Year 2 2021 - 2022

Mrs Ronald

Mrs Ball

Miss Railton


Hello Year 2 !


In our English lessons we will read the story Troll Swap by Leigh Hodkinson, a story about a hairy troll who lives somewhere far away and Tabitha, a little girl who lives with her Mummy and Daddy.


In our maths lessons we are working on Place value of numbers and then we shall move on to Addition and Subtraction. We will have a Number of the Day and introduce times table work.


We will have two PE lessons a week. Wednesday will be our outdoor lesson so please make sure children wear a pair of joggers or leggings as the weather gets chillier. Tuesday is our hall time. On both days children should come into school in their PE clothes and stay in them all day. Please try and make sure girls have hair tied back on these days.


Reading is our main form of homework in Year 2 and we expect children to read at least four times a week. Children will be sent home with three reading books – a phonic reader, a colour banded book and a library book. We have an exciting new system of recording the reading books using the Go Read App.


Times Tables Rock Stars is our maths homework and children will be issued with a login for this in the first couple of weeks. It takes a little while for them to get going with this as it is quite fast-paced. Please don’t give up!

Catching Up

We know that different children have different gaps in their learning. Some found it difficult to work at home, some came back into school. We want to reassure you that we have planning in place to fill these gaps and proceed quickly with their Year 2 curriculum. This may mean that your child works in a focus group with an adult or has a one-to-one intervention so it is vital that they come into school on time as some of these groups get started as soon as the children come into school.

Teachers Mrs Ronald, Ms Railton and Mrs Ball

TAs Mrs Wheldon and Mrs Thompson and Mrs Frommert


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Year 2: News items

JRSO Assembly, by Mrs Bennett

#Hello Yellow, by Mrs Bennett

Jeans For Genes, by Mrs Bennett

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Year 2: Events items

Infants' Open Afternoon, by Mrs Bennett

Year 2 Performance, by Mrs Bennett

Year 2 Performance, by Mrs Bennett

Contact Details

Charles Darwin Community Primary School

Darwin Street
Castle, Northwich

Main Contact: Mr Adam Croft (Headteacher)

Tel: 01606 75194
Fax: 01606 784143

SEND Contact: Miss Joanne Tilley

Governor: Mrs Gail Maguire
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