Year 2


Year 2 Remembrance Day

Year 2 visited the church to look round and learn more about Remembrance Day. 

Father Michael was there to talk to the children and explain about different parts of the church.

The children enjoyed their visit and learning about Remembrance Day.

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Posted by Paul Worsnop on 15 November 2017

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Year 2 Great Fire of London

This half term we are going to be learning all about the Great Fire of London.

We started this last week by building Tudor houses from cardboard boxes and finding out what Tudor houses were made from.

On Friday we went outside and re-enacted the Great Fire of London with all the houses we…

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Posted by Paul Worsnop on 8 November 2017

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Year 2 Art with Mr Dawson

Some of the children in Year 2 helped Mr Dawson with a display for multi-cultural week. 

They made and painted some giant animals. 

They had great fun and we cannot wait to see the final display.

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Posted by Paul Worsnop on 16 October 2017

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Year 2 PE with the Rhinos Foundation

On Friday the 6th October, all the children had a great morning working with the coaches from the Rhinos Foundation.

There were four activities on the field and the children had chance to try them all. 

It was a great morning and a great way of being healthy.

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Posted by Paul Worsnop on 16 October 2017

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Year 2 Health Week Dance

Year 2 participate in health week by performing a dance.

 

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Posted by Paul Worsnop on 28 September 2017

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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