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Year 2

Teachers

Year 2AT

Class teacher: Miss Tanner
Teacher assistants: Mrs Meho and Mrs Walker-Powell

Year 2VB

Class teacher: Miss Brown
Teacher assistants: Ms Tate and Miss Z

Can you help?

In Geography, we are learning about the UK. We will be focusing on London landmarks in our upcoming Design and Technology topic. If you are able, please bring in any junk modelling cardboard items.

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November

Monday 14th - Thursday 17th November: School Book Fair in the Main Hall from 3:30-3:50pm.

Monday 14th-18th November: Maths week - theme is the power of 2

Thursday 17th November: Year 2 Miss Brown class liturgy in the Main Hall. Please join us for 10:05am.

Friday 18th November: Dress up as a rock star for maths week!

Thursday 24th November: Year 2 Miss Tanner class liturgy in the Main Hall. Please join us for 10:05am.

W/B 28th November: Assessment week. Children will be given assessments in English (reading and grammar), maths (arithmetic and reasoning) and science to assess progress.

December

Thursday 1st December: Christmas display in Main Hall (hoops and boards) at 3:30pm

Wednesday 7th December: Year 2 Christmas Celebration in the Main Hall. Parents of Miss Tanner’s class please join us at 10am and parents of Miss Brown’s class please join us at 2:30pm.

Monday 12th December: Reports sent home

Thursday 15th December: Christmas lunch

Friday 16th December: Last day of term. Children finish at 2pm.

School drop off and pick up times

Children can report to their class from 8:50am. Register is taken at 9:00am. School ends at 3:30pm in the big playground. Please do your best to drop off and collect children promptly.

PE days

2AT - Wear your PE kits on *Tuesday* and Friday (sports coach).

2VB - Wear your PE kits on Tuesday (sports coach) and *Friday.*

Children should wear plimsolls on day indicated with * as we do indoor PE in the hall.

Children are now allowed to wear their PE kit to school on the days that they have PE. Please ensure your child has the correct PE kit which consists of a white t-shirt, navy shorts and plimsoles or trainers. During the colder weather your child should wear the School PE jumper.

If your child has to attend an event such as Mass or go on a school trip, they will be required to wear their school uniform on that day. PE kit should be brought to school and children will change for their PE lesson accordingly.

If your child has a club before school, uniform should be brought to change into, once the club has finished.

If your child has a club after school and it is not a PE day, uniform should be worn as normal and PE kit should be brought to change into before the club begins.

Homework

Homework will be sent out every Friday and due the following Tuesday. Each week children will alternate between two CGP books, including:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • English Grammar and punctuation​
  • Maths Arithmetic​
  • Maths Reasoning

We encourage children to be using MathleticsTimes Table Rock Stars and Lexia consistently throughout the year. Logins can be found in the front of homework books. Please copy these down so you have them at home. These are great tools to supplement learning.​

Spelling​

Children will receive new spellings each Friday and be tested the following Friday. Please practise these words throughout the week by saying them, writing them and using them in sentences.

Our learning this year

As we look forward to another year of academic excellence at St Mary's, here is an update on the curriculum and a brief summary of the programme your child will be following this year.

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Upcoming Year 2 Events

December

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Wednesday

10:00 Year 2 AT Christmas Celebration

07

Wednesday

14:30 Year 2 VB Christmas Celebration

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