Violets – Year 2


Welcome to Violets Class!

Violets Class have had a wonderful start to the new school year.

Class Notices

P.E – Children should come to school in their P.E kits every Friday.

Reading Books – Reading books will be changed every Monday and Thursday.

Homework – Homework will be set on Fridays and collected on the following Wednesday.

Water Bottles – Your child is welcome to bring a water bottle into school every day but it must be taken home each day to be cleaned and replenished.

This week

English: This week we will be continuing our work on the book ‘Three Bill Goats Gruff’ by Alison Edgson. This week we will be working towards retelling the story.

Phonics: We are following the Read, Write Inc scheme of work. We have just began the seventh book in Pink series called ‘Greedy green gremlin’. We are working on the ee and ou sounds.

The ee sound:

The ou sound:

Maths: We have started our Addition and Subtraction unit of work.

Geography: Which animals would you find living in the wild in Africa?

Science: Are humans different to most animals?

Music: We are currently learning the words and sign language to the sound ‘Hey you!’.

PSHE: We have been learning about different emotions including feeling happy, sad and jealous. This week we will be exploring feeling nervous.


Maths homework is set weekly on Mathletics. Your child’s login is on the inside cover of their homework books. Phonics homework is sent home weekly inside their homework books.

Knowledge Mats