In our theme learning this week we have started our new topic ‘Enchanted Kingdom’. We have begun to learn about the country of Kenya. Year 2, share your learning with somebody at home using these questions to help you. Which continent is Kenya on? Which colours are in the flag of Kenya? What is the […]
This week we have learned to use a blank numberline to calculate multiplication problems. Here are a few examples to show you how it’s done… Oops we seem to have some technical issues with the videos so until we get that sorted here is a picture of our toolkit to help you multiply using a […]
We were very lucky to have been visited by year 6 this afternoon. They taught us a lesson all about how we use visuals to help us with our learning. Examples of visuals that we use in our learning are; Numicon, Learning Heroes, counters, story maps and the washing lines. They were brilliant teachers who […]
In English this term we have been learning to improve our writing by sentence stacking. Use the image below to practise sentence stacking. Here are the rules to help… Write a simple sentence- include a noun and verb. Then add an adjective. Then add another adjective, don’t forget to include the comma! Finally, add an […]
Do you enjoy reading? Are you interested in creative writing? If so, you could be in with a chance to win a voucher from the Travelling Books Fair, who will be visiting our school between the 14th- 17th November. All you need to do is… Write a poem about a book that you have enjoyed […]
What a super week year 2 have had! Today we rounded off an exciting week by designing, making and evaluating our own fruit kebabs. We have learned in Science the benefits of eating a healthy diet and we can name some of the main food groups. When making our fruit kebabs, lots of us tried […]
What an exciting Monday year 2 have had! We were very lucky to have been visited by Kirk and the Bluewatch team from the Fire and rescue service. We had the opportunity to use a real fire hose and even got to look at all the equipment onboard ‘Zeus’ (the largest fire engine in the […]
We have finally received our caterpillar larvae and have been captivated by the changes in their life cycle already. We have been monitoring their progess each day and the children have been recording their observations. There was huge excitement today when we observed that they have now entered the chrysalis stage so we will be […]
This week we joined classes and played lots of different games. We practised our running skills, ready for sports day and developed our throwing skills.
What a fantastic range of African animals and explorers we had in year 2 today! We have had a jam-packed day learning about the Serengeti; recreating an African sunset in our artwork. We have also been editing and improving our riddles to describe a selection of African animals.