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Homework in Year 2 consists of:

- Daily reading for 15 minutes. Record this in reading records. Books read should include stage/colour books and Read Write Inc Phonics book bag books (if your child has been given one).

- Practising spellings for 5 minutes daily. New spellings are given out on a Friday and the children will be tested on these in a fortnight's time. 

The current spellings are: 

Group A


Group B


All children should be able to spell the First 100 High Frequency Words.

First 100 high frequency word list precursive

- Reading/Phonics and Maths homework books will be sent home weekly.  They are handed out on Friday and must be returned to school on or before Wednesday, for marking on a Friday.

- Choosing one activity from the Topic Homework planner each half-term.


- Practise counting up in 2s from 0 to 24, counting up in 5s from 0 to 60, counting up in 10s from 0 to 120 and counting up in 3s from 0 to 36. 

- Play on Numbots for at least 20 minutes a week

- See the 'Learning Videos' page for songs that we use to help us with our counting at school.