In Year 2 we expect that all children can write in accurately punctuated sentences in sequence. Children should begin with a capital letter, use clear finger spaces and punctuate appropriately. Giving children opportunities for writing at home is a great way for children to practice the skills we are teaching at school and for them to become embedded. Children will be encouraged to write if they have some pens, pencils, crayons and paper to work with. You could encourage them to;
This will create a purpose for writing. Children will see that there are lots of things they can achieve independently.
All children should be listened to read at least 3 times a week with their colour banded reading book. Children can also read other books which they can access and take home from the library on a Tuesday.
To access our online reading scheme, Phonics Bugs click the link below.