Year 2 Weekly Update

Maths: This week the children have been recapping and consolidating their understanding of Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Money and Multiplication. The children were able to answer a variety of problem solving and reasoning type questions involving each of the units studied thus far. Towards the end of the week, the children were introduced to […]

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Year 2 Weekly Update

Maths: At this stage the children were comfortable with the concept of multiplication so they could now apply this to their times tables that they need to be secure with. Images were used to encourage children to count in twos as well as number tracks. Resources such as cubes and Numicon were important for the […]

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Albert Hall Tickets

Dear Parents and Carers, Please find attached a letter from BEAT detailing how to buy tickets for the performance on the 30th of April.  The children will receive a hard copy welcome pack on Thursday, however, the ticket booking information has just been released today.  You can only buy tickets from the box office at […]

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Year 2 and Year 5 Fire Talks

Last week we welcomed Hayley Archer to St Catherine’s. Hayley led workshops with the children in Year 2 and Year 5. The children greatly enjoyed her visit and found it very informative. If you would like a ‘Home  Fire Safety Visit ‘ visit https://www.london-fire.gov.uk/safety/the-home/home-fire-safety-visits/ This service  can be booked by parents/carers  and it will be […]

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Year 2 Weekly Update

Maths:  The children have been describing equal groups using stem sentences to support them. It was an important step for the children to know which groups were equal and which were unequal. The addition or multiplication symbol was not used within this small step but this language supported them in understanding repeated addition and multiplication. […]

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Children’s Mental Health Week 3-9th February 2020

HELP US Spread the Word Children’s Mental Health Week is run by children’s mental health charity to focus on the importance of looking after our emotional wellbeing from an early age. This year’s theme is ‘ ‘.Place2Be Find your Brave Bravery comes in all shapes and sizes and is different for everyone. Bravery can be […]

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Year 2 Trip to the Tower of London

As part of our new topic ‘Towers, Tunnels and Turrets’, Year 2 visited the Tower of London on Monday 13th January 2020. The children enjoyed exploring the castle and the Crown Jewels as well as listening to a talk about the Knights, Castles and Kings. The talk was led by a costumed presenter called Sir Duncan, […]

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2H Prayer Service

Thank you to Class 2H and  Miss Hunt for preparing the Prayer Service this week. The theme was about how Jesus helped those in need and how we can help others. They shared a very special story with us-‘Jesus feeds the 5,000’. We had the opportunity to reflect on how we all are special in […]

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