Christ The King RC Primary School

Our teaching team is:

Y2A - Mrs Atkinson and Miss McGee

Y2K - Miss Kendrick and Mrs Lennon 

We will also be supported by Mrs Malone and Mrs Fahy. 

 

 Please click on the links below to find out more information about the Year 2 curriculum and class information:

Year 2 Curriculum Overview

Y2A Parent Information Leaflet 

Y2K Parent Information Leaflet

Marvellous Mathematicians

During the Autumn term in Year 2 we are continuing to practise and learn new methods for addition and subtraction.
We will also be learning about money.

 

"I really like counting and doing maths." - Oliver

"I'm looking forward to doing Maths all year." - Jake

Exciting English

This term, we are going to be reading and learning about:

  •  The Gunpowder Plot, and writing a newspaper report
  • The Great Fire of London, and writing a descriptive poem 
  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas

 

      Why do we remember?: Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot by Izzi Howell |  Hachette UK           The Great Fire of London 1666 | Board Game | BoardGameGeek            How the Grinch Stole Christmas!: Full Color Jacketed Edition : Dr Seuss:  Amazon.co.uk: Books

                             

                        

We will be also be continuing to learn about and use conjunctions, adjectives and adverbs..    

"I'm looking forward to working hard on my reading skills." - Harper

RE

'God looked at everything he had made, and he was very pleased' Genesis 1:31

In Religion lessons we will be learning about creation, the Holy Rosary and Baptism.  

Genesis 1:31 | Senior quotes, Genesis 1, Genesis

Super Science

In science, we will be learning about materials, and their properties and uses.

Read a book with your child for 5-10 minutes every night and sign your child's reading diary.

Each Friday your child will get spellings for a spelling test the following Friday. 

PE days are Wednesday and Friday so come wearing your PE kit on these days. 

PE kit is a plain white t-shirt with blue or black shorts. Plain black or blue tracksuit bottoms may be worn in the winter.

Bring a water bottle each day.

Useful Links

https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-year/year-2

Resources for a range of subjects for Year 2 pupils.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

A range of maths games.

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/resources

Phonics games to support your child's reading.

https://teachhandwriting.co.uk/

Tips to help support handwriting and cursive formation for Key Stage 1.

https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/literacy.html

Free educational games aimed at children in Key Stage 1 and 2.

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/

Lots of simple games and activities as well as guidance for parents of children. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

A variety of literacy based resources suitable for all abilities from EYFS to Year 6.

https://www.educationquizzes.com/

Boredom busting educational quizzes designed for children in Key Stage 1.

Culcheth Lane, Manchester, Lancashire M40 1LU

0161 681 2779

contact@christtheking.manchester.sch.uk