Harworth Church of England Academy - Snowy Owls (Y2)

Harworth Church of England Academy

“Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.” Proverbs 22:6

Welcome back, I hope that you have all had a wonderful summer break and have had lots of fun playing and going for adventures in the sun. Below are the topics for this term and general information for the class. Please email snowy@harworth.snmat.org.uk and I will get straight back to you if you have any questions.

  • Our Author of the half term is: Jessica Souhami.
  • Our Artist of the half term is: Nick Mackman
  • Our Composer for this half term is: Beethoven.

Autumn Term.

What are we learning about this half term?

Literacy - We will be reading the Leopard's drum by Jessica Souhami and Insect detective by Steve Voake.

We will be focusing on handwriting, using different punctuation correctly, noun phrases and conjuctions.

Maths - We will be working on our number bonds to 20, writing numbers correctly, addition and subtraction methods, place value to 100, 2D shapes, 3D shapes and symmetry.

Science - We will be learning about different animal habitats including micro habitats.

Computing - We will be developing our word processing skills.

R.E - We will be exploring the story of Creation from Genesis.

P.E - We will be doing a wide range of fun activities that will encourage team work.

Geography - We will be comparing out local area to the island of Jamaica.

Design and technology - We will be making puppets inspired by the leopard's drum story.

French - We will be learning the names of different animals.

SCARF - We will be looking at different ways that we can stay healthy.

The children have their own individual logins for the websites below to help them to build on their school learning at home.

https://ttrockstars.com/ (Children will already have this login)

https://play.numbots.com/ (Children will already have this login)

https://pages.sumdog.com/ (Same login as TTrockstars/Numbots)

https://spellingframe.co.uk/ (Children will already have this login)

https://connect.collins.co.uk/school/portal.aspx (KS1 - Please email if you need to login details)

https://family.gonoodle.com/ (no login required)