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 Spring 2020


Homework Title:



Fire! Fire!




Suggested activities:

  • Create some artwork to show what London in flames might have looked like
  • Write a diary to describe what it might have been like living through the Great Fire of London
  • Write a fact-file about changes to buildings following the fire
  • Bake some biscuits (with an adult)