St. Thomas More

Catholic Voluntary Academy

Newstead Road, Leicester Leicestershire LE2 3TA

0116 2706365

office@st-thomasmore.leicester.sch.uk | @STMleicester

 

Year 2

Mrs Wheat & Mrs Whitmore

Mrs Wilson, Mrs Shoker and Miss Peacock

 

Mrs Wheat - Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

Mrs Whitmore - Thursday & Friday

 

Advent 1

 

 

This half term in our Geography lessons, we will be learning about the Continents and Oceans.

In Art our new topic is       

In Science in we will be learning about the Human Body including  the skeleton, digestion and circulation.

Our RE Topic for the first 4 weeks is 'Books'.

 

 Please use Class Dojo for any communication with class teachers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

          

 

 

 

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Our P.E. days are Tuesday and Wednesday.

Please come to school wearing your P.E. kit and trainers.

 

Homework

 

Writing

 

Reading

 

Maths

 

Spelling

 

 

Want a challenge? Explore this website to develop your problem solving and reasoning skills.

https://nrich.maths.org/6343/index

 

Bug Club

Please log in to Bug Club and read a book from 'My Stuff' or your library. Please send a message on Class Dojo if there are any problems with your details. 

Reading books will be issued and returned on Monday. 

 

English -   

 

Y2 Maths -

 

 

 

Year 2  Common Exception Words to practise this half term

 

after

bath

class

fast

father

grass

half

last

pass

past

path

plant

move

prove

improve

parents

pretty

sugar

sure

 

 

Please find below a link to some resources which you might be able to use at home as a family to help focus on your relationship with God and to spend some time in prayer.

http://chaplaincyblog.aquinas-cmat.org/2020/03/19/at-home-chaplaincy-resources/

 

Please visit our Physical Education page for Challenges from Mr Gowan. 

Online activities to support learning -

Bug Club, Purple Mash, My Maths, TTrockstars, Numbots, Read Theory

 

Don't forget to exercise and keep your body moving.

These links will help children achieve 60 mins of physical activity each day.

 

Useful websites:

www.ttrockstars.com

https://play.numbots.com/#/account/search-school

https://readtheory.org/auth/login

https://www.purplemash.com/login/

https://login.mymaths.co.uk/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/numberblocks

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/freeIndex.htm

https://www.phonicstracker.com/games/index

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/alphablocks

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zjxhfg8

https://nrich.maths.org/9086

https://www.themathsfactor.com/ 

Mindfulness

Cosmic Kids https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzYtNWjQiK0&vl=en-GB

Go Noodle

https://www.headspace.com/meditation/kids

 

 

     

Link to Bug Club 

To see the Year 2 end of year objectives, click here.