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Miss M Annese

Year 2 Oak class teacher

Mrs S Atkinson

Year 2 Pear class teacher


Class emails

Latest school news and updates click here

E-Safety Advice for Parents and Pupils  Click here

To access RE and Collective worship learning, go to the catholic life page which will be regularly updated.

To access SEN and Wellbeing resources and information, please go to the SEND page


Weekly Activities

These are activities which you can do ‘little and often’ throughout the week:

 Spelling grid for Summer 1:

Spelling grid for Summer 2:

- Please see spelling folder for weekly spelling resources to support your child to learn their spellings:

Spelling Resources 01/06/2020

Spelling Resources 18/05/2020

Please use this spelling sheet to carry out Friday's test (05/062020)

Spelling Guidance 

Please use this spelling sheet to carry out Friday's test (22/05/2020)

Spelling Guidance 


         STORY TIME:

Daily Activities: 

‘We pride ourselves on listening to our parents, therefore, following feedback from the parent questionnaire, we will now be leaving two weeks worth of home learning on our page. This will allow your child further time to complete lessons. Please scroll down the page to find last weeks lessons if you have not finished them.’


Completing these activities every day will help you keep your brain active! Please DO NOT feel you have to print the resources out; you will be able to complete the task without the sheet printed. 


Week beginning 1st June


Monday 1st June - Maths

Maths Lesson ppt



Tuesday2nd June - English

English ppt



Wednesday 3rd June - Maths

Maths Lesson ppt



Thursday 4th June - English

English lesson ppt

Word mat



Friday 5th June 

Science Lesson ppt

Word Search  



Week beginning 25th May


‘We hope you have a well deserved, relaxing half term break. Below are some optional activities if you would like to continue with any learning during the half term break.’


May Half Term Powerpoint

Maths Activities:

Activity 1-adding and subtracting 10 

Activity 2-add 2 digit numbers

Activity 3-subtract 2 digit numbers

Activity 4-bonds to 100

Activity 5-multiplication

Activity 6-arrays

Activity 7-5 x tables

Activity 8-2 x tables

Activity 9-white rose challenge

Adding and subtraction game

Addition game

Fraction Game

Telling the time game


English Activities:

Activity 1-story starter

Activity 2-apostrophes for contraction

Activity 3-conjunctions

Activity 4-story starter

Activity 5-apostrophes for possession

Activity 6-continue a story

Word search







Mr Oates' PE challenges



If you wish to share your learning with your teacher or want to ask any questions, please use the email address at the top of the page. If your child is working below or above their age expectation, please feel free to utilise previous or future year group pages to challenge them appropriately.


Extra/Optional Activities:

Estimating Meal Times Array Hunt Symmetry


Word aware dinosaurs

Here are some other activities, should you wish to complete them:


Counting in 2s

Counting in 5s

Counting in 10s

Counting in 3s


 My Home Learning 2020 Time Capsule Resource Pack

A Letter to My Future Self

Choose Objects to Put in a Time Capsule Activity

My Home Learning 2020 Diary

Resource Pack Guide

Time Capsule Activity Booklet

Further Online Resources:

2. David Walliams audio stories at 11am each day

3. Ruth Miskin: Tune into our daily phonics lessons. Subscribe and turn on the notifications to never miss a daily Read Write Inc. Phonics lesson: [Speed Sounds Set 3 at 10.30 am]

4. Reading - Oxford Owl: You can sign up for free. You can read books from your child’s reading band for free. The books are interactive and have some questions at the back to support their understanding.

5. Phonics – Phonics Play: We play games on here regularly. They have made the website free:

Username: march20

Password: home

6. Education City and Purple mash: Log ins are in your child’s reading diary. There is a wide variety of choice on these sites. On Education city we have set up a ‘Homework’ for English, Maths and Science for your children to complete. All activities should be tablet friendly.

7. Number bots and Timetable Rockstars: Use your login in your reading record to continue to access.

8. BBC Bitesize KS1

9. British Council

10. Top Marks

11. Twinkl

12. The National Academy Online Classroom


Ideas to develop Core Subjects

Ideas to support Y2 Writing:

·       Read a story and re-write it in as much detail as you can.

·       Think of a different world to visit and write a story about it.

·       Write a character description about one of your teddies or toys.

·       Write a story where you are the main character.

·       Read and orally retell your favourite poem using actions to help you.

·       Research 3 different types of poem and write out your favourites.

·       Write a letter to a member of your family that is also staying at home.

·       Do some cooking or play a game and write some instructions.

·       After doing something interesting write a recount of what you did.

·       Write a menu and play restaurants for a mealtime.

·       Find an interesting picture from and write a story about it.

·       Research your favourite animal/country/topic of your choice and write a fact file.

·       Write a newsletter to your friends and family explaining what you have been up to that week.

·       Practise your spellings and phonic rules. You could test a family member!

·       Make an advert or poster for something you’ve made or done.

Ideas to support Y2 Reading:

·       Read for at least 15 minutes every day.

·       Ask an adult to ask you some questions about what you have read.

·       Read a story aloud to a family member using expressions.

·       Look through your books for any punctuation marks and talk about what they mean.

·       Write a book review of the different stories you read.

·       Draw a story mountain and retell the story into the 5 main parts.

·       Find at least 10 different things to read from stories to menu’s and magazines.

·       Read the blurb from a book and make a prediction before reading it.

·       Record yourself reading a book and listen back to hear if you are using expression.

·       Look through your book for exciting vocabulary and make a list of meanings.

·       Write some questions that you could ask about what you are reading.

·       Act out a story with your family – you could make a play!

Ideas to support Y2 Maths:

·       Practise your times tables (2, 5, 10, 3 and beyond!) in any fun way you can.

·       Roll two dice to make a 2 digit number and identify the tens and one by drawing them.

·       Find some numbers round the house and choose 5 to order ascendingly and descendingly.

·       Practise adding two 2-digit numbers by drawing tens and ones to help you.

·       Practise subtracting two 2-digit numbers by drawing tens and ones to help you.

·       Play a number bond game with someone to practise all number bonds up to and within 20

·       Find ½ ¼ 2/4 and ¾ of numbers, shapes, objects and lengths.

·       Share out practical sweets of draw circles and dots to solve division problems.

·       Go on a shape hunt and find all of the 2D and 3D shapes. Name their edges and vertices.

·       Explore measures by cooking and baking and using different scales.

·       Practise playing shops and using money to find totals and change.

·       Construct a tally chart of your family’s favourite food/toy etc and make a bar graph.

·       Make a game with your family involving adding or subtracting numbers up to 20.

·       Play some board games that involve counting spaces, adding money or sorting shapes.

·       Make continuing patterns from objects, shapes or numbers.

·       Make number families using + and – and =. You can draw part whole models!

·       Practise telling the time to the nearest 5 minutes using watches and clocks around the house.


Year 2 information


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