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Year 2 Week Ahead Information

14 April 2017

An overview of the week ahead in Year 2

  • The first week back in Year 2

Information and Reminders

Now that the weather is becoming warmer, we will change to our summer uniform. Please visit the school website or check in your child’s Learning Journal for the appropriate clothing, which can be purchased at our uniform shop.

Please note that Academic Review will take place next week, you should now have received an email with information about how to make an appointment with your child’s class teacher.

Thank you to those parents who attended 2B’s assembly on Thursday, we all really enjoyed it.

2C’s  Assembly - will be held on Thursday 25th May.

2A’s Assembly - will be held on Thursday 1st June.


Upcoming dates

Monday 17th April - CCAs Start

Tuesday 18th April - Early Years and Primary Academic Review Evening 5pm-8pm (including talks on the changes in EY and Primary next year)

Thursday 20th April - Early Years and Primary Academic Review Evening 5pm-8pm (including talks on the changes in EY and Primary next year)

Saturday 22nd April - Curry and Quiz night- more information to follow

Monday 1st May – Labour Day holiday - school closed

Wednesday 10th May - Donuts with Dads; The Hub; 8.30am followed by E- Safety Parent Workshop 9.00am

Wednesday 17th May – Parent Workshop: STEAM in Early Years and Primary

Thursday 18th May – Saturday 20th May – Primary FOBISIA games

Thursday 18th May – Early Years and Primary STEAM Day

Wednesday 24th May - Muffins with Mum; The Hub; 8.30am followed by HSK Workshop; 9.00am

Thursday 25th May – 2C Class Assembly

Friday 26th May – Coffee Morning with Head of Primary and Head of Secondary; Aspretto; 11.00am

Monday 29th May and Tuesday 30th May - School closed

Thursday 1st June – 2A Class Assembly

Saturday 10th June - Summer Fun Day


Star of the Week

2A – Jessica - For an excellent start to Year 2.

2B – Hiroyasu - For excellent persuasive and descriptive writing.

2C – Freddie - For always having good manners and being polite.



Linked to our topic work, next week in English we will study a number of non-fiction books related to materials and the structure of buildings. Our Learning Objectives covered will include: 

  • Use commas to separate items in a list
  • Consider what they are going to write before beginning by writing down ideas and/or key words, including new vocabulary
  • Use of capital letters, full stops, question marks and exclamation marks
  • To write examples of a non-fiction text including an Introduction, contents page, glossary
  • Make simple additions, revisions and corrections to their own writing by evaluating their writing with the teacher and other pupils



Next week in maths, we will revisit our work on Division. Our Learning Objectives covered will include:

  • To use a variety of language to describe division
  • Recall and use division facts for the 2 times table
  • Recall and use division facts for the 5 times table
  • Recall and use division facts for the 10 times table
  • Understand that division is not commutative
  • To create mathematical statements for division

Please note for written calculations we will follow the schools calculation policy link to stages.



As artists, we will make observational drawing of the different types of buildings we can see from school. We will then design and decorating our own house by using a card board for the frame of the house, then using different materials, fabrics and paint  we will decorate the different rooms and create furniture.

If you have any cardboard boxes, scrap materials, fabric or old unwanted clothing please send them in to be cut up and used for the decorating.

Thank you.