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Newcastle Primary School 17A Shimna Road, Newcastle
⭐️Open Afternoon ⭐️ The NPS Open afternoon will take place on Thursday 8th December 2022 from 2.30 - 4.30pm.
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Class Dojo

Don't forget to check out our ClassDojo Page for updates.


P2 Rewards

P2 earn rewards at an individual and whole class level. 

When a pupil earns 10 ‘Smiley Sticks’ they get to pick a reward from the prize box. 

As a class, we work together to fill our ‘Good Choices’ Jar with pompoms. We then vote for our whole class reward.


Latest Class News

25th Nov 2022
🌟Tickets for the performances of ‘It’s a Baby’ (P1 and P2) and...
17th Oct 2022
There will be no fun club or after school activities for week beginning 24th October...
3rd Oct 2022
Starting Tuesday 4th October for 7 weeks. Session 1 open to Primary 2 & 3, session...

What will P2 be learning in Term 1a?

Literacy :Independent Writing: news, topic related writing - who helps me, when I grow up, harvest. Guided Writing - Recount writing. Shared Reading – topic related books. Topic books – fiction and non-fiction. Phonics - Revision of initial sounds and stage 1 linguistic phonics. Handwriting- formation of lower case letters. Listening- weekly listening activities. Talking- talk about their personal experiences of people who us

Numeracy- Working with numbers up to 15. Mental maths- counting forwards and backwards, numbers before and after, adding on 1, doubles, number stories. Problem Solving. Topic Maths- 2D Shape, data collection, sorting and measurement. 

RE- Old Testament bible stories, Harvest and Action Bible Songs


Drama- Take on the roles in the police station and lifeboat station. Act out topic related stories, e.g. The little red hen

Music- Song – Songs about emergency services . Musical Instruments 

Art- Junk Art , Painting - ambulance, lifeboat, firefighter! Craft linked to harvest and topic, Weekly cutting activity - shapes

PE- Changing for P.E independently. Listen to and follow simple instructions/rules. Fundamental Movement Skills- throwing, gallop? Know how to move in a variety of ways to explore personal and general space.Know how to move safely and confidently. Respond appropriately to the instructions.

 PDMU - NSPCC  'Be Safe', Unit 1 PATHS, Helping Hands 

World Around Us-  Who helps us? Focus on Emergency Services 🚓🚒🚑 Science- investigating materials 

ICT - Log on and Log off independently. Just 2 Easy software - painting. Bee Bot, Word Processing, Early years Maths pack/Top Marks games to develop learning. iPad - using apps to develop learning, using camera to record their learning