Menston Primary School

Making our World a Better Place

Welcome to Year 2

In Year 2 we love to learn and take full advantage of all the exciting learning opportunities.

We are resilient, resourceful learners who love a challenge!

On this page you will find information about our exciting curriculum. We will regularly showcase the children’s fabulous learning throughout the year.

You will find key information about day-to-day routines and homework in the sections below.

If you would like to discuss anything, please see a member of the Year 2 team.


Class Teachers


Lime – Mrs Blaby

Maple – Miss Greenwood


Monday – Spellings, PE

Tuesday – Library

Wednesday – Music (Mrs Pedley), RE (Miss Bevan), PHSE (Mrs Gray) and PE (Mr Gibson).

Thursday –

Friday – Celebration Assembly, Computing

Science, History and Geography are taught through our learning curriculum challenge.

Please click this link to see our long term plan.


Big Talk and Maths Activity – Sent out to parents, via School Comms, as part of the weekly letter.

Other homework may be set to support your child’s learning.

Please follow this link to access parent information about end of year non-negotiables for English and Mathematics. Any support that you can give to your child to achieve these targets will be extremely valuable.

Our Learning this Term

Please click this link to view our Autumn Term Newsletter.

Autumn Term

Why do we love to be beside the seaside?

What do you already know about the seaside?

Can you name and locate a seaside destination on a map of the UK?

What job might you do if you worked at the seaside?


Science – Habitats

How are different animals suited to their habitat?