Year 2


Welcome to Y2!

On this page we will record some of the exciting learning and investigating we do in Year 2, as the children continue to develop a wide breadth of skills and knowledge to take away with them when they leave us in the summer.

Our role in Y2 is to consolidate all the learning the children have been doing at Lydgate Infant School, as well as equip them for their next adventures as juniors. We strive to ensure children have a firm grasp of literacy and numeracy skills, as well as a love of learning. Through studying lots of different topics, our hope is that every child will discover what excites them and identify their own special skills and strengths.

We look forward to sharing our learning and exploring on this blog, and hope this will give you an insight into everything we get up to in Year 2.


Signs of Spring!

Date: 07/06/2022

Here are some of the fantastic Y2 entries for our Signs of Spring Science display here in school!  

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World Book Day 2022

Date: 03/03/2022

We had great fun creating potato models of our favourite characters! We love your model, Riley! We didn't know that your favourite book was 'The Witches' until today, Lewis! Look at our wonderful…

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Christmas Jumper Day!

Date: 14/12/2021

On Friday, we were raising money for Save the Children and Sheffield Children's Hospital as part of our Christmas Jumper Day!

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Children in Need 2021

Date: 19/11/2021

As you can see, we've all made a big effort as part of this year's Children in Need dress up day!

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Look Up!

Date: 22/10/2021

We’ve had great fun here in school this week enjoying the sensational book ‘Look Up!’ by Nathan Bryon and Dapo Adeola, around which we have based all of our learning.  If you have not done so already,…

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Having fun in Y2!

Date: 16/09/2021

We've been having great fun here in Y2 designing and making outdoors with our friends using our new ScrapShed things!

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Reading Den Competition Winner

Date: 23/06/2021

It's not only Joanie who likes to have a quiet read in her family's Reading Den!

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SpringWatch Photograph Competition

Date: 09/06/2021

Our Y2 Winner Connie took this great Spring photograph in her busy garden, and look at the beautiful white blossom in our Y2 Grown-Up Winner Modrek's picture!

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Walk to School Week

Date: 12/05/2021

Can you walk, wheel, scoot, cycle or Park and Stride to school each day next week?  We'll be finding out about an Active Travel superpower here in school each day!

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Winter Photograph Competition

Date: 25/03/2021

Our Y2 Winner Ben's photograph shows a snowy field with the sun just peeping through the wintry trees, while our Y2 Grown-Up Winner Fatma's picture shows a chilly looking squirrel who looks very pleased…

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