Home learning in Year 2



Compulsory Homework
  • Reading – (15 mins per evening) Children should be heard to read regularly – parents can write comments in the reading diaries to update teachers of progress at home
  • Spellings – (5 mins per evening) Spellings will be given at the start of each half term and tested in school each Friday.
  • Number bonds/tables Children should learn to recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 2, 3, 5 and 10 multiplication tables, including odd and even numbers.


Optional Homework for Autumn 2019


Homework Title: Ahoy me hearties!







Suggested activities:

* Design your own recycling machine to help keep the beach or ocean free of rubbish

* Create a poster about why it is important to recycle

* Find out about a famous pirate and make a fact file

* Write your own pirate adventure story

* Make your own ‘Top Trump’ cards – sea creatures, pirates, jewels. Can you play with a friend?