Welcome to Year 2!

Mrs Purvis and Mrs Kennedy would like to welcome you to Year 2.  We are really looking forward to teaching you this year and we hope that you will enjoy working with us and will try your best with anything you are asked to do.  We have some great activities planned, both in and outside of class, and have organised some exciting visits and visitors too!


Remember you will be able to find your mental maths and spelling homework on this page if you can’t find it or have lost it.

Useful Documents

Curriculum Information:

Curriculum Overview – Autumn 2019

Parents’ Meeting

RE Letter to Parents – Autumn 2019


Homework Information:


All children must complete the weekly spelling sheet (using the process of Look, Cover, Write and Check which is outlined on the front cover of your child’s half termly spelling booklet).  Spelling homework is due in by the Friday of each week. Once marked, each child’s weekly spellings score will be added to the table on the back of their spelling booklet.

Autumn Term 1 Spellings 2019-20

Click the relevant link below to access the spelling lists for the first half of the Autumn term.

Spelling Booklet (12 spellings)

Spelling Booklet (8 spellings)


Useful Links




Spelling Shed

Games to help with English:

Magic Key Adventures


Active Learn

Times Tables Rockstars

Games to help with Maths:

Duck Game – Counting in tens

Caterpillar Game – Ordering numbers

Help put Tom the zebra to bed – Ordering the days of the week

Days of the week – Match the days of the week

Colour the seasons – Create a seasonal picture

Measuring weight and capacity – Measuring games

Capacity – using the correct measure to fill a container

Symmetry – Symmetry Matching Game

Monkey Drive – Multiples of 2, 5 and 10

Using Money to add and subtract – Find out which toys you can buy, their cost and the change given

Carroll Diagrams – Sorting numbers using 1 or 2 criteria


Great Fire of London Game

Samuel Pepys – Magic Grandad

Florence Nightingale – Magic Grandad

Florence Nightingale – Video


Ducksters website – Ancient China