Greenkeepers Rd, Great Denham, MK40 4GG


Great Denham Primary

Inspiring excellence; everyone, everyday

Year 2


On this page there are additional resources, weblinks and ideas you can use to support your child at home if they are at home due to having tested positive for COVID. These resources in addition to any homework set that week by the class teacher should support the child for up to 3 days as per the guidance for isolation ( updated in April 2022). Please only complete these activities if your child is well enough and any work completed should be upload to SeeSaw for your teacher to give feedback on.


Take Home Tasks

As well as your child's weekly homework there is a take home task to complete each term linked to their project.

Click on the link here to view summer term's take home task linked to their project 'How does change and tradition shape London?'


In your planner (home school book) you can also explore:

P92 - recommended reads

P95 - random acts of kindness

P98 - Y1/2 keywords

P100 - sounds - how many do you know?

P106 - number bonds - how many can you remember?

P149 - nature hunt

P150 - leaf hunt

P151 - map of the United Kingdom - can you name the countries?

P153 - baby animals



Sequence of 5 lessons





Day 1

Day 2

Day 3


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How to support your child with their phonics

As a school, we use a phonics programme called ' Sounds-Write.' Click on the link below to take to additional ideas and materials that Sounds-Write have produced. 


Sounds-Write COVID - 19 resources


As we are currently unable to change your child's reading books, why not look at the e-books on Oxford Owl? All of the books can be decoded using phonics and many of them are ones we use in school. 


Oxford Owl E-books aged 6 - 7 years



The link below will take you to the top-recommended reads for Year 2. Some of these books you may have at home or can be purchased on Amazon or on Kindle. 


Recommended reads for Year 2 


Use your Mathletics login to complete your weekly homework tasks as well as play games and practice your skills. 


 BBC Bitesize 

The BBC have produced lessons and resources for parents to use with their children linked to the national curriculum.


BBC Bitesize home learning Year 2


National Oak Academy

Use the link below to the National Oak Academy and select Key Stage 1 to find lessons for your child to follow.