Year 2 is the last year in Key Stage One, where children develop more independence in their learning. Our varied curriculum, underpinned by the core values, allows every child to achieve and be successful.
Children will be building on their writing skills by starting to write more extended pieces and beginning to think about the impact on their reader. In reading, they will develop fluency and expression and begin to answer inference questions using clues from the text along with their own ideas and thoughts. In Maths they will develop their understanding of place value in two digit numbers and learn their times table facts for the 2, 3, 5 and 10 times tables.
The Year 2 Team
In 2B there is Ms Bedeau and Ms Birch, in 2S there is Ms Shipsey and in 2M there is Ms Meroyi. All three classes are supported by Ms Oliver.
What we are learning this term
How you can help at home
Tasks to complete weekly:
- Spelling homework in books
- Maths homework in books
- Daily reading
Please help your children practise their spelling homework which goes out on a Thursday. For more ideas and activities, please see the Honeycomb Spelling below.
A list of the Key Stage One spelling words can be found here: KS1 Spelling
Timestables and number bonds tests are done in school every week. Please check your child’s answers and go over any mistakes with them each week.
During the Summer Term, Maths homework will be sent in the children's homework books and they will continue to have access to Mathletics to use at home.
Read with your child 5 times a week. Please record in their reading diary.
This will be updated throughout the year.