Lydd Primary School

Lydd Primary School
Village Academy

A Message from the Class Teacher

Welcome to Dolphin’s Class! We are a year 2 class who enjoy learning new things, whether it be through delving into our latest literacy book, using our maths skills to solve the latest problem solving challenge or learning through history, geography and the creative curriculum in our exciting topic work! We hope you enjoy having a look around our website!

TERM 5 UPDATE - What will we be learning this term?

Have a look below to see what we will be up to this term!

English

Flotsam - David Weisner

Sea Of Dreams - Dennis Nolan

Quest - Aaron Becker

Jumanji - Chris Van Allsburg

Tuesday - David Weisner

Falling Angels - Colin Thompson

Return - Aaron Becker


We will be sharing and enjoying stories, writing instructions, poems and recounts, describing characters and settings and role playing. We study each book for a few weeks using the book to cover as many forms of writing as possible. Through that work we will look at things like adjectives/nouns/verbs/adverbs, cursive handwriting, direct speech, conjunctions, exclamations and questions, punctuation, developing vocabulary, expanded noun phrases, similes, fronted adverbials and phonics/spelling.

 

Maths

We will be revisiting:

Missing numbers and inverse operations

Fractions of a quantity

Finding change

3D shapes - names, properties and 2D shapes on the faces of 3D shapes

4 operations - multiplication with arrays

4 operations - division with sharing circles and using knowledge of times tables

4 operations - addition and subtraction (expanded method)

Telling the time to the 5 minute mark


 

Topic – Under the Sea

Great White Shark fact file

Titanic

Lifeguards and coast guard

Fishing villages

Coral reef

Ships and submarines

These are just some of the things we will touch upon on this topic!