Benhurst Primary School
Weekly Overview
Year 2

This page provides parents with an overview of what the children are learning about in Maths and Literacy as well as outlining their current homework.

If there are specific on-going issues with any aspects of your child’s homework, please contact their class teacher directly to discuss the matter further.


WEEK BEGINNING:
February 18 2019
YEAR GROUP:
Year 2
LITERACY GROUP:
Writing a recount
NUMERACY TOPIC:
Multiplication

Reading is fundamental. In fact, it is one of the most important ingredients to becoming all that you can be. Reading develops your brain, provides a window into the world around you and gives you a greater chance to succeed.

Please support your child read by hearing them at least four times a week and completing their Reading Record. Thank you!


Maths Facts tested on: February 27 2019
Group 1

Maths Facts
To continue to practise recalling multiplication facts for 2,5,10s.
The children should be able to recall these times tables in any order and at speed.
Please continue to practise this at home.
Group 2

Group 3


Spelling tested on: February 27 2019
Group 1

1. chin
2. pinch
3. chick
4. lunch
5. chart
6. march
Group 2

1. word
2. worm
3. world
4. worth
5. work
6. worse
7. worst

Common exception words:

1. water
2. whole
3. who

Group 3

1. word
2. worm
3. world
4. worth
5. work
6. worse
7. worst
8. worthy
9. worthless
10. worship

Common exception words:

1. water
2. whole
3. who


Project
We would like to invite the children to take part in a termly project which they should undertake in addition to their reading and learning their spellings and maths facts.

The children should choose a minimum of one task per section or more if they wish!

Children will be awarded a certificate upon the completion of their project.

Be a writer!
2
Be a detective!
Get creative!

Additional information on our learning this week

We will be sending the children's PE kits home on Thursday to be washed. Please bring these back to school on the first day back after half term.