Year 2 News

Year 2 Newsletter | Term 3 Week 8

22 September 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Thank you all for your participation in Student-Led Conferences on Wednesday. It was wonderful to see you all in person and be able to discuss your child’s learning together. Below is a quick recap of our learning so far and how you can support your child. English Year 2 students have made some incredible informative posters to demonstrate their knowledge […Read more]

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Year 2 Newsletter | Term 3 Week 6

9 September 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Below is a quick recap of our learning so far and how you can support your child. English In Writing, students have been looking at language features used in non-fiction texts and have continued crafting their own informative pieces on some interesting animals and insects. They have been sorting information based on the main idea of subheadings, after researching and […Read more]

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Year 2 Newsletter | Term 3 Week 4

26 August 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Below is a quick recap of our learning so far and how you can support your child. English Students enjoyed an exciting excursion to the Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens last week to learn some skills in how to collect information. They also built upon their understanding about where they might find informative texts in their everyday lives when […Read more]

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Year 2 Newsletter | Term 3 Week 2

12 August 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Welcome to the start of Term Three. Below is a quick recap of learning so far and how you can support your child. English Students have been consolidating their knowledge of writing a complete sentence that contains a subject and a verb, which also expresses a complete thought. They are working towards building upon their knowledge by using coordinating conjunctions […Read more]

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Year 2 Newsletter | Term 2 Week 10

24 June 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Below is a quick recap of our learning so far and how you can support your child. English Students have been drafting, editing, illustrating and finally publishing their books. We have read stories with varied settings and incredible characters, some stories with rhyme and repetition and many with detailed and complex story lines. We drew inspiration from Julia Donaldson and […Read more]

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Year 2 Newsletter | Term 2 Week 8

10 June 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Below is a quick recap of our learning so far and how you can support your child. English Students have been describing Zog, Princess Pearl and the other characters in Julia Donaldson’s story. They have been exploring how the author and the illustrator have created settings for the characters to travel through and bring the stories to life. Students are […Read more]

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Year 2 Newsletter | Term 2 Week 6

26 May 2022 AJ Dyka 0

English Students have begun to look at our second Julia Donaldson book, Zog. Zog is a school aged dragon learning all the skills required to grow into a fully fire breathing, flying, princess swooping dragon. Year 2 have been looking at rhyme and repetition and have begun to look at the wonderful characters in Zog. We have noticed some similarities […Read more]

Year 2 News

Year 2 Newsletter | Term 2 Week 4

12 May 2022 AJ Dyka 0

Below is a quick recap of our learning so far and how you can support your child. English Students have continued to look at the Gruffalo and Mouse characters in Julia Donaldson’s book The Gruffalo. Students have been writing about the physical characteristics and personality traits of both the Gruffalo and Mouse. They have compared the characters to each other, […Read more]