Welcome to Year 2
Welcome back to the new school year and to Year Two! I hope you all had a lovely holiday and you are ready for an exciting term.
You can access the full curriculum your child will be following below. Please spend a few minutes looking through this. Although it does give you an indication of what the children will be learning during the unit, it is a working document and may change accordingly.
This year children will get lists of all the spellings they will work on this half term. These will be a combination of the National Curriculum spelling list as well as phonics spellings. Please help your child to
Most children will also have Lotto Boards which need to be
In Year 2, pupils are expected to read every day to an adult at home for at least 10 minutes. This is an ideal opportunity for you both to snuggle up and have some good quality time together. At times, children may come home with a book they have read before or
Children can change their reading books first thing in the morning. Children are expected to take ownership of this, but gentle reminders may be needed. Please remind your child to bring his/her reading book and record to school every day, as children will have quiet time daily to read their books in the afternoon. A new trial reading scheme is being introduced this year… details to follow!
In addition to this, children will have homework to complete. This will usually be given out on a Monday and collected in on a Friday. Homework will be issued weekly and
As you can see, Year 2 will be a very busy year, and we are very excited about working with your children. A parents briefing has been set up on Tuesday 18th September at 3: 30 and 5:30 pm. This briefing is to give you an understanding of the expectations for Year 2. Please feel free to get in touch if you have anything you wish to discuss.
Karen Welch Sharyn Hill Laura Harris & Brenda Davis
Class Teacher HLTA 1:1: TAs