Welcome to Year 2! We look forward to working with you this year.
In Maths we have been learning to add two digit numbers by partitioning. This has been a fun way to learn how to add two digit numbers. We also used Dienes and drew pictures to help us.
For world science day children in year 2 created a class invention that could benefit people. We came up with the idea of creating an ibuild. Which allows builders to draw buildings onto a device and when they push a button the building will appear! have a look at our designs.
Click on the link and watch the videos to recap phonic sounds.
We enjoyed celebrating and raising awareness for Children in Need!
Year 2 children enjoyed learning about Diwali and celebrated by making their own paper diya lamps and rangoli patterns. We also wrote our own acrostic poems all about the festival of Diwali.
Year 2 enjoyed investigating which material would be the most suitable for a toy car to travel on. What are your predictions?
We have been learning about black history month and focused on how Rosa Parks made a difference.
This term Year 2 are immersing themselves into a new text. They started their lesson with looking at objects and talking about who the objects might belong to and why they might be significant.
In English this term we looked at the story ‘A River’ . We wrote circular narratives and a letter to Tom warning him about some of the dangers he may face on his journey.
Year 2 have been practicing their drawing skills and learning how to shade and use tone in their work.
We celebrated Harvest my making some beautiful art using Autumn leaves.
We got creative with leaves and bark for Outdoor Classroom Day and made some fantastic leaf and tree rubbings.
Please click on the following link to access maths homework for your child:
Our children have really enjoyed their first week back at school. They have been very excited about wearing our new school uniform.
Carlton Junior and Infant School
Upper Road, Dewsbury,
West Yorkshire, WF13 2DQ
Tel: 01924 325265
If you have any queries or require further information please contact school by email, telephone or letter and the office staff (Mrs O'Brien or Mrs Hussain) will be more than happy to help in any way they can.
Headteacher: Ms Mahmood
Chair of Governors: Mr A Afzal
SENCO: Miss E Hewitt