St Nicolas CE Primary School, Abingdon

Learning Excellence

Year 2 (Class 6)

Welcome to Year 2
 (Class 6)

Term 3: Muck, Mess and Mixtures!



This term our topic is Muck, Mess and Mixtures and we will be exploring potions, concoctions and all things messy!

This term our focused text is:



Using Mircosoft Teams to Support The Home Learning Packs in Year 2

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A short instructional video about how to access and use the functions of Microsoft Teams for Home Learning in Year 2.

Jigsaw PHSE: Jigsaw PSHE have provided these free materials to help support children and families during lockdown. Below are two links to stories with activities. The stories are suitable for children 5 +. 

Home Learning opportunities!


There are many ways you can work at home, with many different online resources, websites and games you can explore.  Below is a list of really great places to find activities and learning to keep you busy if you’re stuck at home with nothing to do!


There are loads of super learning based games at BBC Bitesize covering a range of different subject areas:      


There are lots of resources you can print and take part in at home on Twinkl.  They have put together this home learning pack which can be downloaded here:


You can always log onto PurpleMash for lots of online activities and learning games including coding and maths.


Lightbot is a fun coding game to support the ICT curriculum.


If you want to keep active why not try out some Cosmic Kids Yoga.  Jasmine PE resources will also be releasing some home learning activities in the coming days... more to follow!


If you’re taking part in the LEXIA program, remember you can access this at home via your logins. 

Term 4: The Scented Garden

This term our topic is The Scented Garden and is all about plants and growing things.


13th February 2020 - Our Class Assembly

The children completed a fantastic class assembly on Muck Mess and Mixtures.  They were amazing!



2nd March 2020 - Trip to the Living Rainforest

On a cold Monday morning, we all piled into a coach and drove to Newbury for a warm day at the Living Rainforest.  We saw some amazing plants, animals and insects and learned loads of super facts.

Term 1: Towers, Tunnels and Turrets!



This term our topic is Towers, Tunnels and Turrets and we will be exploring buildings; old, new, large and small.


October 14th 2019

We were really lucky to be visited by the Author David Melling who shared his amazing books and wonderful talents with us. 




Yr 2 Workshop Booklet - Numberlines