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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 Autumn Term

Welcome to Year Two! 

Our Year Two classes are Armstrong Class taught by Mrs Grosse and Mrs Cirillo and Columbus Class taught by Miss Knapp.

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

Mrs Grosse:

Mrs Cirillo:

Miss Knapp:




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 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! 

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


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.


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.



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. Please continue to practise reading and spelling the ‘tricky’ key words.


 Please click here for our Year 2 spelling list


Take a look at our Year 2 overview.