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Shrewsbury Cathedral

Catholic Primary School

Beech Class Year 2



Teacher: Mrs Archer

Teaching Assistants:  Mrs Brookes/Mrs Davies


Spring Term (second half) 2020


In Literacy next term we will be discussing the book ‘The Day the Crayons Quit’ (letters link) and learning how to write a report.









In Maths next term we will be covering Multiplicative Reasoning, Geometric Reasoning

and developing our Number sense. 


In R.E we will be learning about the Mass.


This term  we will be learning about Living Things and their habitats. 


In History we will be studying the early life of Charles Darwin.


In D and T we will be looking at structures.



In our 'Charanga' programme

next term we will be covering different elements of music through the topic ‘Zootime’


In computing next term we will be looking at Effective searching and Presenting ideas.


In PE we will be developing our tennis skills.


Other notices: 

  • P.E is on Wednesdays- please come to school in P.E kit.
  • Forest school is on Monday 24th February, 2nd and 9th March 2020- please come to school in full Forest school kit.


  • Reading - please ensure you read with your child and record reading in their diary at least 5 times per week.  They will then be entered into a raffle where a prize can be won.
  • Spelling tests are completed on a Thursday and new spellings are set on a Friday.
  • Homework is given out on a Friday and is to be completed by the following Wednesday.
  • Please provide a named water bottle for your child.         


The SATs tests for Year 2 will be taking place in May. In preparation for this, below are some useful links to websites/games that can act as revision for the children covering some of the basic knowledge they require to access the papers; 


Useful links for further SAT information;  

Useful subject links;



Literacy (Reading)

Literacy (Grammar, spelling and punctuation)