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Year 2

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Welcome to Year 2


Hello and welcome to year 2's class page! Here you will find all of the key information for the class and snapshots of the brilliant learning we do each half term.


Key information

Reading books will be sent home from school in the coming weeks, please encourage your child to read as much as possible at home and send their reading bags in every day. 

P.E. days are Tuesday and Wednesday, please make sure your child has their kit ready to enjoy the lessons.

Weekly homework and spellings can be found on this page.

Children will be sent home with log ins for Bug Club, Numbots and Purple Mash.  These are great ways to practise skills that are being taught in class.

Summer Term



In English this term we will be reading books about food.  We will be writing recipes and non-fiction reports about where our food comes from.  We will be working hard on remembering to use different types of punctuation correctly and checking that what we read and write makes sense.



In Maths we will be continuing to learn about the 4 main operations - addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.  We will also be learning about 2d and 3d shapes, naming them and identifying their properties.  We will be learning to read scales in divisions of ones, twos, fives and tens in order to measure weight and capacity.



Our topic this term is Super Scientists.  We will be learning about scientists that made important discoveries in the past that have impacted our lives today.  We will be following in their footsteps and working scientifically in order to carry out fair tests and investigations.



Our topic this term is the Journey of our Food.  We will be looking at what we can buy on out local high street and where that food comes from.  We will be learning about the kind of food that comes from a farm and create a food map of the UK.



In DT this term our topic is Sensational Salads.



In RE we are learning about how people celebrate and where.  We will be looking at the main Christian and Muslim festivals, how they are celebrated, where people go to celebrate and the symbols that are important.



This term we will be exploring how to create pictures using a variety of tools on paint programmes.



This term we will be practising our skills in bat and ball games and athletics.  We will be throwing, catching, fielding and batting using different sized equipment