Elm Class

Our teacher is Miss Draper

Welcome To Our Class!

Elm Class is an amazing class to be part of. We have lots of exciting and new things to learn over the course of this year. We are a kind and caring class, who work hard and take pride in the work we produce!

Organisational Information

DayHomework PEReadingOther
Monday Read for a
minimum of 20
mins per day.
Read at home

Bring book & diary to school

Book change after 3+ reads
Bring water
bottle
Tuesday
Read for a
minimum of 20
mins per day.


Read at home

Bring book & diary to school

Book change after 3+ reads
Bring water
bottle
Wednesday
Read for a
minimum of 20
mins per day.


Read at home

Bring book & diary to school

Book change after 3+ reads
Bring water
bottle
Thursday Read for a
minimum of 20
mins per day.

Home Learning hand in
Come to school
in outdoor PE kit;
white t-shirt, black/
navy shorts or trousers
and a black/ navy jacket or jumper (no logos)

Read at home

Bring book & diary to school

Book change after 3+ reads
Bring water
bottle
Friday Read for a
minimum of 20
mins per day.

Home Learning handed out


Read at home

Bring book & diary to school

Book change after 3+ reads
Bring water
bottle

Key Dates For Our Class This Term – Spring 2

WeekEvent
Week 1
19.02.24
Monday 19th: Return to School
Week 2
26.02.24
Week 3
04.03.24
Thursday 7th: World Book Day
Friday 8th – Sunday 17th: British Science Week
Thursday 7th – Wednesday 13th: Sponsored Read
Week 4
11.03.24
Friday 8th – Sunday 17th: British Science Week
Thursday 7th – Wednesday 13th: Sponsored Read
Monday 11th: Parents Evening (face to face appointment)
Wednesday 13th: Parents Evening (Telephone appointment)

Friday 15th: Red Nose Day – ‘Craziest hair’
Week 5
18.03.24
Thursday 21st: PTA Easter Bingo
Week 6
25.03.24
Thursday 28th: Break up for half term

What’s coming up this term?

Welcome To Our Class.

We hope you all had a lovely half term break and enjoyed the sunshine! We are working hard and challenging ourselves in our journey through Year 2. We try our best in everything we do and cannot wait to continue with our Summer term journey.

Spring Term 1

Term – Spring 1

Theme – Long, Long Ago

Week 2History
I will choose and use different sources.
I will ask and answer questions about Queen Elizabeth I.
I will identify similarities and differences between Queen Elizabeth I and our monarch today.

Week 3: RE
Discuss and describe what an object might be used for.
Know key information and understand specific vocabulary about Islam.
Represent key information and specific vocabulary that show understanding about Islam.

Week 4: History
I will ask and answer questions about past British Monarchs.
I will sort and organise information about past British Monarchs onto a timeline.

Week 5: Art
I the artist try to copy the shapes texture and colours I observe.
I the artist, know how to create and choose different surfaces to print from.
I the artist, can create a print by combining surfaces into a collaged print block.

Week 6: Science
I will know that certain materials are suited to certain jobs. 
I will know how to test materials for a particular job.
I will know how to select the correct materials for a job.

My Happy Mind

Below is a link which will take you to the ‘myhappymind’ parent app. This app allows you to complete activities with your child/children, which can help you in supporting their mental health and wellbeing. Feel free to use this resource as and when you feel it would be beneficial.
https://myhappymind.kartra.com/page/parent_app

To understand that all families are different and have different family members.

Online safety

Thinkyouknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online)

Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)

Parent info (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)

LGfL (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)

Net-aware (support for parents and carers from the NSPCC)

Homework Attendance School Calendar School council