About Class 2…

Class 2 is made up of Year 1 and 2 pupils in a mixed aged setting. Class 2 is led by Mrs Hodgkinson. Mrs Hodgkinson is an experienced teacher who loves to make learning fun in a stimulating environment. Mrs Hodgkinson is supported by Mrs Sumner and Mrs Broome and together they help to make sure all pupils achieve the very best they can.

 

Important Information

Reading…

Reading books should be read each night, please help your child to read and enjoy their book and write a comment in their diary to show us that your child has read or any comments you would like to pass on. Reading books will be changed on a Monday if they are brought in with the diary signed by an adult. Lots of children enjoy reading through Bug Club and this could be used if your child has finished their books. In addition the children will bring home a class library book to share at home. The children are listened to reading in school throughout the week in Guided Reading activities and English tasks.

 

Homework/Homework Diaries…

Homework diaries are checked on a Monday but should be in school daily. Please check the ‘Homework’ section of the school website weekly to find your child’s homework tasks. Homework is allocated on EducationCity on a Monday and is expected to be completed online by following Monday. 

 

Spelling… 

Spellings are given out on a Monday and pupils will be tested on the following MondaySpelling lists are allocated weekly in the Monster Phonics Spelling book, please encourage your child to practise at home, both verbally and in written form. Spelling scores will be recorded weekly in the Monster Phonics Spelling book. If you would like to support your child further, you will find a list of words that the children are expected to know by the end of KS1 in the back of their homework diaries.

 

Water Bottles…

Please ensure your child has a labelled water bottle in school each day. Water bottles will be sent home daily to be washed and should be returned on the following day. The children are asked to place their water bottles in a designated place as they come into school in the morning. Mrs Hodgkinson has a ‘drink to think’ mantra that she regularly shares with the children. Children have access to their water throughout the day and are encouraged to drink regularly.

 

Labelled Clothing…  

Please ensure ALL school clothing, shoes, bags and water bottles are clearly labelled with both forename and surname. Children will be encouraged to store clothing in their personal lockers when they are not wearing it.

 

PE…

PE will take place on a Tuesday and Wednesday each week. One of these sessions will be taught by a specialist PE teacher. Full PE kits are required in school each day and can be kept in children’s lockers. These will be sent home each half term for washing.

 

Open Door Policy…

We very much welcome and encourage parents to contact us should they have any queries or concerns. Due to the current circumstances, if you have any issues, please contact the school office so we can arrange a mutually convenient telephone appointment.

 

Summer Holiday Task…

                 

 

OPENING SOON…Bertie’s Bakery…

                                                                           

Mrs Hodgkinson and Mrs Sumner are very excited to see you all in September. We have some really fun activities for you all to take part in. Our Topic for the Autumn term will be ‘The Great Fire of London’. We will be learning all about London with the help of Paddington Bear and we will use a variety of resources to learn about how the Great Fire of London started and why it is so famous. Please see our Topic web below for more information about what we will be learning in Class 2 during the Autumn Term...

 

 

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Class 2 Documents