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Chorlton Park Book Bench


This summer, 58 book-shaped benches are on display across Manchester for you to enjoy. The BookBenches have been designed by local children and community groups, who were inspired by books and reading – including a Chorlton Park Primary School bench. The literacy trust website includes the trail where you can find all of the BookBenches […]

End of year dates


We know that towards the end of the year their are lots of important dates. Here are some important Year Two dates: 07/07/17 – reports and new teachers out 14/07/17 – new class morning 17/07/17 – KS1 sports day 9.15 – 10.45 18/07/17 – film premiere and look at the books 9-10 18/07/17 – end […]

Poetry Project

In English over the next few weeks we will be reading different sound poems. We would love you to: *Read lots of poems *Pick your favourite *Write your own poem *Illustrate your poem This is due in on 12th July! Please post about what your favourite poem is and why you like it.

Fractured Fairy tale


This week we have looked at the fracture fairy tale of Little Red Riding Hood. We noticed that Red Riding Hood wasn’t a sweet little girl but a greedy lady. If you could create your own which fairy tale would you fracture and what would the characters be like?

Cupcake Day


Thursday 15th June is Cupcake Day to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society. As a school we will be taking part and we are asking people to please help us raise as much as we can by baking or buying some cupcakes to donate. We appreciate your continued support. The Year Two Team

Meeting Nick Sharratt


IMG_2545Today Year 2 had the privilege of meeting famous illustrator Nick Sharratt at Manchester Central Library. This event was organised as part of the Read Manchester Campaign. Nick told us all about his work and even showed us some of his amazing drawings. We got signed Tracey Beaker and Mr Pope illustrations from the day […]