Year 2

Welcome to our Year 2 webpage!

We hope you enjoy browsing all of the fantastic learning taking place in our classrooms each term! 

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Term 1 Newsletter

 

Welcome to Year Two! 

Our Year Two classes are:

Armstrong Class taught by Mrs Grosse and Mrs Cirillo,

  Columbus Class is taught by Miss Dennis

 Seacole class is taught by Miss Pamplin and Mrs Hollands.

 

Here are our email addresses if you need to contact us:

Mrs Grosse: Easton@hextable-primary.kent.sch.uk

Mrs Cirillo: Cirillo@hextable-primary.kent.sch.uk

Miss Dennis: Dennis@hextable-primary.kent.sch.uk

Mrs Hollands:Hollands@hextable-primary.kent.sch.uk

Miss Pamplin: Pamplin@hextable-primary.kent.sch.uk

 

 

 

 Keep practising your spellings and handwriting!

View document hextable_handwriting_guidance.pdf

View document t-l-5089d-common-exception-words-years-1-and-2-word-mat-precursive.pdf

Phonics

Click here for phonics sounds

We will teach this daily. It will build on the experiences and knowledge that your child has had in Year 1. Keep practising your phonics skills on Phonics Play:

Phonics Play

Meet the Teacher

View document year_2_meet_the_teacher.pdf

 

  

 

Autumn Term 

Topic

Our topic this term is Life, the Universe, and Everything. We will be investigating Space and Space travel.  In Science we will be looking at habitats and living things. If you have any links to people, places or resources related to this topic please come and talk to us.

 

Maths

Maths will be taught daily. We will revise skills and strategies introduced in previous years, and we will be working on alternative methods for calculation. We will also be working on our times tables. Please practise these with your child at home.

Try using these helpful websites to practise your times tables and number bonds.

Keep your eyes peeled for the latest battle on TT Rockstars! 

Click here for hit the button

Click here for TT Rockstars

 

Handwriting

The children will continue to use the cursive handwriting style introduced in Reception and Year 1.

English

During this term we will be focussing on Power of Reading texts and using stunning starts and fabulous finishes to inspire our writing. We will be retelling space stories and recounting known events including the moon landing.

Reading

Please continue to hear your child read regularly at home, both their school reading book, and a book just for enjoyment.

 

Oxford Reading Owl

Try this useful website to help with your child's reading at home.

Oxford Owl 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Take a look at our Year 2 overview.

View document year_two_foundation_subject_overview_2020_-21.pdf

 

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