Harworth Church of England Academy

Welcome to Class 2 - Snowy Owls.

Hello everyone and welcome back after the Easter break. Please see below to find out what we will be learning this half term.

Summer term.

What are we learning about this half term?

English - Our writing will be inspired by a mixture of stories, poetries and animations. This half term we will be writing descriptions, stories and newspaper reports. We will also be practicing how to use apostrophes and commas correctly.

Maths - We are going to be learning about how to solve addition and subtraction problems using different methods. We will also be looking at work problems and how to use pictures to solve problems.

Science - We will be exploring different materials and conducting a range of experiments to compare what they can be used for.

Computing - We will be creating some stop-motion animations.

R.E -  We will be exploring belonging and how people feel about belonging to different groups.

P.E - We will be developing how we move in different ways linking are moves together using different speeds and levels.

History - We will be finding out about the life of Sir Tom Moore.

Art - We will be creating a range of art inspired by David Hackney.

Design and technology - We will be designing and creating a Ferris Wheel. 

French - We will learning the the days and months.

PSHE - We will be learning the difference between the things we want and the things we need.

Music - We will be creating rhythms to tell different stories including George and the Dragon.

Our Authors of the term is David Weisner and Benji Davies.

Our Scientist of the term is Rachel Carson - Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of.

Our Sportsperson of the half term is Michael Jordan – Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.

Our Artists of the half term is: Clarence Cliff/Kaneesha Kneed - Having a little fun at my work does not make me any less of an artist and people who appreciate truly beautiful and original creations in pottery are not frightened by innocent tomfoolery!

Our Composer for this half term is: Niccola Paganini – You are all artists. (Violin shoe story – kindness)

Learning at home.

The children have their own individual/class 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://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) 

https://app.bigmaths.com/home