Year 2

 Who's who in Year 2?

Miss Farrar - Year 2 Teacher Monday and Tuesday 

Miss Jones - Year 2 Teacher Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Mrs. Stabler - Learning Support Assistant - mornings

Miss Hastie - Learning Support Assistant - Monday to Friday afternoons.

Miss Berrington - 1:1 support - Monday to Friday


Our next topic will be Space!


What do you know about space?

Which stories do you know that are set in space?

Would you rather live in space or on earth? Why?

What do astronauts need to know before they go to space?

What would you like to know about space?


Fun with numbers on a 100 square

Try to find the patterns, multiples,or add and subtract using this 100 square... 

Image result for splat square is a great website to use with your children. Take a look.

Useful Apps

Here are some apps that Year 2 children may enjoy...


Squeebles - spelling test, maths skills

Bubble pop multiplication

Tell The Time 

Math Blaster

Math Bingo

Pirate treasure hunt - problem solving

Rush hour - problem solving 

Word Bingo

Book Creator

Scratch - coding

Daisy the Dinosaur - coding

Hopscotch - coding

Garage band  - music composition

Making Jungles - December 17

PE in Year 2

PE will be on Monday afternoons and Thursday mornings.

Please ensure that indoor and outdoor PE kits are in school all the time. Trainers are more suitable for outdoor PE. Children will be outside (weather permitting) after the Easter Break so please ensure they have outdoor kit with them.

Sometimes PE days will need to change due to the weather or due to other school commitments.   

What is happening in class this week?

Did you get a book for Christmas? If so, bring it in and share it with the class at the start of term.

 Literacy work

We will be looking at fiction and non-fiction texts about space. If you have any please bring them into school. 

Spelling Tests 

Spelling tests will continue from 16th January.

We will continue using the Common Exception Words and spelling they have learned in letters and sounds. We will not be sending words home to learn every week. 

Converting document.


Your child could use this look, cover, write check sheet to practise their spellings. If you would like a paper copy please ask in school.


Mathematics Mastery Vocabulary

Below is a list of terms used in Mathematics Mastery.  Children will learn to use the terms in the glossary section.



Maths work

We will be carrying on with multiplication and division after Christmas. After that we will be learning about time. 

Tamworth Castle - November 17