Y2 Blog Activities

21 January 2022
 The children in Year 2 have thoroughly enjoyed writing an information text about The Gruffalo! This week they published their writing to produce a giant floor book. Here are some photos from Miss Helliwell's English group. Download PDF File Her...
18 January 2022
Today in Year 2 we have been making arrays using objects. This will help us with multiplying two single digit numbers. ...
13 January 2022
-*The children in Miss Helliwell's English group have had a fantastic time writing an information text about The Gruffalo! Today we have described his appearance. Check back soon to see our finished writing!  ...
12 January 2022
Our topic in Year 2 this term is 'What makes a good home?' Here is the information about what your child will be learning during this topic. If you have any questions, please ask your child's class teacher.  Download PDF File Here Down...
12 January 2022
We really enjoyed learning about what different animals eat. We learnt that we can sort animals into 3 categories. These are carnivores, omnivores and herbivores. Ask us to show you our action we learnt to try and remember them. ...
15 December 2021
 Welcome to the Year 2 Christingle Service. We have been learning about the symbols of the Christingle and sharing our Christmas hopes and wishes. ...
07 December 2021
Last Friday, Y2 tasted a variety of fruits from Africa to see which ones we did and didn't like.  Once we had decided which we did like we put those into our own fruit salad. We used knives to cut the fruits into smaller chunks ready to go into ...
21 October 2021
Y2RJ went to Concord Park to learn and play football.  We had a great time we lots of enthusiastic players. On the way there we also observed our local area and looked at a few different human and physical features -  we certainly noticed t...
05 October 2021
In 2KH we have enjoyed listening to, learning and performing poems. We even made up some actions to help us remember them. Now we can't wait to write our own!...
20 September 2021
 Last Wednesday the year 2 children enjoyed a lovely day at the seaside! The sun came out and we sat and had our lunch on the beach. We saw lots of different things like the harbour, lifeboat station and cliffs. We also collected pebbl...
06 July 2021
Here is the Year 2 Meet the Teacher Video. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to ask. You can get in touch via the year 2 email (yeartwo@beck.sheffield.sch.uk). ...
31 March 2021
Hi everyone, For the classes isolating please see the PDF below for the home learning this week. You can either hand it in Thursday or bring it in on your first day back after the Easter holidays.  If you want to hand in the work online then e-m...

Literacy Links

KS2LiteracyKey Stage 2 Literacy

PhonicsPlayPhonics Play, for all thing phonics, they have also opened up their resource for free to help support home learning during this time.

LettersSoundsLetters and Sound


AlphaBlocks Cbeebies Alphablocks


TeachUrMonsterTo Teach Your Monster to Read

OxfordOwlOxford Owl, reading resources and activities


ScholasticSchoolastic, reading activities and book clubs


Maths Links

EducationalQuizzesKS2 Maths Education quizzes and KS1 Maths Eductional quizzes


ClarityMathsClarity Maths, old SATs practice papers / video clips /games
MathsPlayGroundMaths Playground

TopMarksTop Marks

NumberBlocksBBC Number Blocks, Sing along and learn all about numbers with the Numberblocks!


Topic Links

RodBiddulph #DRAWWITHROB Rob Biddulph is an kid author and illustrator who has set up a daily draw-along videos that parents can watch with their kids and, hopefully, make some nice pictures together.

ArtForKidsHubArt for Kids Hub, this is a draw along YouTub channel with over 1000 draw along videos to choose from.


PE & Well-being Links

JumpStartJonny  Jump Start Jonny - Keep your family fit and healthy at home with weekly workouts and activities

 PEWithJoe Join Joe everyday at 9am to kick start your day with a live home workout aimed at kids

 CosmicKidsCosmic Kids Yoga - Web or App based, yoga, mindfulness and relaxation.

SuperMoversSuper Movers - The BBCs Fun curriculum linked resources to get your kids moving while they learn

GoNoodleGo Noodle YouTube channel, Go Noodle Games  videos created by child development experts for movement and mindfulness.

PremierLeagueStars Premier League Stars PE, resources and idea about how to keep active.

 NewsRoundBBC Newsround, keeping children up to date with world events.