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 learning about place value, addition and subtraction and money.

 

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

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

English

This term, we are going to be reading the texts:

  • Ruby's Worry,
  • The Three Billy Goats Gruff,
  • The poem Walking Through the Jungle. 

   

           Ruby's Worry by Tom Percival | Waterstones             My Fairytale Time The Three Billy Goats Gruff – Miles Kelly     

                        Walking Through the Jungle: 1 : Lacome, Julie: Amazon.co.uk: Books

We will be learning how to 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

Science

In science, we will be learning about how to keep our bodies healthy,  what kinds of food are healthy and how much exercise we need.

The Importance Of Healthy Eating – Our Aim | Clowns Nursery

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