Year 2 Class Page

Welcome to Year 2
 
Chestnut Class - Miss Griffiths
Cherry Class - Mrs Lake

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.

 

Mrs Lake & Miss Griffiths

 

Mrs Emma Lake

Year 2 Teacher (Cherry Class)

elake@elburton.plymouth.sch.uk

Miss Abbie Griffiths

Year 2 Teacher (Chestnut Class)

agriffiths@elburton.plymouth.sch.uk

Meet the Year 2 support team
Mrs Helen Jennings

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Miss Jess Miller

Teaching Assistant

Year 2 Getting To Know You Video
Calendar
 
Bank Holiday - Monday 2nd May
 
SATS (week 1) - w/c Tuesday 3rd May
 
Jubilee Celebrations - Friday 13th May
 
SATS (week 2) - w/c Monday 16th May
 
School Trip - Tuesday 24th May
 
Whole School Photograph - Wednesday 25th May
 
End of term - Thursday 26th May
 
PE days
 
The PE/Games timetable for Cherry and Chestnut classes
 
Tuesday afternoon - Outdoor Games 
Friday afternoon - Indoor Games
 
Please provide your child with warmer clothes throughout the winter months.
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 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.

Summer Term (first half) units

 

English – Reading comprehension practise, George and the Dragon (narrative)

Maths – revision, position and direction

PE - Outdoor Games

- Indoor PE

Computing – Effective Searching

Jigsaw –  Relationships

RE – What is the good news that Jesus brings?

DT - Food: A balanced diet

Geography - Where does our food come from?

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.