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** Thursday 6th December - Our Christmas Nativity**

** 2pm and 4pm **


Maths: We'll be moving on to subtraction through concrete and pictorial representations.


English: We will be writing an advert to sell a house!


Topic: In topic, we'll be looking at ways to help keep our community clean and we'll also be taking a walk and observing the amount of traffic in our local area.



Maths: We are solving addition problems using column method.


English: In English, Year 2 will continue to make up their 'A Walk In Pleasley' narratives. We'll also be writing a letter to the council...!


Topic: In topic, we'll be creating some artwork based around Pleasley Pit. 



Maths: We are moving on to adding two two-digit numbers using a formal method. Children are expected to exchange ones for tens through exchanging.


English: As well as writing a perfect polished piece for the Jolly Postman, we'll be moving on to 'A Walk In London' book and adapting it to write our very own 'A Walk In Pleasley' narrative !


Topic: In topic we'll be visiting our local area (Monday 19th) to look at the features and making a tally chart. With the data that we collect, we will make graphs on Excel. 



Maths: We'll be moving on to adding two digit numbers using a column method.


English: In English, we're writing instructions for a Jolly Postman!


Topic: We'll be looking at the difference between human and physical features in our local area.



Maths: We are continuing with our number bond recall!


English: We'll be writing our perfect polished pieces


Topic: In topic we're making helmets, completing our model castles and hosting a class museum!


We hope to see you there :)


Tuesday 23rd October - 2.30-3.00



Maths: We're going to start a unit on number bonds to 10, 20 and 100. 


English: We are continuing writing information pages .


Topic: We'll finish our castle models ready for our museum! 



Maths: We'll be ordering numbers to 100 and representing numbers on a number line.


English: We're going to write an information page on the features of a castle...look out for our information pages at our class museum! 


Topic: In topic, we're going to start painting our model castles and we'll be learning about an important person from the past that created some famous structures.



Maths: we will be continuing our unit on comparing numbers up to 100.


English: We're reading Billy Goat Gruff and writing a letter of complaint to the goats!


Topic: In topic, we will be going on a local walk around Pleasley, researching the different jobs in a castle and carrying on making our 3D model castles.



Maths: We will be moving on to comparing and ordering numbers. We'll be looking at using greater than and less than signs    >     <


English: We'll be reading The Tunnel and writing a setting description.


Topic: As well as our local walk around Pleasley, we'll be researching about tunneling animals. 



Maths: We're continuing with place value and partitioning two digit numbers.


English: We will be writing our recount about Bolsover Castle.


Topic: We're going on a visit to BOLSOVER CASTLE! We'll be exploring traditional features of a castle...



Maths: We will be starting with looking at the place value of numbers up to 100. 


English: In English, we are going to retell the traditional tale, Rapunzel!


Topic: We will research the protective features of castles, look back at castles through time and start to design our own castle models!