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Year 2


Our teachers are / Ein hathrawon ydy:
Mrs Watkins, Miss Blacker, Miss Matthews and Miss Lewis.


Our Teaching Assistants are / Ein Cynorthwywyr Addysgu ydy:
Miss Ward, Mrs Bushen and Miss Appleford.




Please click HERE for further information about phonics
which will support your children's learning in Letters & Sounds.

The Literacy & Numeracy Framework
Y Fframwaith Llythrennedd a Rhifedd

Click HERE to find out more about the LNF.



Click HERE to download our Foundation Phase Brochure.

Our Class Pages
Tudalennau ein dosbarthiadau

To find out more about what we do in Year 2 please
take a look at our individual class pages by clicking below.

Cliciwch isod i edrych ar dudalennau unigol ein dosbarthiadau i ddarganfod rhagor am fywyd ym Mlwyddyn 2.

Beth ydym ni'n dysgu?
What are we learning about?

Our Context for Learning is
'Heroic Heroes'

Year 2's Digital Prospectus

Watch this clip for an interesting insight into life in Year 2. Dewch i weld beth sy'n digwydd ym Mlwyddyn 2!

In Maths this week we are learning to:


  • Add 10, 20 or 30 to a 2 digit number
  • Make different amounts using 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 coins 
  • 5 times tables
  • Doubling 2 digit numbers 





How can I help at home?
Sut allaf i helpu adref?

Please click on an image below to enlarge or download the posters.

Click below to download a copy of the posters.

Reading and Numeracy test results - animated guide for parents/carers

This short animation talks parents/carers through the National Reading and Numeracy Test reports.

Our Activities

Ein Gweithgareddau

Here are some of our activities in Year 2.
Gweithgareddau amrywiol Blwyddyn 2.

Our Year 2 Sherman Dance Troupe performed amazingly at the Cardiff Dance Festival held at the Sherman Theatre! We are very proud of you all! Bendigedig!

On World Book Day we had a visit from the Boots Opticians Literacy Truck! What fun!

We enjoyed our tennis coaching session! Arbennig!

We enjoyed dressing up as our favourite animal from the Brazilian Rainforest! Cawsom hwyl!

Year 2 have been learning about Brazil as part of

our international links with the country.

Out visit to Puzzlewood, a magical woodland in the Forest of Dean.

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Puzzlewood. More pictures can be found on our individual class pages.

We enjoyed the Foundation Phase Sports Day! Cawsom hwyl yn y mabolgampau!

We have been learning about electrical circuits. Can you light the bulb?

We thoroughly enjoyed selling cakes to our parents during our Bake Sale! Diolch i bawb! (More photos on class pages)

Click above to visit the Tesco Farm to Fork webpage. Cliciwch uchod!

We visited Tesco Extra on Western Avenue as part of the 'Farm to Fork' project and learned all about where our food comes from. More pictures can be found on our individual class pages.

Sherman dancers

We dressed as red as we could to raise money for Comic Relief 2015.

Da iawn bawb!

Mrs Skeggs, Mr Newcombe and Miss Owen also enjoyed Red Nose Day!

We thoroughly enjoyed our country dancing session with Mrs Gulliford. Cawsom hwyl yn dysgu sut i Ddawnsio Gwerin!


We learned about The Legend of Dinas Emrys and why there is a red dragon on the Welsh flag.


Eisteddfod 2015

The Foundation Phase Eisteddfod Chair was this year won by Henry Boothroyd of 2CN for writing The Legend of Dinas Emrys. Llongyfarchiadau Henry.

Year 2 have been busy making Art & Crafts for our Eisteddfod. Dyma gwaith Celf a Chrefft Blwyddyn 2!

Mae Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau - Welsh National Anthem

Mae hen wlad fy nhadau yn annwyl i mi, Gwlad beirdd a chantorion enwogion o fri. Ei gwrol ryfelwr, gwlad garwyr tra mad Tros ryddid collasant eu gwaed. Gwlad, Gwlad, Pleidiol wyf i'm gwlad. Tra môr yn fur i'r bur hoff bau, O bydded i'r hen iaith barhau.

We had a visit from the Mad Scientists!

We took part in a Maths workshop with Techniquest!

We visited Heol Don Residential and Nursing Home to sing some songs from our Christmas performance! We enjoyed meeting the residents.

We performed 'Christmas Wrapped Up' at Bethel Baptist Church, Whitchurch

A Police Officer came to speak to Year 2 about keeping safe.

Year 2 had a visit from Pudsey Bear for Children in Need! Croeso i Flwyddyn 2 Pudsey!

We had a visit from Whitchurch Fire Station and we learned about fire safety.

We learned about Rememberance Day.

As part of our Big Wide World Context for Learning we visited Bristol Zoo to see the animals from around the world and found interesting facts about them.

We thoroughly enjoyed a music workshop with Nerys from Forte Music. Diolch yn fawr Nerys!

We've been using the iPads to research about Wales. Rydym yn ymchwilio am Gymru ym Mlwyddyn 2!

We visited Bute Park as part of our learning from the book 'Gerry's Story'. We worked with the RSPB and were explorers for the day! Dyna hwyl!

We have been busy designing African patterns as part of our Big Wide World context! Bendigedig!

2013/14 Academic Year

We organised a wonderful Woodland Party for Princess Dandelion as part of our Rich Learning Task. Dyna hwyl!

Year 2 had a visit from international footballer Gareth Bale!

We enjoyed building Dens as part of our Dens & Dandelions topic! What fun!

Take a look at our wonderful Bake Sale! Da iawn Blwyddyn 2!

Here we are organising our Bake Sale in our teams!

We've started baking for our Bake Sale! Blasus iawn!

Year 2 are really enjoying learning in our new outdoor areas! Llawer o ddysgu yn yr awyr agored!

Welcome to our supermarket! Croeso i'r archfarchnad!

We've learned all about Supermarkets in Year 2!

Year 2 have been investigating and creating electrical circuits! What fun! Mae trydan yn hwyl!

Year 2 Red have three new pupils in our class who now live in our Conservation Area! Croeso i Flwyddyn 2!

Year 2 are busy developing our outdoor learning area! What an exciting time! Amser cyffrous iawn!

Thank you to Martha Brown for painting our Foundation Phase! Diolch yn fawr!

We made fruit kebabs using Fair Trade fruit as part of Eco Week!!

All children in Year 2 are fortunate to receive weekly dance lessons with Rubicon. Here are the children from Year 2 who represented our school by dancing on stage at the Sherman Theatre. What an excellent performance, we're very proud of all of you! Da iawn chi!

Cartoonist visits Year 2

We had a visit from famous cartoonist Mike Collins who draws for many famous comics including Marvel, Dr Who, Harry Potter and many more! Mr. Collins showed us how to draw superheroes!

We had fun making and tasting our healthy fruit smoothies!

We had a visit from the Osprey's Rugby Team! Daeth Y Gweilch i Flwyddyn 2

Year 2 were very fortunate to have a visit from some of the Ospreys rugby team who came to speak with the children about the importance of healthy eating and regular excercise.
The children also enjoyed a rugby skills session with Andrew Hore, Joe Be
arman and Duncan Jones.
Thank you very much for visiting our school!
Diolch yn fawr iawn!

Saint Dwynwen's day is celebrated in Wales on January 25th every year. Dwynwen is the Welsh Saint of love, similar to Saint Valentine.
Rydym yn dathlu diwrnod Santes Dwynwen ar y 25ain o Ionawr bob blwyddyn. Dwynwen ydy Santes cariadon Cymru.

We made Santes Dwynwen cards. Edrychwch ar ein cardiau.

We love reading in Year 2! The children have helped design a new reading area for the Foundation Phase! Mae darllen yn hwyl!

We're using the 'Comic Life' app on
our iPads to create a superhero comic!

Emerging Technology: We've been learning using our iPads in Year 2! Rydym ni'n defnyddio iPads ym Mlwyddyn 2!

Our new playground markings! Ein marciau buarth newydd!

We had a visit from Whitchurch Fire Station

We enjoyed our Fire Station role play in Year 2! Dyna beth oedd hwyl!

Thank you very much to Whitchurch Fire Station who came to talk to us about fire safety and allowed us to see the equipment in their fire engine! Diolch yn fawr!

The Phonics Song

A phonics song to help children learn the letter sounds. Written and performed by A.J. Jenkins.

The Numeral Song - Numeral Formation

Can you write your numerals correctly?

Months Of The Year Song

Do you know the months of the year?

Hoff Hwiangerddi / Welsh Nursery Rhymes

A small collection of Welsh Nursery Rhymes to help with our learning of Welsh.

Can Pentre Bach Song

Can am y Pentre! A song about the 'Pentre Bach' Village!

Can Helo, helo Song

A fun Welsh song! Dewch i wrando!


Here are some interesting websites to help you learn:

Dyma ambell wefan ddiddorol i'ch helpu i ddysgu:


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Diolch am ymweld â thudalen we Blwyddyn 2. 
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