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Easter holidays run from the end of the school day Thursday 28th March, with children returning to school for the summer term on Monday 15th April.
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Hadrian Primary School

"Pupils enjoy coming to school everyday, they are highly motivated and leaders and teachers are enthusiastic about providing an ambitious curriculum for all pupils" Ofsted 2022

Be Unique;Believe, Achieve, Succeed Together

Y3 Miss Goodall/Miss Pippin


Year 2 is a very important year for Class 6. They will be supported throughout the year in working towards their SATs and achieving their highest potential - it is extremely important that children are attending school everyday in order for them to do this.

Please find below information about our class and what we are taking part in throughout the year. This page will be kept updated with class news and achievements.


Class news and reminders!


Dates for your diary

Back from half term - 4th June

Visit from Fire Service - 6th June

Phonics screening week - 11th June

Reports out - 18th June

Sports day (weather dependant) - 20th June

Customs House full day rehearsal (for those children involved) - 6th July and 9th July

Summer Spectacular - 10th July

MELA - 17th July




A huge well done to all of our Year 2 children for completing their SATs! They approached them with enthusiasm and determination and we couldn't be prouder!



Class 6 enjoying their 'jitter juice' to help get rid of those first day jitters

Number Bonds Fun!

Flying our 'kites' around the school finding right angles

Our new Science topic - Animals including Humans!

'The Selfish Giant' imaginary walk to look for fruit for our fruit cocktails

Music time in Class 6 with 'Hands, Feet, Heart' by Joanna Mangona

P.E. - Multi Skills

'Contraction Surgeons' - using apostrophes for contraction



Children will be set homework on a Thursday to be complete by the following Tuesday


You will be able to find instructions in your child's Homework book to support them. 


Each child will also receive their log in for MyMaths. Children in Year 2 receive this every 2 weeks. There will be a sticker placed in their homework books to let you know they have a piece to complete. Please ensure the box is ticked in their book once they have complete the task. 

Big Talk discussion prompts

Please find below the discussion prompts for 'Big Talk'


Thursday 12th October 2017 - Writing instructions for making a fruit cocktail

Thursday 19th October 2017 - Writing instructions for making a witch's hat

Thursday 21st October 2017 - Writing an informal letter to the Winnie's sister


Autumn Term 2 - Please use the Big Talk Homework as an opportunity to rehearse your child's part for our Christmas production.


Thursday 11th January 2018 - Writing a non-chronological report about a toy

Thursday 18th January 2018 - Writing a short story about a toy that comes to life

Thursday 25th January 2018 - Writing a sensory description

Thursday 1st February 2018 - Writing a story in the style of an author (Anthony Browne)

Thursday 8th February 2018 - NUMBER DAY

Thursday 15th February 2018 - IN-SERVICE DAY

Thursday 22nd February 2018 - Writing a diary entry based on Chinese New Year

Thursday 8th March 2018 - Writing an informal letter to the Mulan's family

Thursday 15th March 2018 - Science Day

Thursday 22nd March 2018 - Writing a Revolting Recipe based on 'The Twits'


Thursday 19th April 2018 - Writing a Easter Holiday Recount

Thursday 19th April 2018 - Writing a tradition tale based on The Gingerbread Man (week long Literacy focus)

No Big Talk in the weeks during revision and SATs


Thursday 7th June 2018 - Completing write up of D&T week

Physical Education


This term, children in year 2 will be taking part in PE sessions on a Wednesday afternoon. Please ensure your child has their full PE kit on this day. 


Reading Books


We encourage children to bring in their reading books everyday, this enables children to take part in paired reading activities and change them when needed. We also ask parents to read with their child each night.

Class 6 Reading Corner

Basic Skills & Reflection Time


We have a commitment to Basic Skills in Year 2, everyday we plan for a range of activities to develop Numeracy and Literacy skills, aside from general Literacy and Numeracy lessons. This also includes our morning spelling sessions that follow on from your child's previous phonic sessions. We are also use games to develop maths skills in the afternoon. 


Key Stage One Basic Skills Rainbows



Use the link below to find out what we are learning in Year 2 by looking at our Curriculum Map