Year 2


Year 2 Summer Term

This half term year 2 are looking at the topic of ‘Who’s afraid of the dark?’ We will be exploring space and the lives of the astronauts who have been there. The children were lucky enough to experience a planetarium dome where we looked closely at the moon landings and what it is like to wash and…

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Posted by anna on 20 April 2017

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Year 2 Planes, Trains and Automobiles

This half term year 2 have been looking at planes; trains and automobiles. We have looked at how transport has changed over the years, from horse drawn carriages and omnibuses to the rocket and steam trains all the way to modern cars and planes. We have looked at how George Stephenson was…

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Posted by anna on 5 March 2017

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Year 2 Library Visit

During book week Year 2 took a trip up to the local library to have a stories read to them by the librarian.

There were a variety of short stories read to us and all the children were wrapped up in their imagination.

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Posted by anna on 25 February 2017

Category: Year 2

Year 2 Spring Summary

Our theme topic this half term has been keeping healthy.

We have looked at the influences Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole have had on the future of nursing. We found out that Mary Seacole would make her own remedies using natural product. One of the most popular of the time was using…

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Posted by anna on 22 February 2017

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Year 2 Chinese New Year

During the week of Chinese new year, Year 2 looked at the story of how the animals were chosen to represent the years and worked out which animal everyone was.

We also had the opportunity to make and decorate some dragon paperchains.

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Posted by anna on 15 February 2017

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Year 2 Remembrance Day

Year 2 have enjoyed looking at the topic of remembrance in the Autumn term. We looked at what different symbols we know and what the Poppy symbol represents, we even got to sell some around the school.

We were also lucky enough to take a trip to church on the 11th November to carry out our 2…

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Posted by anna on 20 November 2016

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Year 2 learn about the Great Fire of London

In year 2 this term we have been finding out about the Great Fire of London.  As part of our topic we built our own Tudor village and watched as the fire spread from the oven in the bakery in Pudding Lane (please see the video of our experiences).  We observed the effect of creating a fire break,…

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Posted by anna on 10 November 2016

Category: Year 2