Year 2 Class Page

Welcome to Year 2!
 
Chestnut Class -Miss Griffiths
Cherry Class  - Miss Kenny

Hello and welcome to the year 2 web page; we hope that you find it useful.

This  page will include important information for your diary, information about the Year 2 curriculum, useful website links to help you support your child's learning at home. You will also find pictures celebrating our learning.

 

 

 

 If you need to contact either of us, please see our contact details below.

 Miss Kenny & Miss Griffiths

 

Miss Raechel Kenny

Year 2 Teacher

raechelkenny@elburton.plymouth.sch.uk

Miss Abbie Griffiths

Year 2 Teacher

agriffiths@elburton.plymouth.sch.uk

Meet the Year 2 support team
Mrs Helen Jennings

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Miss Jess Miller

Teaching Assistant

Calendar
 
 
PE days
 
The PE/ Games timetable for Cherry and Chestnut classes
 
Monday afternoon - Outdoor Games activities
 
 
 
Thank you for your support.
Homework
 
Children will be expected to read at home at least five times a week and to log on to Numbots to practice Maths fluency. They can also practise their spellings of common exception words using Spelling Shed, or the list below. School Jam is also available to practise different maths activities. Children have been given their login details for both websites. Please see links below which will take you directly to the sites. 
Homework grid to follow.
 
Click here for Spelling Shed
Useful Documents
 
Below is an electronic copy of some useful documents. If you cannot find the document that you need, please contact your child's class teacher. All of our letters are now emailed to parents/carers via the ParentPay platform.

Autumn Term (first half) units

 

English – Katie Morag, narrative then Autumnal poetry

 

Maths – Place value and Number

 

Science - Living Things and Habitats

  

Geography - Weather and Seasons

 

PE – Real PE Outdoor Games

 

ICT – Purple Mash

 

Jigsaw –Being Me in My World

 

Art - Patterns, Texture and Tone

 

RE – The Muslim Faith

Useful links and resources for parents and children

Top Marks Maths

A web page full of number games and activities

Maths Playground

This is a website full of math games that encourage logical thinking and reasoning. It is the perfect site to help your child develop their mathematical knowledge in a fun and interactive way.

Spelling Shed

This website enables your child to learn their spellings through a fun and interactive way. Their weekly spelling lists will be uploaded to the site each week.

NumBots

Your child has their own login to this game. The more they play and learn, the more points they will earn to build and improve their robot avatar.

 Letterjoin

You will need your log in for the website. This is a web site to help your child improve their joined handwriting and help them to master their letter formation. 

Oxford Owl

This is a free website that gives you access to free eBooks that you can share with your child at home.  

Pobble 365

This website gives you a different picture each day and provides you with some question prompts and ideas to help inspire and motivate children to write. 

 Explorify

 This website is free to use and has lots of different science activities that you can work through.