Year 2 Curriculum

Welcome to Year 2! It has been fantastic to see you all after the Summer holiday and to welcome you into your new classrooms!

This Term our topic is Dinosaur Discovery where we will be finding out lots of interesting facts, creating timelines and finding out all about dinosaur fossils and Mary Anning.

Thank you for all your amazing dinosaur creations that have been brought in. They look fantastic and have pride of place within our classrooms!

It is important to encourage your child to read at home at least 3 times per week to receive their regular reader stamp. Remember that reading any book is fantastic, not just your schoolbook. We would love to see these recorded in your reading records!

Homework will be given out weekly on a Monday to be brought back to following Monday. The homework will be linked to Spellings, Phonics and Arithmetic, to help complement their learning within the classroom.

Thank you for your support.

Miss Kennedy and Miss Macadam

Further information:

Dear Parents,

Below is an information video on how to support your child with Phonics and Reading at home.

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