Otters (Yr2) 2023 - 2024

Mr Brown

Teacher: Mr Nick Brown

Teaching Assistant: Mrs Mossford

Welcome to Otters class!


In Otters class we chose this Psalm to show what it means to be in our class. It also links to one of our favourite books.

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Please the opportunity a look at the useful information about what Otters class will be doing this term.

PE Days: Tuesday and Friday, plese come in your kit on these days.



Here at Tarporley we follow the BOOKS approach to our curriculum. We want to be/have:

Bravery                                        Otters brave the rivers and seas together

Outward-facing                           Otters look out to the world around them

Opportunities                              Otters take advantage of the opportunities that come their way

Knowledge and skills                 Otters seek out knowledge and skills

Spirituality                                   Otters are spiritual


Here is our y2 curriculum. 

Our topic is 'Be Extraordinary'


Religious Education:

Christianity - We will be exploring the following 'Big Questions' and considering our place in religion- Christianity and others. We will look at religious symbols and find out about Christian christenings.

What does it mean to belong?


English: Please do not read the books ahead of time as we enjoy discovering them together!

Poetry: sea poetry (rhyming and rhythm)

Lost and found- Oliver Jeffers

Focus: write a simple sentence confidently: capital letter, subject, verb, finish the idea, full stop.

         : story settings


Number: 3D shape- naming and understanding the features

            : place value 1-100


Living things- plants and animals

           : ourselves



The lives of significant others: Queen Elizabeth I, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II

How their reigns demonstrated and affected change.



gymnastics - balance and agility

games - invasion




Class Charter

In Otters Class we:

listen to everybody and we take turns to speak

help each other to stay safe and to learn

show kindness every day

are loving towards everyone and our planet

forgive because everyone makes mistakes

So that we can Let Our Light Shine (Matthew 5)!

Our Curriculum - autumn 2023


Files to Download

Otters (Yr2): News items

Cauliflower Cards 2023, by Miss Primary

Harvest Festival, by Miss Primary

Otters (Yr2): Calendar items

Little Beats Club, by Miss Primary

Drama Club, by Miss Primary

Rocksteady, by Miss Primary

Tarporley CE Primary, Park Road, Tarporley, Cheshire, CW6 0AN

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