Year 2 – Sycamore & Willow
Welcome to Y2’s year group page!
We are very excited to communicate with you the journey that your child is taking throughout 2022 – 2023. We aim to pass on relevant and up to date information, celebrate successes and share the learning that we are doing together in Year 2.
We hope you enjoy exploring the content of our Year 2 pages and find everything that you are looking for to support your child’s learning journey in Year 2.
2 Sycamore – Mrs. Troop
2 Willow – Mrs. Garrett and Mrs. Mason
Year 2 TAs – Mrs. Hutchins, Miss. Thomas, Mrs. John, Miss. Baker and Miss. Brookes
Thank you so much to Sensei Raoufi who kindly shared his Karate expertise with Reception and KS1. Ww had a truly wonderful experience, learning Japanese’s counting, some basic moves and having fun along the way. Any parents who have sporty talents, knowledge or...
Please see attached the information for the upcoming flu vaccinations, taking place on Friday 8th December. Links have been sent through ScholarPack with an online consent form. Protecting Your Child Against Flu Information Leaflet
Please see attached the Christmas Dinner Menu for the 12th December 2023! December Christmas Menu Parkdale 2023.pdf
Odd Socks Day is an annual event that encourages people to wear mismatched socks as a way of celebrating diversity and promoting inclusion. It is a gesture that serves as a reminder that being different is something to be proud of. When is Odd Socks Day 2023? Odd...
Summer Term - Peace and Conflict This term, our whole school 'Peace and conflict' topic in Y2 is called 'Dare to be Different.' We will look at significant individuals such as Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jnr and Zaha Hadid and how their dreams have impacted upon...
Spring Term – Sustainable Development This term in Year 2, we are exploring the whole school theme of Sustainable Development – A Clean, Green World, through our own theme of ‘From Bean to Bar.‘ This will see us focus on the history of chocolate, the production of...
Autumn Term - Identity In Year 2 we are exploring the whole school theme of Equality, Diversity and Identity, through our own theme of ‘Regal Rulers.’ Through the Autumn term we will be looking into the Era of both Tudor and Victorian. Pupils expand this by looking at...
Y2 Photo Gallery
Welcome to Year 2 photo gallery – just a few snapshots of life in Year 2…
Class Documents & Resources
Information for Parents
Homework - Maths
Maths Homework is set on a Friday and is due back as soon as it is completed.
Return by the Thursday at the latest.
Homework - Reading
We would like you to listen to your child read for 10 mins at least 5 times a week.
Please record each reading session on the Learning With Parents digital reading log – a weekly link will be send directly by text or email.
We aim to change their book regularly. There is value in re-reading a book to gain deeper comprehension, fluency and enjoyment.
You can also record books from your own bookshelf that your child reads to you.
Homework - Spellings
Spelling Test is on a Wednesday.
The new list is given out on a Wednesday and practice sessions are set up on Spelling Shed which go live on the same day.
Year 2 have PE lessons on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Your child will need to come to school dressed in weather appropriate PE kit on these days.
Remember to remove earrings and tie up long hair before they come to school.