Year 2

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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Year 2 Online spider charts!

In Year 2 we have now developed our spider charts as part of our computing work. Last week we learnt how to set up our spider charts with our key questions using nodes but now we have learnt how to insert new answer nodes to show our answers and what we have learnt. In our…

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Year 2 Online spider charts!

In Year 2 as part of our computing work, we have been exploring how to create our own spider charts or mind maps on a new piece of software called FreeMind. Our topic at the moment is ‘into the woods’ and in pairs we generated questions that we would like to research the answers to.…

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Year 2 – William Morris Designs – January 2019

In Year 2 we have been exploring the work of two very famous artists and printmakers. The first being M.C. Escher and the second one William Morris. In our Art and also our computing, we have been exploring how to create our own designs inspired by the floral patterns of William Morris. In computing, we…

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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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