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Year 2

Welcome to Year 2!

Class teachers: Ms Cartmill and Miss Driver

Please see below for key information and documents (newsletters, expectations of year 2 children, topic overviews). 

See below for the latest newsletter. There are a new exciting homework challenges!


We are currently learning how to write portal stories which the children are really excited about.

See the Year 2 Blog page to help your child learn The Tunnel story by Anthony Browne.

We are continuing to use:


  • Writing on the line
  • Using finger spaces
  • Using SMALL full stops
  • Using top to bottom capitals
  • Starting each letter on the line (using lead in lines)

To help your child start/practise using lead in lines, please see the sheet attached below.


Adding WITH regrouping


We are currently learning how to multiply and divide.

We are focusing on using:

  • recognising odd and even numbers
  • repeated addition as X
  • arrays for X and /
  • solving word problems
  • learning the 2, 5 and 10 times tables

The Great Fire of London AT TRUMPINGTON MEADOWS!


Mr Owen helped us put the fire out safely