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Glendermott Primary School, Derry

Year 2

Welcome to Primary 2

We always have a fun year in P2 filled with fun activities to help us learn. We like to help our teacher plan our play and activity based learning and we play loads of games to help us with our work.

In Primary 2 we will be learning about lots of new and exciting things across the curriculum. Watch this space!

Our School Day

            9:00-                 School Starts

            10:30 -10:45      Break

            12.00- 12:45       Lunch

            2pm                    P2  Home time /Busy Bees Club

            2.45                    Bus

         

Timetable:

Thursday - P.E.

Friday – Golden Time

Homework:

  • Homework in Primary 2 is given home on a Monday and taken back to school on a Friday.
  • Reading and Key Words should be completed every day and always be brought to school.

Curriculum

Literacy We are following the Linguistic Phonics Programme and complete daily phonics lessons, we also complete Reading and Writing tasks and we are extremely excited to see what writing we are able to produce in Primary 2 through a range of different genres.

Numeracy We will be learning lots about Processes in Maths, Number, Data Handling, Measures and Shape and Space. We especially enjoy completing our numeracy tasks in an interactive way using our ipads, white boards, and activities during Play and Activity Based Learning.

 

World Around Us Here are some of the exciting topics we can look forward to studying this year…These thrilling topics will mean there will be lots to keep us busy and lots of cross curricular links to enjoy.

  • Me and My Family
  • Space
  • Sweets
  • Jack and the Beanstalk
  • Transport/People Who Help Us

Personal Development and Mutual Understanding We all love PDMU because we get to explore our personal and emotional development, health and safety, relationships with others, and how we can all work together for the good of our community. We are able to discuss all our hopes and fears in a safe environment during Circle Time and we can also have fun in doing so! Please bring the appropriate P.E. kit.

The Arts In Primary 2 we are exposed to lots of wonderful opportunities to be creative. We especially love participating in a variety of music, dance and art activities that we are able to complete through our cross curricular topics.

Religion We will be following the Grow in Love Religion programme and learn about the different celebrations in the church year. Fr Farren will also visit us throughout the year and we love performing class assemblies.

 

News

17th Oct 2018
P2 have been very busy during maths week. They have completed a lot of different...
 
 
 
17th Oct 2018
P2 went on a walk around Beech Hill and the school grounds to identify signs of Autumn....
 
 
 
 

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Class Photograph

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