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Mrs Cullen's Otters

To log on to Google Classroom you need to use your username and the school email address and the password you were given at the beginning of half term. 

 

username@whitecourtschool.co.uk

password

Thursday 10th December

 

Good morning Year 2, 

There has been a change of instruction for out meeting. 

Step 1 - click on the 9 dots in the top right hand corner
Step 2 - click on the video camera
Step 3 - select 'use a meeting code' on the screen that appears
Step 4 - Type in your class name Otters or Turtles or Dolphins
Step 5 - This will start your meeting (you may need to click allow camera and microphone)
Step 6 - Select Join now and you will be let into the meeting by your class teacher.

 

See you soon!

Virtual Learning

Start date - Thursday 10th December

 

Staff have set work via PurpleMash and Mymaths for Wednesday 9th. Please log on to see the work set.

 

Working from home information

There will be a time table covering daily learning posted for each week.

The class teacher will be contactable via email (PurpleMash) daily between the hours of 9:00 and 12:00 then 13:00 till 15:00.

One piece of work will be marked daily and feedback given.

There will be 3 class meets a day.

 

Google Classroom Meeting at 10am.

                 This will be with the class teacher.

                 This will be daily (starting Thursday 10th)

                 It will last no longer than 20 minutes.

                 The teacher will explain the days tasks and answer any questions the children may have in regards to their                             learning.

                 This session may or may not lead into direct teaching. 

 

Google Classroom Meeting at 12:30 - 12:45

                 This session is for questions the children have about the work and is optional.

                  If there are no questions then there is no need to attend.

 

Google Classroom Meeting at 14:30

                  The class teacher will use this time to praise the children and read them a story.

 

 

We understand this may be a tricky time for families especially those with siblings in other years and those who have got to work from home whilst having the children at home. We want to reiterate how important it is for the children to continue learning where possible but please be reassured 'if the work isn't done, it isn't the end of the world' 

 

Mrs Cullen

 

 

The Great Fire of London!

On Tuesday the whole of Year 2 had a day learning all about The Great Fire of London. We started off in the morning learning all about the fire and where it started and then moved on to creating a timeline of events. Then we built some houses out of paper and took them outside onto the playground. We put them in trays of sand really close together to show how the houses would have looked in 1866 London and set fire to them to see how quickly they caught fire and burned down. In the afternoon we painted some fiery pictures and used black card to represent the houses. Finally we listened to a story of the fire and completed a quiz to test our knowledge. It was a really exciting day! 

Otter class!

Welcome to Year 2!

Well done on a fabulous first 2 days back. I am so very proud of you all for already showing you have adapted to the new routines in school. We had some fun together last week and I am looking forward to seeing you again tomorrow for our first full week back in school.

 

I hope you have had a lovely weekend.

Mrs Cullen 

PE DAYS

 

Tuesday and Friday.

Please wear your PE kits to school on these days and remove any earrings at home.

This term we will be focusing on our Dance Topic.

 

Autumn Term 1 Curriculum coverage

 

Maths - recapping, Place Value and addition and subtraction

English - Sentence writing, The Owl Who was Afraid of the Dark story writing and Phonics recap of Phase 3

 

 

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