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Welcome to Year Two!


We are looking forward to an exciting year ahead with lots of interesting topics to learn about, including Inventors, The United Kingdom and Australia!


Keep posted on our class page and Twitter for updates and information about things we have been doing. 


Mrs Cousins is our class teacher and Ms. Prosser teaches us on a Monday and Friday morning. 


Mrs McLoughlin, Mrs McCormack, Mrs Rowlands and Mrs Brand also work in our class.




******************STARS OF THE WEEK*****************


This week's Stars are......................


Daniel Ashcroft


Rhia Richards!






Key Information


Please read the full Return to School Plan and updates posted on the main page by Mr Sheeran for general information



Due to staggered timings, Year Two children should now come in through the Bury Road gate and onto the Junior Playground between 8.45am and 9am. Collection is from the Junior Playground at 3.10pm. Only one parent should be present at drop off and collection to eliminate crowding. Face coverings are advised at drop off and pick up and social distancing guidance must be adhered to.


Our PE days are Tuesdays and Thursdays. Children should come to school on these days dressed in their PE kit- white t-shirt, black or navy jogging bottoms and either school jumper or black or navy hoodie. They may wear pumps or trainers as appropriate for the weather.


Children who have packed lunches may bring lunch boxes as normal. Book bags are fine but please ensure children don't bring any other personal items from home into school.


We aim to promote a love of reading in Year Two and have lots of exciting books we plan to share with the children. To support this at home, please ensure your child reads regularly at home.

 We will not be sending home reading books for the first couple of weeks of term, but children will be given lots of opportunities to read in school!


Homework will be set each half term. Children will receive an activity grid and homework book in which to complete this. Please feel free to add any additional home learning to this book!




**************** BREAKING NEWS ******************


A huge well done to our new school councillors:

Connor Nolan and Mia Dell


We know you will do a fantastic job at representing our class on the school council!



Autumn Term


Dear Year Two,


Welcome back! We are so pleased to have you all back at school again and are looking forward to getting to know each and every one of you! We will spend our first week settling in and learning about each other and the Year Two routine. We know it has been a very strange few months for everyone and will be making sure happiness and safety comes first as we begin our exciting learning journey into Year Two!



Mrs Cousins and Mrs Woods