Year Groups /
Teacher Mr Whittle
Assistants Mrs Cheung
No. Children 31
Key Stage KS1

Welcome to Year 2

During this year we will be our topics in History and Geography will be Local Heroes, the Seasons, Wonders of the World, The First Aeroplanes, Where does our food come from but firstly this half-term we will learning all about the Greatest Explorers. In science we start our year off by learning about keeping healthy, material monsters, squash, bend twist and stretch, our local environment, young gardeners and little masterchefs.  

In PE the children will be taking part in gymnastics with the coach from Tameside and games with Mrs Barker. In our English this term our book will be Meerkat Mail and we will be writing postcards, diaries and stories. Finally in Maths our focus will be on number and place value. This will include counting, recognising numbers, ordering numbers and solving problems.

Homework schedule (including when it is due in)


X tables and spellings (Ready for test on Friday)








Maths and English (due the following Tuesday)

Please can children keep their homework and reading diaries in their book bag as these are needed daily.

In addition to the children’s school reading book, it is important that children read their home reading book daily and practise their words on flash cards which will be sent home regularly.

Please ensure PE kits are in school at all times.


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