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Welcome to Year 2

Mrs Liddle and Mrs Baty's Class


Welcome back to school! We can't wait to get started on all of the exciting things we have planned linked to our topic Nature Detectives!

Picking fruit in our Woodland Area

Welcome to Year 2! 

We are a vibrant, lively bunch of amazing children! Our topic is Seasides for Summer term. Take a look at the overview below to find out all the exciting things we will be doing! 

Home learning links

Mrs Liddle and Mrs Baty will be sending through activity ideas via Seesaw and we may refer to some websites which you can access to support your learning at home. The links will be posted here as well as any additional information you might need to complete activities at home. Click on the tabs below to access the learning for each area. 

End of Year Expectations - Reading and Writing

Humpty Dumpty investigation teams

Exploring parts of flowering plants and trees out in the woodland area and making eco pots to plant our seeds

ESH construction workshop

Resilience and perseverance completing the daily mile!

Maths Mastery Parent Workshop

Careers Dress up Day

Our trip to a Safety Works 28.1.20

Our trip to Newcastle Quayside and Discovery Museum November 2019

We had an incredible day learning all about the Great Fire of Newcastle and Gateshead on Tuesday 12.11.19! 

🧘🏻‍♂️ Yoga has had a very positive impact on year 2’s well being and mindfulness this term 🧘‍♀️

KS1 reading workshop for parents 5.11.19

What a lovely way to finish our first half term in Year 2. We all loved our bedtime story day!

Targets for reading, writing and maths are below. Children's individual targets and starting steps will be sent home. 

Making bird feeders as part of Design Technology.

nustem botanist workshop

Science investigation: Do all mini beasts live in the same micro habitats?

Our walk around Burradon

Children will be taking their SAT's assessments during May. More information can be found below.

Fitness and fun at the start of the year for Year 2!

Maths websites

Odd and Even

Place Value

Number Bonds

Spelling practice

All children have had their individual targets for reading, writing and maths sent home.  Here is an overview of the targets.



writing - focusing on spelling and use of a dictionary.
Reading - focusing on expression and fluency


Maps and seasons

Useful websites

Please continue to practice x tables.  Children must know their 2,5,10 and 3 x tables by the end of year 2!

Fire Safety

The children in Year 2 had a visit from Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service.  They found out about keeping safe.

Parents can arrange a free home safety check by calling 0800 0327777 or logging a request at www.twfire.gov.uk/community-safety/prevention/your-home/hsc/request/

Maths Fun!

Contractions (can't)


Letters and sounds

X Tables

2D shapes

Numbers to 100

Place value


Useful Websites

Plants and animals


Health for life
Florence Nightingale
Round The World
Fire Of London
These targets have now been assessed and sent home. Thank you for your support.
Doubles and Halves