Welcome to Year 2!
Class Teacher: Mrs Sutton Teaching Assistant: Denise Turner
Year 2 have recently been learning all about different shapes and their properties.
They have been learning the difference between 2D and 3D shapes, and all the relevant vocabulary they need to describe and categorise shapes.
Year 2 can now describe 2D shapes using the terms: sides, vertex/vertices, straight, curved.
Year 2 can now describe 3D shapes using the terms: faces, vertex/vertices, apex, edges, flat, curved.
Along with learning shape properties, Year 2 have also been learning about symmetry. They can practice matching and sorting symmetrical pictures, shapes and patterns here:
Play this game to help you find the lines of symmetry of different shapes in the garden:
You can practise completing patterns using shapes here:
Year 2 are learning about number and practising number patterns. We can count forwards and backwards in 2s, 5s and 10s!
You can practise your times tables at home by clicking the pictures to follow the links:
You can practise counting at home by clicking the pictures to follow the links:
In English, Year 2 are using their learning about Explorers and Adventurers to write reports on Captain James Cook.
They are concentrating on writing using question words to generate subheadings, not forgetting the question marks of course!