St John's Roman Catholic Primary School


Ann Street, Rochdale, Lancashire OL11 1EZ

01706 647195

Welcome to Year 2 - St. Bernadette

Teacher Miss L. McGuigan    Teaching assistant Mrs K. Welsby


Whole year overview 2018-2019

 Spring Newsletter

During their RE Lessons, children have been learning about Baptism. They have enjoyed looking at the different symbols and taking part in role-play activities to demonstrate an understanding of welcoming into part of God's Family.

Year 2 children learning about fossils

Year 2 have been working hard during music lessons.  The have practised playing the ukulele and have even taken part in a music festival to show their wonderful talents to the whole school and parents.

Year 2 have been learning all about the famous Great Fire of London during their History lessons.  They have worked hard to create a scene for the fire that has been used for role-play session and encouraged them to write excellent re-tells of the story.


We designed and made our own African necklaces, as worn by the Maasai tribe in Kenya.

The children enjoyed making and wearing their creations! 

This was part of our topic on Kenya. 

Times Tables Rock Star launch 12/03/2018

Check out our cool rockers who took time from their busy schedule to attend a photo-shoot during the launch of the Times Tables Rock Stars on Monday.

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Year 2 pupils used the green screen to record dinosaur poems!

A green screen is a sheet of green material a person stands or sits in front of, the image is then superimposed onto a background of choice - in this instance, a scene from when dinosaurs roamed the earth.