On this page you will find information about what we are learning in school and the ways to support your child's learning at home.
Miss H. Wistow - Year 2 Leader/ class teacher (2W)
Miss M. Godwin - Year 2 class teacher (2G)
Miss L. Kempen - Year 2 class teacher (2K)
General Year 2 Information
PE - Year 2 have PE on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please ensure no earrings are worn on these days, and that all long hair is tied back.
Library - Year 2 visit the school library on a Tuesday afternoon - Please ensure that children have their bookbags in school.
Homework - Homework will be given out on a Friday. Please make sure that it is returned to school by the following Wednesday to allow time for marking.
Home School Reading
Year 2 have just relaunched Home School Reading. Each child has been send home with a Home School Reading Diary where they can record the books they are reading and make a comment about them.
They could comment on the following:
Now and then we will be having a look in the children's diaries to see what they enjoy reading at home.
For every 10 books they read and comment on they will earn a sticker/ special stamp. It is their responsibility to show us!
Recommended Reading List for Year 2
The Legend of Spud Murphy by Eoin Colfer
Mr Majeika by Humphry Carpenter
Jinnie Ghost by Berlie Doherty
I was a Rat!: Or, the Scarlett Slippers by Philip Pullman
The Day The Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
Beaver Towers by Nigel Hinton
Fungus the Bogeyman by Raymond Briggs
Mrs Wobble the Waitress by Allan Ahlberg
The Adventures of Captain Underpants by Dave Pilkey
The Dunderheads by Paul Fleischman
The Man whose Mother was a Pirate by Margaret Mahy
Pirate School: Just a Bit of Wind by Jeremy Strong
The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me by Roald Dahl
Mog Time Treasury: Six Stories About Mog the Forgetful Cat by Judith Kerr
Uncle Gobb and the Dread Shed by Michael Rosen
Mr Wolf’s Pancakes by Jan Fearnley
Gobbolino the Witch’s Cat by Ursula Williams
The Enchanted Wood by Enid Blyton
Clarice Bean, That’s Me by Lauren Child
The Story of Babar by Jean De Brunhoff
Nim’s Island by Wendy Orr
Fluff the Farting Fish by Michael Rosen
The Tear Thief by Carol Ann Duffy
How to Live Forever by Colin Thompson
Press Here by Herve Tullet
The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall
The Dragonsitter by Josh Lacey
Extra Home Learning
Do you enjoy using a computer to learn?
Play some of the games below and see what you learn today!
Each week the children will have the following homework:
- a reading teak
- a Maths, English or Topic task
Your child's teacher will be seeing if the children can spell these words in their written work.
Homework is expected to be in school by Wednesday each week so that there is time to mark it and give feedback.
Thank you for your continued support!