Otters (Yr2) 2023 - 2024
Teacher: Mr Nick Brown
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Mossford
Welcome to Otters' class!
In Otters class we chose this Psalm to show what it means to be in our class. It also links to one of our favourite books.
Please the opportunity a look at the useful information about what Otters class will be doing this term.
PE Days: Tuesday and Friday, plese come in your kit on these days.
Here at Tarporley we follow the BOOKS approach to our curriculum. We want to be/have:
Bravery Otters brave the rivers and seas together
Outward-facing Otters look out to the world around them
Opportunities Otters take advantage of the opportunities that come their way
Knowledge and skills Otters seek out knowledge and skills
Spirituality Otters are spiritual
Here is our y2 curriculum for spring 2 2024.
Our topic is 'Let's Play'
Christianity - We will be exploring the following 'Big Questions' and considering our place in religion- Christianity and others. .
Why do Christians celebrate Easter?
English: Please do not read the books ahead of time as we enjoy discovering them together!
Major Glad & Major Dizzy by Jan Oke
Focus: sentences with different forms (statement, question, exclamation, command) and their relevant punctuation
: subordination (because and when)
: present and past tenses used correctly and consistently.
Writing a diary
: multiplication and divsion
:properties of shape
How have toys changed?
In the Groove
striking for accuracy
That's not how you do it- Arianne Hofmann-Maniyar
My World, Your World
Max the Champion
Focus: we're all different and we can all get along
In Otters Class we:
listen to everybody and we take turns to speak
help each other to stay safe and to learn
show kindness every day
are loving towards everyone and our planet
forgive because everyone makes mistakes
So that we can Let Our Light Shine (Matthew 5)!
Our Curriculum - autumn 2023