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What will P2 be learning in Term 1b?

Literacy :

  • Weekly listening activities
  • Phonics -Stage 1 and Stage 2 Linguistics Phonics
  • Handwriting - writing letters on lines and introduction to cursive letters
  • Write simple sentences
  • Report Writing
  • Use a range of reading strategies in their reading books
  • New high frequency words


  • Developing to numbers up to 20 and beyond
  • Mental Maths - counting forwards and backwards, adding on, counting back, doubles, number storie
  • Telling time - o'clock 
  • 3D Shapes
  • Carrying on and making own simple patterns
  • Problem solving
  • Handling Dat


  • Bible stories linked to light and dark- Creation, Jesus heals blind man 
  • Christmas 


  • Christmas Songs 
  • Craft activities linked to light and dark e.g mixing light and dark colours 





World Around Us:

  • Light and Dark
  • Science Experiments- making shadows, investigating properties of materials etc 


  • Log on and Log off independently
  • Navigate simple software with mouse and keyboard
  • Bee Bots to navigate
  • Using iPad to record play observations (link to recount writing)
  • Using a range of apps on the iPads to consolidate learning

Latest Class News

12th Dec 2017
The children in P3-7 have been practising their singing in anticipation for the Carol...
23rd Nov 2017
We had great fun investigating how to make shadows! We found they are...
22nd Nov 2017
We all enjoyed a big workout with Gillian! We are raising money for the NSPCC. Thank...

Welcome to Primary 2!

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Primary 2

We are very busy in P2! Our next topic is Ligh and Dark. Keep watching our website to see what things we are learning! 


Primary 2 Term1b


Primary 2 in Term1a