Year 2 Blog
Year 2 had a very busy week, starting with Spirituality Week focusing on, ‘Where is God’. They took part in the Prayer Stations in the Hall led by Year 6. “If you are still you will feel God”said Natalie. Tie dying T-Shirts, got the children thinking,”I wonder what will happen to the rubber bands?” “The rubber […]
Today, Year 2 sorted seeds into their own categories such as shape, size, colour and texture. Afterwards they tried to match the name cards to the correct seeds.
This week the children read the Anthony Browne book, The Night Shimmy about a boy called Eric who has an imaginary friend. Next, they created their own character and imaginary friend. They wrote noun phrases to describe their character and its movement through the skies. On Monday they will plan their own story with their […]
In science the children explored micro habitats. They looked in various places and found some surprises along the way!
Year 2 had a busy week. First they learnt all about the events of Holy Week through writing and role play. On Wednesday past pupils joined us for a question and answer session. Heston’s Dad popped into Year 2 and the children asked him lots of interesting questions such as “What was your Epiphany moment when […]
The author Jack Trelawny visited the children today. They asked Jack what inspires him to read books. His answered.. pictures and researching objects or animals. He said that this provides him with all the creative ideas he needs to write a good story. Year 2 children had many other interesting questions to ask him. Emilia […]
St Patrick’s Day was the theme for our celebration morning. The children listened to Year 3 act out the story about St Patrick. They also watched the Irish Dancing and listened to the choir who aptly sang the traditional Irish song ‘Oh Danny boy’ Once in class the parents and children took part in a […]
The empty bottle? Today the children investigated whether they could blow a piece of paper inside a bottle. After lots of attempts they found it near on impossible! ” Some force is inside the bottle” said Heather “making it hard to push the paper in”. The adults made a hole at the end of the […]
Seven Owls called Whisper, Scott, Little Owl, Tango, Dotty, Murphy and Oscar visited the children today. They learn’t lots of interesting facts about Owls and even got the opportunity to hold one! The children were fascinated that the Owls could turn their whole heads around but surprised to know that they couldn’t move their eyes […]
How long can you keep a bubble in the air before it bursts? The children certainly had fun trying to investigate this. After making a mixture of water, washing up liquid and glycerin they dipped their straws into the mixture and blew. Working in small groups they took turns whilst recording how many seconds they […]