Class 1 - Year 2

Information about Class 1

Our teachers are Mrs Varley (Monday and Tuesday) and Mrs Pitt (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday). 

Our teaching assistant is Mrs Kirkwood.

Mrs Tibbetts also works in our class.

 

We do P.E. on Tuesdays and Fridays.

We will be doing Willow School on Tuesdays. It may not be every week but it is best to bring Willow School kit in and leave it in school.

 

Homework will be given on a Thursday afternoon ready to hand in on the following Tuesday morning.

 

Reading

Children will read at school each week and will be given a reading book for home.

They will have a reading journal for you and school to record how they have got on.

Please ensure reading journals are sent to school everyday and all reading books are returned.

Children will not be given a new book to read at home until they have returned their old one, which needs to be scanned out.

Children will win PRIZES the more they read!!

 

Topic - Our topic this term is - 'Home and Away'

We will be comparing our country to Australia.

We will look at the climate, different animals, people and places.

We will also look at aboriginal art and traditional tales.

Your child will receive a bank of topic words and information about the topic for homework. Please learn key words and facts about Australia to support your child.