Birchfield Primary School

Birchfield Avenue, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS27 7HU


Welcome to Wombats Class

The following staff work in Wombat Class:

Mrs Wilkie - Class Teacher

Miss Walker - Class Teacher

Mrs Jensen - Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Our Christmas songs to make you feel festive at this wonderful time of the year!


Please find the year two information letter here.

Click here to see Literacy and Maths end of year expectations.

Click here to see list of common exception words. Children should be able to read and spell all of these words by the end of the year.


 Year 2 Timetable

The timetable for Year 2 2020-21 can be downloaded here.

Our P.E day is: Tuesday. Please ensure your child comes to school in the appropriate outdoor kit. Your child needs trainers for outdoor PE.

Spellings, mental maths (uploaded to Dojo) and book bags will be sent home on a Friday and should be returned to school the following Tuesday.  Please sign your child's reading record so we know they have completed their reading books. 


Useful Documents


KS1 Reasoning and Problem Solving Questions to support SATs

Grammar, Punctuation & Spelling

A Year 2 Grammar Glossary can be downloaded here. This has explanations for most of the key words that children are expected to know in year 2.


Please read with your child at home as often as possible. In order for your child to make good progress with their reading it is important to not only develop their fluency and decoding skills but also their understanding and comprehension skills. Here are some useful questions that you could use with your child at home.

Useful Questions 1

Useful Questions 2