Goldfinch Class

Termly Newsletter

Dear Parents/Carers,

Spring 2 Information

This half term our topic is ‘Amazing Me!’. We will be learning about the human body, healthy eating and exercise, and animals including humans and their offspring.

Our art work will be based on drawing and creating self portraits . The children will sketching and painting a self portrait which will be inspired by Picasso.

We will be having a healthy eating day, where the children will have the opportunity to make various healthy dishes.

Our English work will focus around the story – “The River” by Marc Martin, the children will use this book to help them write circular narrative and a reply in the form of a letter.

In our RE lessons we will look at the Christianity and the creation story.

The children will have PE on Wednesday and Friday afternoons so please ensure your child has a full PE kit in school all week.

Reading – Books will be changed on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays if you have signed and dated that your child has read at home.

Homework – homework will be given out every Friday and is due in on the following Thursday.

If you have any queries please make an appointment to see us and we will be happy to help.


Miss Newsholme and Mrs O’Sullivan


Curriculum plan

Medium term plan English Spring 2

Medium Term Plan Maths Spring 2

MT Curriculum Plan Spring 1

English overview Y2