Bees (Y2)

Mrs Preece

Welcome to Bees

Our teacher is Mrs Preece who is accompanied by Miss Jones.

In Year 2 we work hard to be the best that we can and we have lots of fun along the way!

 

Important information:

Maths and English homework will be given out on Friday and returned the following Thursday. A piece of Maths or English can be accessed via Google classrooms each week too.

Spellings are given out on Monday and expected to be practised regularly during the week. Spelling test is on Friday morning.

Times Tables Test is also on Friday morning.

Reading books are changed by the child with guidance from teaching staff. Each child is expected to read regularly at home (at least 3 times per week).

P.E. is on Monday and each child is expected to come into school wearing their PE kit.

Any money sent into school needs to be in a sealed envelope with the child’s name clearly labelled and what the money is for.

 

Resources:

Must Reads KS1 master copy

https://spellingframe.co.uk/spelling-rule/2/Year-2

https://ttrockstars.com/login

 

Hello Summer Happiness

Hello Summer Happiness

A summer holiday workbook created to help empower you to manage your own happiness by developing your emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence means understanding your feelings and knowing how to handle them in a good way. It's like being a feelings detective...

Water Safety Day

Water Safety Day

Please click on the link below for further information or should you require a paper version then please just ask at reception: water safety day

Magical Maths in Nightingales

Magical Maths in Nightingales

This week, Nightingales and Bees have been practising their addition skills by playing different maths games. We have had to use our understanding of place value as well as our addition, applying our problem solving and strategic thinking to try to score points...

Year 2 Homework 28.6.24

Year 2 Homework 28.6.24

English Homework - conjunction sheet Remember to practise reading. Maths Homework – Symmetry sheet TT Rockstars- in their Maths homework book. Homework needs to be in by Wednesday 3.7.24 Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and...

Windy Winners!

Windy Winners!

A huge well do to all of our winners this week. Top Sportsperson and our monthly value: Top Friendship. Windy Winners 27.6.24  Class  Value - Friendship  Top Sportsperson  Dragonflies  Haroon  Thomas  Ladybirds  Millie  Layla  Robins  Liliana   Louie Owls  Enya George...

Year 2 Homework 7.6.24

Year 2 Homework 7.6.24

English Homework - Page 40 Remember to practise reading. Maths Homework – Page 38 TT Rockstars- in their Maths homework book. Homework needs to be in by Wednesday 12th June Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities. It...

Plant Hunters in KS1

Plant Hunters in KS1

This afternoon, the weather was finally dry enough for Robins, Owls and Nightingales to get out into our amazing school grounds and explore. We were looking for some of the many different types of plants in our school grounds to complete this term's science topic. We...

Money, Money, Money in Year 2

Money, Money, Money in Year 2

This week, Bees and Nightingales classes have been learning all about money in maths. We have been recapping recognising coins, counting money and making amounts of money. We have really enjoyed working practically and having the opportunity to explore different ways...

Liz Million visits Windy Nook!

Liz Million visits Windy Nook!

Yesterday, Liz Million came to Windy Nook for the day to share her amazing knowledge on illustrating. She worked with the whole school in workshops across the day. Liz began to share her story to the children about how she is from Darlington, went to university in...

Year 2 Homework 17.5.24

Year 2 Homework 17.5.24

English Homework -p17 Remember to practise reading. Spellings can be practised by logging in to Spelling Shed. Maths Homework – p29 TT Rockstars- login in their Maths homework book. Homework needs to be in by Wednesday 22nd May.

Online Safety Parent Information Session

Online Safety Parent Information Session

Last week, we held our online safety parent information session which was hosted by our safeguarding partners, Clennel Education Solutions. The session included key messages about how to keep our children safe online. A number of useful resources and links were...

Cricket Tasters

Cricket Tasters

On Friday, we were very lucky to have Mr Mawson back in school to deliver some cricket taster sessions. Mr Mawson now works for Durham Cricket and came in to give the children a taster of a cricket session. He did a range of different activities and games with all...