Year 2

Year 1 & 2 Strictly Schools Dance News

  On Sunday 21st July, our Year 1 & 2 Strictly dance team took part in the Strictly Schools Dancing competition at the Derngate. This was the first time that St. Andrew’s CEVA Primary School had entered this competition with Year 1 & 2. The children had to dance a ballroom dance- Waltz and a…

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Year 2’s Scratch Animations

We are astronauts! As part of our computing time, we have been learning how to use Scratch to create space animations. In teams, we have learnt how to insert a sprite (a movable character or object) into Scratch which we could then animate to move, speak and make sounds with. We also learnt how to…

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Year 2 had a special visitor!

Our Waste Educations Bus Visit Today, Year 2 had a visit from the Waste Education Bus. They came in to help us with our work in Science, where we have been looking at materials and their uses, including learning about recycling. We had the opportunity to learn about what we should recycle along with where…

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Year 2 explore ‘Supertato!!!!

In Year 2 we have been exploring the text Supertato as our Talk4Writing story. We have completed our story map and we are now able to perform the story all the way through with some expressive actions and changing our voices during lots of parts of the story. We have been investigating new characters including…

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Year 2 ‘Blast Off’!!

As Historians in Year 2, we have begun looking at the first astronaut that travelled into space as part of our topic of ‘Blast Off!’ We have looked together at using a timeline, positioning key events in History accurately along a timeline to show when the events happened. We have been improving our vocabulary as…

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Year 2 News!

In Year 2, we have been exploring the story of Traction Man. Here is our story map for Traction Man which we have been learning. The children have a copy of the story map in their book bags to share with you at home.  

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Year 2’s Animal projects/factsheets

The children in Year 2 have now completed their woodland factsheets, which they have been working hard on over the last few weeks. As part of their work, they have learnt how to insert text boxes, insert WordArt titles, find images online safely, insert their images onto their project and change the fonts and colours…

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Year 2 Story Map

The children in Year 2 have been learning the story map of Kassim and the Hungry Fox, which is a journey story. The children have had a copy sent home in their book bags for them to learn at home and to share with you. We hope you enjoy sharing these together.

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Year 2 SATs evening – Thank you!

The Year 2 team would like to thank everyone for attending the KS1 SATs evening on Monday 4th March. It was great to see so many of you there, we really appreciate your support. Click on the link below for a copy of the presentation with notes and guidance for you. If you need any…

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Year 2 enjoy a woodland walk!

On Tuesday 27th February Year 2 went on their woodland walk to the Pocket Park. Together we build dens for our tiny creatures, drew trees from observation, identified plants and trees in the Pocket Park and created our own maps of the Pocket Park too. The weather was beautiful and we all had a fantastic…

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