to complement our learning.