Miss Stancer is our class teacher. She has a pet tortoise called Martha and a Ragdoll cat called Winnie. She is a massive Manchester United fan and has a very large collection of Disney films! She likes to go shopping with her family and eating out with close friends. Miss Stancer is fun, caring, bubbly and kind, and encourages us to try our best and dream big!
We are a year 2 class! We have very positive attitudes towards learning and embrace new learning experiences and challenges! We never give up even when something can seem tricky, you will often hear us saying "we can't do it YET" or "just keep trying". We are very hardworking,and understand mistakes are part of learning. We work collaboratively when working in groups or with a partner; we love to share our learning, ideas and experiences with each other. Miss Stancer likes our lessons to be fun, enjoyable and interactive; she encourages us to immerse ourselves in our learning. She has high expectations for us and wants us to achieve the best whilst being the best versions of ourselves we can be! We are kind, caring and thoughtful friends, looking out for one another and comforting each other if we are feeling sad or hurt.
This half term our learning will be focused around the topic of "Food Glorious Food".
In Geography, we will be finding out where different foods come from. We will also name, locate and identify
characteristics of the 4 countries and capital cities of the UK and its surrounding seas. During Design Technology
sessions we will be designing, making and evaluating a fruit salad. In Music, we will be following the Charanga Music
scheme focused upon the "Hands, feet, heart" topic. Our Computing skills will be used throughout the half term in
many other subjects, and we will also be learning about and using computer art programs.
This half term we shall be focusing on the texts; While we can't hug, Oliver's fruit salad, and Don't forget the
bacon. We will be learning about expanded noun phrases, using them to add detail when we write shopping lists.
This half term our learning in Science will focus around exercise, food and hygiene. We will be learning the importance for humans to exercise, eat the right amounts of different types of food and the different ways to be
Our Jigsaw topic this half term is "Being me in my world".
Our British Values focus this half term is "Democracy". We will be learn about democracy by voting for our class
Eco Warriors, School Council members and Playground pals.
Important information about Orangutans
PE Days: Monday and Wednesday (Children should have their PE kit in school. If your child has earrings please remove them or provide your child with plasters).
Homework is given out on a Friday and needs to be returned the following Wednesday. Children who return their homework on time will receive a stamp on their stamp sheet and a mark on the class homework chart.
Open Door: Tuesday at 2.55pm
Reading Books: Your child's reading book will be changed once a week. Our class reading chart will be displayed on our classroom window and filled in when your child reaches one of the milestones in their reading diary.
Access more opportunities to learn, by visiting the websites below:
CBeebies Bedtime stories : https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/bedtime-stories
Purple Mash: https://www.purplemash.com/sch/JohnTRice (remember to login in using your assigned username and password)