What a fun carousel we have had this week! Science experiment on absorbency- which material should Mr Messy use to clear up his spillage? Phonics sentences on the “er”, Maths word problems on doubling and halving, Art 3D balloon making and geo boards pattern making!Read More Year 2 Carousel
Today, classes came together in a special assembly to share their learning from our Black History Week activities. It was an amazing showcase of learning which included artwork, writing, poetry, cooking, small world play and an amazing collaborative collage of Nelson Mandela from Year 5. It was clear from the children’s enthusiasm, what a great […]Read More Black History Week Assembly
As part of celebrating Black History Month, Year 2 have created collages inspired by the artist Alma Thomas.Read More Alma Thomas Collages in Year 2
In Year 2 this week we have been learning how to make an array to solve multiplication problems. We have helped Harry Potter to arrange tables in the GreatHall. E.g. 3 x 5 = 3 rows of 5 chairs = 15.Read More Multiplication Arrays in Year 2
Baking bread, construction with Lego (building houses to protect our teddy ), practising odd and even numbers, Literacy treasure hunt and creating our textured paper for our Eric Carle collages.Read More Year 2 Carousel This Week!
Last week on our carousel was Art inspired by Matisse cut-outs, Science- planning our Princess and the Pea Experiment, Maths- scavenger hunt practising writing number words, phonics games for the “ee” sound and Meccano.Read More Year 2 Carousel
In RE this term, Year 2 are discussing the key questions “Is it possible to be kind to everyone all of the time?” Last week we looked at the story of Jesus Healing the Paralysed Man and discussed what Christians believe to be the message from the passage. We made stick puppets and acted out […]Read More Year 2 RE- Jesus Heals the Paralysed Man
Today Year 2 travelled to the centre of London to visit the Great Fire of London exhibition at the museum. They tried on fire equipment from the time, looked at paintings and other artefacts from the time of the Great Fire. After that, they walked to the Monument and to see Pudding Lane.Read More Year 2 Trip to the Museum of London
Joe Wicks (the body coach) replied to my message via instagram! He put up a post urging schools to do more exercise during the school day. So, I messaged him telling him all about our brilliant school fitness scheme that Mr Wilson put in place, and is so passionate about. And to my surprise I […]Read More Wicks gives Wilson the thumbs up!
Set with the task of deciding the best material with which to make a new umbrella, Year 2 started off by making predictions based on their prior knowledge. Then it was time to test them…! Ask a member Year 2 which material they think worked best out of cling film, foil, fabric or tissue!Read More Umbrella Science Experiment Year 2