KS1 Multiskills Competition

On Wednesday 29th September, Mr Reed and Mrs Russell took ten children from Year 2 to take part in a Multiskills competition at Benham Sports Arena. They competed against lots of other schools for the first time and had a lot of fun! The children performed really well and represented the school brilliantly. Congratulations to…

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Year 2’s Home Learning

Over the past few weeks, we have been seeing some wonderful work being uploaded via the Google Classroom and through our paper home learning packs.  We are very proud of and grateful to all of the families for their continued support and positive comments during this very challenging time. Here are a few pictures of…

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Year 2 News

Each class entered the Christmas colouring competition run by FOSA. A prize was given for the best girl and boy’s entry from each class. Here are our Year 2 winners: Charlie in Wilby Emily-Louise in Wilby Samuel in Ecton Sara in Ecton At the end of the autumn term, we selected 2 raffle tickets from…

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Christingle Service in Year 2

On Thursday 10th December, Year 2 learnt about and made Christingles. Christingle, is a joyful celebration that brings families and communities together to share the light of Jesus and spread a message of hope. Christingle celebrations are named after the Christingles that are lit during the ceremony. Christingles are oranges wrapped in red tape, decorated…

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Year 2’s Great Fire of London – November 2020

As historians, we have been learning about the Great Fire of London which began on 2nd September 1666. We have learnt that the fire broke out in Thomas Farriner’s bakery on Pudding Lane in the very early hours of the morning. An ember/ spark jumped from the fire in the bakery and caused the fire…

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Year 2 News

Year 2’s Star Readers At the end of every half term, we reward one child from Ecton and Wilby Class with an extra special reading book which they get to keep forever from our prize reader suitcase. We had so many children this half term who have completed their 5 reads a week at home.…

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Year 2’s Healthy Party – Thursday 22nd October 2020

On Thursday 22nd October, Year 2 held their healthy party to complete their Connected Curriculum Unit of- Can Party Food be Healthy? We spent time during this unit planning, preparing and organising all of the things which we felt we needed to hold a successful party. We designed and made party hats, explored what it…

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Year 2 News – Story Map

This is our first story map which we have been learning as part of our English unit on journey stories. This copy of the story map is for you to share with your child at home. The children know all of the actions and have been able to tell the story all the way through.…

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Year 2 have been exploring Axles

In Year 2 we have been investigating axles and whether a fixed axle or an unfixed axle would be most suitable for the vehicles, which we will be designing in the coming weeks. We learnt how to construct and make both a fixed axle and an unfixed axle using instructional writing. Here are some of…

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Year 2’s Mini Fire of London

On Wednesday 20th November, Ecton and Wilby class set up their own mini fire as link to the Great Fire of London. As historians, we learnt about timelines and the events that led up to the Great Fire of London starting in Thomas Farriner’s bakery in September 1666. As designers, we also designed and constructed…

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