St Mary'sCatholic Primary School


Welcome toSt Mary'sCatholic Primary School

Year 2

Welcome to Year 2.  


Please find below some basic information about what goes on in our class.  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask. 

Information about our topic for this half term can also be found in these class pages.


Our School Day

Doors open at 8:45

Registration is at 8:55

Morning break is at 10:15-10:30

Lunch is at 12:00 - 1:00

Afternoon break is 2:00 - 2:15

The day ends at 3:15



This half term our PE session will be on a Thursday afternoon.

Children will need black shorts, white T.Shirt and pumps or trainers.



Each half term a list of activities linked to our class topic will be sent home.  Children and parents/carers are to choose 1 activity to undertake together.

Children are expected to read to adult at least 5 times a week and for this to be recorded in their home/school diary.  Home/school diaries will be checked in school on a Friday.


Other Information

Our class recorder group continues to be held on Thursday lunchtimes for those children who have chosen to join. 


Spring 2 Topic

Our Key Book List

Books we will be reading in class this year include:

Autumn 1

Meerkat Mail by Emily Gravett

Pumpkin Soup by Helen Cooper

Autumn 2

Not Now Bernard by David McKee

Gorilla by Anthony Browne

Spring 1

The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark by Jill Tomlinson

Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman

Spring 2

The Hodgeheg by Dick King-Smith

Flat Stanley by Jeff Brown

Summer 1

Traction Man is Here by Mini Grey

The Giraffe, The Pelly and Me by Roald Dahl

Summer 2

Fantastic Mr Fox by Roald Dahl

Willa and Old Miss Annie by Berlie Doherty