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Year 2

Welcome to Year Two!

This term we will be taking an exciting trip to Japan. We will be leanring about what it could be like to live in a lively city like Tokyo and how this would be different to living in Leamington. We will learn about the physical geography of Japan finding out about some of the important landmarks that we could visit such as Mount Fuji and the Japanese Alps. We will also learn about some elements of Japanese culture like the traditional past times of Shodo and the different festivals and celebrations that are held throughout the year. 

































To support your child's learning in Maths at home:


  • The 2, 5, 10 and 3 times tables and related division facts
  • Using money and recognising coins
  • Telling the time


To support your child's learning in English:


Please read with them every night, taking time to discuss what the story was about. Books from the library, other story books, picture books, newspapers, magazines and comics are all excellent reading materials and also provide children with the opportunity to experience different ways of writing and sharing information and also provides an alternative to their school reading book.


General Information


Mrs Edwards will be teaching Year Two on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and Mrs Golding will be teaching on Thursday and Friday. Year Two's Teaching and Learning Assistant is Mrs Gregg.



Please make sure that your child has their book bag and reading book in school every day.


Our PE days are Tuesday and Thursday. Please make sure that your child has a full PE kit in school every day. PE kit should include shorts or tracksuit bottoms, a white t-shirt or polo shirt and appropriate footwear for both indoor and outdoor PE.


Please, please name EVERYTHING. It is amazing how easily the children lose or misplace items from their PE kits, their uniforms, their coats and even their shoes!







Titanic Passengers

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We used the Chatterpix app to record some of our ideas about how we thought our passenger would be feeling about travelling on the Titanic,

A Night to Remember

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The tragic maiden voyage of the RMS Titanic as illustrated and retold by Year 2

Home Learning Support.


Please find below some resources that will help support your child's reading, writing and maths learning.