​Sir Edmund Hillary Primary School

Keeping in Touch!

If you have any questions/concerns please feel free to email us using the Year 2 email. 

year2@siredmundhillary.notts.sch.uk

Homework Timetable

Autumn 1

We will be using the CGP SAT Buster Books for our weekly homework tasks.  Please see the timetable below for details of the English and Maths task to complete each week. 

Year 2 visit to Austerfield 2021

Year 2 had an amazing time at Austerfield Study centre!

Year 2 Gallery

Take a look at the work we have been doing at home!

Oxford Owl

Log into Oxford Owl, find the correct book band for your child and enjoy reading for 15 minutes a day.

A message from our children to say thank you to all the NHS staff and key workers who are working so hard.

  Curriculum Maps  

Spelling Bee

Autumn 1

Autumn 1 - Group 1

  How to use Purple Mash for parents  

If you require your Parental Purple Mash login again, please contact school.

WELCOME TO

YEAR 2

  Castles  

This half term our topic is Street Detectives

English

 

We will be reading  ‘Claude in the City'

We will continue to focus on punctuating our written work correctly and look at using a range of sentence types in our writing.  We will apply these skills to our writing and create our own pirate story.

Remember, Remember

  • To punctuate all sentence correctly.
  • Use a range of conjunctions to extend your sentences.
  • To use capital letters for names.

Maths

Please help your child to learn these key number facts. 

We are looking for instant recall of these number facts.

Autumn Term

Learn It's

3+8, 3+9, 4+7, 4+8, 4+9

10x table 

Addition

Adding 1/10 to 2-digit numbers 

Adding a 1-digit number to a 2d number 

Subtraction 

Subtract 1/10 from a 2-digit number

Subtract 1-digit number from a 2-digit number

Topic

We will be learning about ...

Science

We will be learning about different types of materials and their properties.

We will be investigating how materials can be changed.

Remember, Remember

  • To name the different materials
  • Identify what they are used for.  

Geography

We will re-cap on our prior knowledge of naming and locating the world’s seven continents and five oceans.

We will be learning about the UK and it's surrounding seas. 

 Remember, Remember

  • The four countries which make up the UK and their capital cities.
  • To name the seven continents in the world.
  • To name the five oceans.

History

We will be learning about how live has changed over time and how Worksop has changed.  We will be learning about Mr Straw's house and how different it is to our houses today.

Design Technology

We will design and make our own bridges.  We will be investigating how to make the strongest structures by changing the shape of our materials and thinking about the best supports for our bridges. 

Year 2 Gallery

Take a look at the amazing work we have been doing at home!

Superhero Poetry

We enjoyed creating our own Traction Man story

Outdoor Learning

Displays

Big Maths

CLIC Booklets

Maths – CLIC home learning guide. This gives you information about the CLIC challenge your child is currently working on. The worksheets will help support your child and develop their confidence when completing their CLIC challenges in school.

Please work through this booklet at your own pace.

Name
 Parent's Pack Clic 1 (SEH).docxDownload
 Parent's Pack Clic 2 (SEH).docxDownload
 Parent's Pack Clic 3 (SEH).docxDownload
 Parent's Pack Clic 4 (SEH).docxDownload
 Parent's pack Clic 5.docxDownload
 Parent's pack CLIC 6.docxDownload
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Name
 CLIC 10 Parent Pack.pdfDownload
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CLIC Challenges 

 

Name
 CLIC Challenge 5 Questions and Answers.pdfDownload
 CLIC Challenge 6 Questions and Answers.pdfDownload
 CLIC Challenge 7 Questions and Answers.pdfDownload
 CLIC Challenge 8 Questions and Answers.pdfDownload
 CLIC Challenge 9 Questions and Answers.pdfDownload
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 CLIC Challenge 10 Questions and Answers.pdfDownload
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Useful Information 

PE - Dance

PE is on Monday this half term  

PE inside this half term.  Please ensure your child has a white t-shirt and dark shorts.

Spelling Test

Spelling test will be on Friday.

Reading

Reading books will be changed every Monday

Please write in your child's diary each time they read at home so they can earn reading points!

 Homework

This term we will be completing pages from the English and Maths Homework Books.  Please return homework on Wednesday each week.

    Reminders    

Please ensure your child has the following in school every day:

  • Reading log
  • Reading book
  • PE Kit
  • Water Bottle

 Useful Websites

Click on the picture links below to access the websites.

   Maths Websites  

  English Websites  

Remember, Remember!

Click on the picture links below to access websites

Seven Continent Song