February 21, 2018
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Year 2

Marking the end of Key Stage 1, Year 2 builds upon the learning from Year 1. We continue to develop children’s independence and growth mindset as we prepare them for the transition to Key Stage 2. A variety of engaging topics are planned to support children’s learning.
Parent Meetings
We hold meetings for parents and carers at the beginning of each academic year where we share information about the year ahead. Click here to view this years presentation.

Our Curriculum
- Year 2 Curriculum

Term Plans
Our children study the curriculum and a different topic each term. More information about what will be covered can be found below:
Spring Term 2018 - Rumble in the Jungle
Autumn Term 2017 - Fire of London

Supporting your child's learning
- Helping your child read

Homework
- Education City
- Spellings : Year 2 Red Words

Spellings for Mrs Raybould's group are:
Spring Half Term 1 - spellings plus the Yr 2 red words above
12th Jan- Y1/Y2 red word assessment. Children will write down 10 unknown words to learn and be tested on.
19th Jan-test red words
26th Jan-test red words
2 Feb-test red words
9 Feb-test red words
Autumn Half Term 2 - spellings

Spellings for Miss Gunnell's group are:
Spring Half Term 1 - spellings
Autumn Half Term 2 - spellings
Autumn Half Term 1 - old, cold, gold, hold, told, every, everybody, even, great, break, steak, pretty, after, fast

Mrs Garrett's groups spellings:
Group 1: do,to, no, go, so, today
Group 2: your, they, here, there, said, says, are, was

- Maths targets:
The children should know these facts by heart in Y2 to support their maths learning. They will assessed every Friday on the following.
Week commencing:
8th Jan-understand half and quarter of a shape and amount up to 20

15th Jan-know subtraction facts from 10 e.g. 10-1=, 10-2=, know double facts up to 10 + 10, and related near doubles e.g. 5+5=10, 5+6=11

22nd Jan- Add 3 to a number up to 10. e.g. 1+3, 2+3, 3+3. Know the facts are commutative and can be done in any order e.g. 1+3 equals the same as 3+1

29th Jan- Add 4 to a number up to 10. e.g. 1+4, 2+4, 3+4, 4+4. Know the facts are commutative and can be done in any order.

5th Feb-Add 5 to a number up to 10. e.g. 1+5, 2+5, 3+5, 4+5 up to 10+5. Know the facts are commutative and can be done in any order

Blogs
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Year 2 Teaching Staff
2G
Teachers - Miss Gunnell
Teaching Partner - Mrs Phelps-Johnson
PPA Teacher - Mrs Moss

2R
Teacher - Mrs Raybould
Teaching Partner - Miss Davies
PPA Teacher - Mrs Flood