Year 2

Year 2 have been busy – Exploring Art!

We have been very busy in Year 2 since coming back after the Christmas break. In Art we have been looking at printing & the artwork created by the artist Escher. In our Art lessons we have been exploring printing with different objects. We have tried to print with different objects but using the objects…

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Flu Immunisation News

On behalf of the School Nursing Service: If your child is in Year Reception to Year 5 and has not yet had their flu immunisation, there is an opportunity for your child to attend a clinic on Saturday 19th January 2019. This session will be held at Far Cotton Rec Centre. Please contact the 0-19…

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Year 2 News

This week in Year 2, we have started Fast Spelling. The children have got their spellings stuck in their reading diaries and we will be practicing these 4 days a week. During these sessions, the children look at a word, then cover it up and finally write it down. They do this 3 times for…

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Fire Safety in Year 2

On Tuesday 30th October, Year 2 had a visit from Northamptonshire Fire Service, to talk to us about bonfire night and general fire safety. Together we talked about the ways in which we can keep ourselves safe should we be near a fire. We learnt about the importance of encouraging our adults at home to…

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Year 2 have been busy!

This week in Year 2, as artists we have been learning how to create a template of a seaside creature. We have then developed this by using our template to create a 3D clay tile. Following this we have then used acrylics paints, a new media for us to complete our designs. They are starting…

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Year 2 – Proud Peacocks!

Proud Peacocks We made a Peacock made out of our handprints and have coloured in the Indian flag following our visit from Action Aid. We have also looked up close at peacock feathers and done some lovely drawings for the Art Exhibition which was on  Friday 6th July. Here are some photos to give you…

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Action Aid visit Year 2 Tuesday 26th June 2018

We had a visit from Mrs Claire Palmer from Action Aid, who came to talk to us about Chembakoli. Chembakoli is a little village in the south of India. We drank tea made with cloves, cardamom, ginger and cinnamon, dressed in saris and performed a stick dance. Here’s what the children thought: Abilash: My Indian…

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Our Year 2 Secret Agents!

Secret Agent – A poem by Ecton Grey steely eyes always focused on the shadows, Silky gloves disguising fingerprints. Confidently standing strong and tall. Silent but Deadly, Secret Agent.  

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Year 2 make Muffins!

Ecton Class had great fun creating yummy blueberry muffins this afternoon. If you would like to have a go at making the Muffins the children brought home a copy of the recipe or please ask Mrs Owen.

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