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What We Are Learning in F2

Week Beginning 11.07.2016

 

Phonics - We are focusing on learning phase 3 and phase 4 tricky words, and spotting digraphs in words

 

Writing - This week we will continue with our writing about our trip to White Post Farm.

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning to about ordinal numbers, 1st, 2nd, 3rd etc.

 

Topic - We will be making the most of our areas in FS during our last two weeks, doing lost of different activities

Week Beginning 04.07.2016

 

Phonics - We are focusing on learning phase 3 and phase 4 tricky words, given as home learning last week, as well as spelling words with 4 sounds and matching words and pictures together from Phase 4 Phonics

 

Writing - This week we will be writing about our trip to White Post Farm on our return.

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning to about ordinal numbers, 1st, 2nd, 3rd etc.

 

Topic - It is our trip to White Post Farm!

Week Beginning 27.06.2016

 

Phonics - We are focusing on learning phase 3 and phase 4 tricky words, given as home learning last week, as well as playing word games using the spelling skills we have gained.

 

Writing - We are going to do our writing assessment piece this week- If i had a magic bean I would...

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning to recognise, create and talk about patterns.

 

Topic - In this weeks topic time we will begin our seed diary.

Week Beginning 20.06.2016

 

Phonics - We are learning how to read and spell 2 syllable words such garden, rocket, rabbit. we are also having a go at spelling words with two digraphs like tooth, sheep, torch.

 

Writing - We are going to make wanted posters for Jack or the Giant from the Jack and the Beanstalk story.

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning to use different tools to measure and also to solve problems involving doubling and halving.

 

Topic - In this weeks topic time we will study the growth of our seedlings we planted last week and talk about what plants need to grow.

Week Beginning 13.06.2016

 

Phonics - We are learning what a trigraph is, how to say and spell trigraphs, and which words they are used in. Trigraphs are air, ear, igh, ure.

 

Writing - We are going to 'have a go' at writing a short story or story sentences, based on the story of Jack and the Beanstalk.

 

Maths - In Maths we are recapping on position and distance, money and time.

 

Topic - In this weeks topic time we will be planting seeds.

Week Beginning 06.06.2016

 

All our learning this week is about our Queen! It is the Queens's 90th Birthday and we are celebrating and learning all about her, her family and her life.

 

Happy Birthday Queen Elizabeth II !!!

Week Beginning 09.05.2016

 

Phonics - We are applying the digraphs we have learnt to our spellings.

 

Writing - We are going to 'have a go' at writing a short story or story sentences.

 

Maths - In Maths we will continue to learn our numbers to 20, singing our numbers to 100 song, and problem solving.

 

Topic - In this weeks topic time we will be making bears. 

Week Beginning 02.05.2016

 

Phonics - We are applying the digraphs we have learnt.

 

Writing - We will using 'Rainbow Grammar' to write sentences.

 

Maths - In Maths we will be halving and sharing.

 

Topic - This weeks focus is the story of 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt'. We will get creative making or own bears and scenery.

Week Beginning 25.04.2016

 

Phonics - This week is all about spelling and using our the digraphs we have been learning.

 

Writing - We will be using our phonic skills to write the repeated part of the story 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt'.

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning the names of 3D shapes, and talking about what they look like. We are describing shapes.

 

Topic - This weeks focus is the story of 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt'. We will sequence the story to learn the story order.

Week Beginning 18.04.2016

 

Phonics - This week is all about spelling simple words correctly using our the digraphs we have been learning

 

Writing - We will be using our phonic skills to label pictures

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning the names of 3D shapes, and talking about what they look like

 

Topic - This weeks focus is the story of 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt'. We will listen to the story and learn about the characters and setting.

Week Beginning 21.03.2016

 

Phonics - This week is all about spelling simple words correctly using our phonics and putting those words into sentences, as well as continuing to learn phase 2 and phase 3 tricky words. 

 

Writing - We will be using our phonic skills to write sentences about animals.

 

Maths - In Maths we are beginning to double and halve and solve maths problems.

 

Topic - This weeks focus is 'animals' as well as Easter. We will be making our own Easter cards and performing a class poem at the schools Easter service.

Week Beginning 14.03.2016

 

Phonics - This week is all about hearing and saying sounds in words with 4 letters known as cvcc/ccvc words e.g. tent, frog, slip, clap.

 

Writing - We will be using our phonic skills to write questions we would like to ask Geri, our missing Giraffe, hes currently in Australia.

 

Maths - In Maths we are ordering numbers to 20, and learning one more than and one less than with numbers to 20.

 

Topic - This weeks focus is 'places we go'. We will be talking about places we have visited, places we like to go and going on our own visit to the local church for an 'Easter Experience'.

Week Beginning 08.03.2016

 

Phonics - This week is all about recapping on the digraphs we have been learning in the past weeks and putting the digraphs into words.

 

Writing - We will be using our phonic skills to write sentences.

 

Maths - In Maths we are ordering numbers to 20, and learning one more than and one less than with numbers to 20.

 

Topic - This weeks focus is 'journeys and transport'. We will be making our own maps and learning about different modes of transport, as well as lots and lots more! 

Week Beginning 29.02.2016

 

Phonics - This week is all about recapping on the digraphs we have been learning in the past weeks and putting the digraphs into words.

 

Writing - We will be using our phonic skills to write a letter and make a lost poster.

 

Maths - In Maths we are beginning to learn about money, we will be looking at coins, and using our own shop.

 

Topic - This weeks focus is 'People who keep us safe', we will be learning about the emergency services, as well as doing Mothers Day crafts and having World Book Day on Thursday.

Week Beginning 22.02.2016

 

Phonics - The children will be continuing learning digraph sounds and actions, as well as recapping on the ones learnt last half term.

 

Writing - This week we are writing sentences, using the sounds and digraphs we have learnt.

 

Maths - In Maths we are focusing on subtraction with 2 single digit numbers using objects.

 

Topic - This week our new topic begins! 'The World Around Us'. This weeks focus is 'People who help us at home and school'. We have a visitor coming to talk to the children on Monday morning about how she helps in school and our topic learning will centre around those who help us and how.

Week Beginning 08.02.2016

 

Phonics - The children will be recapping this half terms learning of digraphs, focusing on the sound and action.

 

Writing - This week we are writing shopping lists and sentences relating to Pancake Day.

 

Maths - In Maths we are continuing learning the names and properties of 3D shapes.

 

Topic - This week our topic learning centres around Chinese New Year. We will be watching the Cbeebies Lets Celebrate film clips about preparing for and celebrating Chinese New Year, we will be making Chinese New Year Cards and food tasting Chinese style food.

Week Beginning 01.02.2016

 

Phonics - The children will be learning digraphs - two letters that make 1 sound. We will be learning digraphs ie, qu, and ou.

 

Writing - This week we are writing sentences about a present for Geri the giraffe. 

 

Maths - In Maths we will be recapping on the names and properties of 2D shapes and learning the names and properties of 3D shapes.

 

Topic - This week we are busy developing our model ideas and then making those models from recyclable items. If you have any boxes, tubes, lids, containers or other items you think may be useful please send them into school on Monday and Tuesday, ready for Wednesday, thank you. 

Week Beginning 25.01.2016

 

Phonics - The children will be learning digraphs - two letters that make 1 sound. We will be learning digraphs short and long oo, and short and long.

 

Writing - This week we are writing sentences about our new friend Geri the giraffe as well as writing a thank you letter to Geri.

 

Maths - In Maths we are continuing to learn about subtraction. We are using objects and calculations to subtraction  a smaller part from a larger part.

 

Topic - This week we are discovering textures and looking at symmetry. We will be creating symmetrical butterflies.

Week Beginning 18.01.2016

 

Phonics - The children will be introduced to digraphs - two letters that make 1 sound. We will be learning digraphs ai, ee, or, oa

 

Writing - This week we are writing sentences about places we have been 'I went to the ...' We will be using our phonic skills to sound out the words we want to write, and we will then write the sounds we can hear as well as writing tricky words I, to, and the.

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning about subtraction. We are using objects and calculations to subtraction  a smaller part from a larger part.

 

Topic - This week we are printing and painting. We will use repeating patterns in our printing and patterns. 

Week Beginning 11.01.2016

 

Phonics - The children will be introduced to digraphs - two letters that make 1 sound. We will be learning digraphs 'ch' 'sh' 'th' and 'ng'.

 

Writing - This week we are writing sentences about colours e.g. The grass is green. The sea is blue. We will be using our phonic skills to sound out the words we want to write, and we will then write the sounds we can hear.

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning about addition. We are using objects and calculations to add two single digit numbers together.

 

Topic - This week we are colour mixing. We will learn about primary and secondary colours and find out what happens when we mix two primary colours together (it makes a secondary colour). 

Week Beginning 04.01.2016

 

Phonics - We will be recapping on the phonemes we learnt last term, rehearsing phase 2 and phase 3 tricky words, and spelling and reading simple words e.g. map, web, tent, duck.

 

Writing - This week we are learning to write a list. We will be using our phonic skills to sound out the words we want to write and to then write the sounds we can hear.

 

Maths - In Maths we are learning to 'add'. We will be counting groups of objects and finding out 'how many altogether' and the 'total'. 

 

Topic - The story of Elmer is this weeks topic focus. We will be listening to and learning the story of Elmer and we will be creating our own Elmer collages using lots of different colours.

Week Beginning 14.12.15

 

Christmas Week- all our learning will be focused on Christmas! We will be getting creative making cards, decorations, snowflakes, calendars and other things too! We will be having our Christmas jumper and dinner day, going to church for the carol service and having our Christmas party! A busy busy last week! 

Week Beginning 07.12.15

 

Phonics - We are learning to read simple words in captions by using our segmenting and blending skills.

 

Writing - We are writing a letter to Santa.

 

Maths - We are being introduced to numicon.

 

Topic - This week we have our Nativity rehearsals, dress rehearsals and Nativity performances.

Week Beginning 30.11.15

 

Due to Assessments last week (wk beg 23.11.15) we are continuing with the following:

 

Phonics - We are learning phase 2 and 3 tricky words, learning phonemes and recapping on phonemes from set 1-7, and also learning to segment and blend cvc words.

 

Writing - We are thinking of our own sentences and 'having a go' at writing them.

 

Maths - We are learning number bonds to 5. 

 

Topic - We are rehearsing for our Christmas Nativity. 

Week Beginning 23.11.15

 

Phonics - We are learning phase 2 and 3 tricky words, learning phonemes and recapping on phonemes from set 1-7, and also learning to segment and blend cvc words.

 

Writing - We are thinking of our own sentences and 'having a go' at writing them.

 

Maths - We are learning number bonds to 5. 

 

Topic - We are rehearsing for our Christmas Nativity. 

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