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Year 2

Welcome to Year 2 


We hope everyone had a good break over the summer holidays ready for an exciting year ahead.


Looking forward... 

Our topics for Autumn 1 are 'Healthy Foods' (English), 'Florence Nightingale' (History) and 'Materials' (Science).  Autumn 2 topics include 'Fairy Tales' (English), 'The History of the Shoe Industry in Northamptonshire' (History) and 'Plants and Animals' (Science).

Please consult our Autumn 2018 Curriculum Newsletter for more details about the topics covered.


Key information

PE this term will take place on Monday mornings (2SM) and Thursday afternoons (2DP).  Please ensure that children have a suitable PE kit at all times.  Long hair will need to be tied back and earings will need to be removed.  This term in PE we will be exploring different ways of travelling.

Swimming lessons will take place on a Tuesday afternoon.  Please ensure that your child has the correct swimming kit in school and that they can get dried and changed independently.  2SM will leave at 1pm to swim at 1.30pm and 2DP will leave at 1.30pm to swim at 2pm.  Swimming will commence on Tuesday 2nd October.  Prior to this date the children will be learning about swimming rules and safety and practising walking to the swimming pool.



Details of upcoming events...

Thursday 20th September: Visit from Florence Nightingale (Creative History)

Tuesday 2nd & Wednesday 3rd October: Parents’ Meetings

Thursday 4th & Friday 5th October: Individual School Photographs

Thursday 18th October: Spooky Disco

Friday 19th October: Harvest Festival

Friday 2nd November: FONHS Bonfire Night

Week Commencing 6th November: Life Education Centre

Thursday 8th November: Dinosaur Workshop at The Radstone

Thursday 13th December: KS1 Christmas Production

Wednesday 19th December: Whole School Christmas Lunch


Contact us              

If you have any concerns or questions then please feel free to pop in and speak with us and we will do our very best to help.  For longer appointments please contact the school office and we will arrange a suitable time to meet up.