CARRDYKE FEDERATION
Welcome to Class 2

Latest News

 

Autumn Term  2017 starts on Tuesday the 5th September

 

 

The named safeguarding leads for Mrs Mary King's School are: Mr Sewell and Mrs Reid. If you have any safeguarding concerns regarding children make these staff members aware.

 

Local Authority Designated Officers for safeguarding concerns:

Anne Faulkener 01522 554668

Ursula Morton 01522 554674

 

 

 

 

 

Diocese of Lincoln Vision for Schools:

 

Excellence

 

Exploration

 

Encouragement

 

 

February 2017

Turrets and Tiaras

After half-term we will be learning about:

Literacy

Fairy tales

Recounts

History

Homes from the past

RE

Easter

Science

Materials

DT

Making homes

PE

Dance and gymnastics

Music

Percussion instruments

We will have daily RWI/Literacy lessons and Maths lessons.

 

Over the holiday’s please could you collect a shoe box and some cardboard tubes (not toilet rolls) for our DT project.

 

Mrs Wheatley & Mrs Boswell

Our Nativity Performance 2016

Nativity 1.JPG

 

January 2017

Africa

After Christmas we will be learning about:

Literacy

Handa’s surprise

Writing instructions to make fruit kebab’s

Acrostic poems

Geography

Africa

RE

Talking about God

Science

Winter

Healthy Eating

Art

Printing

Batik

PE

Dance and gymnastics

Music

Percussion instruments

ICT

Beebots

We will have daily RWI/Active English lessons and Maths lessons.

 

If you have any resources to support our learning they would be greatly appreciated in school.

 

Have a lovely Christmas!

The Carol Service December 2016

CarolService 1.JPG 

 

 

This half term our main topic will be Heroes.

 

We will be learning about Florence Nightingale and how she was a hero from the past.

 

We will be using the film ‘The Incredibles’ as a stimulus for our writing.

 

In Science we are going to be exploring different materials.

 

Our RE lessons will focus on learning about the festival of Easter.

 

In Art we will be exploring the work of Georgia O’Keefe.

 

The children will have a daily Read, Write Inc lesson or a Literacy lesson and a Numeracy lesson. We will do Guided Reading on a weekly basis where the children will read in a group with other children of the same ability and focus on their understanding of what they have read.

Children who are in Mrs Wheatley’s and Mrs Boswell’s literacy group will have spellings given to them to learn on a Thursday, then will be tested the following week.

 

Many thanks for your support,

Mrs R Wheatley & Mrs M Boswell

 

General organisation:

-P.E. will take place on a Monday and Wednesday but please ensure that your child has their named PE kit with them at all times.

-Homework- due in on a Monday.

-Reading books will be changed on Monday, Wednesday & Friday. We do not regularly hear the children read these books as we listen to the children read in small groups during RWI and guided reading.

-Jumpers/water bottles-please ensure these are clearly labelled.

-If you have any concerns about your child please do not hesitate to contact us in school.

 

The who’s who of class 2!

Mrs Wheatley is the classteacher on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday.

Mrs Boswell is the classteacher on Thursday & Friday.

Mrs Cowling is the classroom assistant.

 

What did you do at school today?... PLAY!

During their first year at school children undertake much of their learning through play and as they move into class 2 this is still very important. The classroom is organised in a very similar way to a reception classroom with different learning zones such as construction, sand, water, role play, writing, outdoor play etc. Just as in reception the day is structured to include direct teaching opportunities either as a whole class or in small groups as well as structured play. As the year progresses and it is appropriate for the needs of the children, the amount of direct teaching time increases.

 

 

 

 

Latest News

 

Autumn Term  2017 starts on Tuesday the 5th September

 

 

The named safeguarding leads for Mrs Mary King's School are: Mr Sewell and Mrs Reid. If you have any safeguarding concerns regarding children make these staff members aware.

 

Local Authority Designated Officers for safeguarding concerns:

Anne Faulkener 01522 554668

Ursula Morton 01522 554674

 

 

 

 

 

Diocese of Lincoln Vision for Schools:

 

Excellence

 

Exploration

 

Encouragement