Red Kites

Welcome to Red Kites’ Class!

Class Teacher: Mr Straughan



Welcome to Year 2

We plan to have a great year!


General Information

Home Readers

We aim to read with your child twice a week in a guided reading session. Please enjoy reading the home reader together and initial in the comments section of your child’s planner.


Phonics and Spelling

Continuing from Year1, Year2 have a daily phonics input. Each Monday they have a spelling quiz based on the weeks learning.


Mental Maths

Each Monday the children will have a mental maths quiz alongside their spelling quiz.



  • Monday – PE



Our library day is Friday. If any parents are able to volunteer to assist with this, then please contact the office or Mr Straughan.

Christmas Play - Tinsel and Tea Towels

Parts have been cast and we will send out more details regarding costumes soon.

Your child has been given song words for the play. Please find these in their book bags.

Art this term

We will be designing, making and then painting our own planets. If you can send any old newspapers into class then that would be appreciated.


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