Year 2

Year 2


email teachers: [email protected] – only for curriculum questions – not for reporting child’s absence/appointments, please email: [email protected]  Thank you


Google Classroom: St Joseph’s Parents and Pupil’s Guide for Google Classroom


click on icon for login page


Additional guides:

Guide to uploading work in Google Classroom for Pupils

How to join a video meeting with your class

Accessing Google Classroom via Xbox and PlayStation

Should you have any issues with login/password please contact their teacher via [email protected] or [email protected].  Please do not click on forgot/change password as these have been set by the school.

Times Tables Rock Stars login:      


Class Information:


Home Reading – Year 2: Y2 Parent Information re Home Reading. 


Our weekly spellings will continue to consist of common exception words and words containing our focus phonics.  Please encourage your child to practise spelling these words daily using the school font. They could write the words in simple sentences.

Handwriting style:

Link to common exceptional words:



Year 2 PE days are: Monday and Friday


The children will need to come to school in their PE kit (including trainers)  – not their normal school uniform. They will wear their PE kit for the whole day. Details of the school P.E. kit can be found on the website

Please note: Children taking part in after school sports clubs must also wear full PE kit to school on the day the club is taking place.

Other information:

Handwriting style Year 2 Joins Year 1 common exception words Year 2 common exception words

Word Mat
Maths Games
Please find the link to the Year 2 Writing Workshop below:

Useful websites for Y2 – maths and English (they have a school closure leaflet with recommended games).  We have used this site in our maths lessons. – picture prompts for writing activities (story, inference, spelling, punctuation and grammar). We have used this site in our reading sessions. – maths and English.  We have used this site in our maths lessons. – phonics and spellings.  We use this in our phonics sessions.  Focus on Phase 5 and 6. – writing prompts.  We recommend the following prompts…20, 17, 14, 13, 12 and 11.