Greenkeepers Rd, Great Denham, MK40 4GG


Great Denham Primary

Inspiring excellence; everyone, everyday

Year 2


On this page there will be additional resources, weblinks and ideas you can use to support your child at home during a  school closure or if you are at home isolating waiting for test results. If you find you have to self isolate for 14 days your child will have a home learning pack delivered to your house which should be used in addition to the resources outlined below.

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


Links for Summer Term project - Can food bring us together?

Learning about food groups:

Healthy eating and nutrition:

What is a balanced diet?  :


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. 

Links to Autumn term project - Superheroes

Research for your project, using the links below.  Show us what you have learnt!  

Pop Art- The Tate: 

Pop art and Andy Warhol: 

Explore The Tate:

Andy Warhol:

‘How to be a Hero’ By Florence Parry Heide, Read aloud:

‘My Dad is a Superhero’ by Lily Lexington:

Florence Nightingale: