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St Martin's Church of England Primary School

Year 2

Welcome to Classes

Hazel Class - Miss Muff

Pine Class - Mrs Thomas and Mrs Middleton

Year 2 Home Learning w.c. 18th January
The children have been creating evil characters ready for their Traction Man stories, during their home learning this week. The children have done a fantastic job and we'd like to enjoy share some of their fantastic work.   Well done Year 2!

CURRICULUM OVERVIEW: For the latest Curriculum Termly Topic for Year 2 please see links at the bottom of this page.

 

2020/2021 EVENTS

 

Term 2 Superhero Topic:   We read a story about superheroes then we created our own. Here are some of our amazing superheroes that we created!

   

 

Year 2 Phonics Screening Check - Autumn Term 2:  A letter has been sent home to parents and carers to give details regarding the Year 2 Phonics Screening Check (please see a copy below).


Great Fire of London: Year 2 Pine and Hazel class children completed some fantastic Great Fire of London homework. Here are a few of their amazing pictures. Also, the children each wrote a fire poem which were then put together to create their fire display.

   

 

  
Amazing work Year 2!

 

 

    

 

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Year 2 Pupil School Meals: Your child currently receives Universal Free School Meals which will cease once they return to School in September as Year 3 pupils.

If you think you may be entitled to Free School Meals, please apply now to ensure you do not incur any meal charges in September.  You can click on the following Free School Meal Checker link and will receive a prompt reply to confirm whether your child is eligible: 

https://www.n-somerset.gov.uk/my-services/schools-learning/local-schools/schoolmeals/freeschoolmeals/

The only information they require is Parent, Carer, Guardian's National Insurance number (NI) or (NASS) number, Date of Birth and Surname.

 

Scooter Workshops: On 17th June, Year 2 classes welcomed Neville from For2Feet who took groups of children onto the back playground to polish up their Scooter Skills. The sessions are designed to increase childrens’ safety when out on their scooters as part of our 'Walk to School' initiative. The children then went out with him onto the pavements around the school so they could assess risks in the real world. The children had a fantastic time and the workshop sessions were a brilliant success.

 

 

WEBSITES FOR LEARNING AT ST. MARTIN'S
Just a reminder about some of the websites we use at school to help children learn that you can also access at home!

 

Edshed

https://play.edshed.com/login               

Spelling Shed and Maths Shed (pupils have their own log in name and password)

 

Reading Eggs:     

https://readingeggs.co.uk/  (pupils have log in details)

 

www.bugclub.co.uk
Children have their individual log in details in their reading record and teachers will update books as children complete the books and activities. YOU WILL NEED TO DOWNLOAD AN APP CALLED 'PUFFIN ACADEMY' IN ORDER TO PLAY CONTENT ON iPADS/SOME TABLETS. THE APP IS FREE TO DOWNLOAD

 

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?Subject=37
This website has links to lots of maths games that are both computer and tablet friendly- children can practise their counting and calculation skills.
 

www.crickweb.co.uk
Another website with maths and phonics games for both Early Years and KS1
 

www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ 
Another website that is used in school to help children to practise their phonic skills. There is a free section of games on this website.  

 

Espresso:

http://www.espresso.co.uk  

Username: student3749 Password: stmartins

Espresso online gives children access to useful resources to help them with their learning, covering a range of subjects.  A reminder of log in details has been sent home via email to parents.

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