Year 2 Blog

Animals and Humans

In Year 2 we have begun our new science topic of this half term - Animals and Humans. We began our topic by recalling our prior learning from Year 1 and then matching the infant animal to the adult. We had a lot of fun and our teachers were very impressed with how...

Christmas Party

On Thursday we enjoyed a very Christmassy day in school. We started our day with a disco and party food and then went on to create some Christmas crafts and snowman Christmas cards using our hand prints.

Off to Bethlehem

This week we enjoyed performing our Christmas show to friends and family. The children in 2K have worked very hard learning their lines, practising their dance moves and rehearsing out class song 'knock, knock, knock'. Well done Key Stage 1 and Merry Christmas...

Anti-Bullying Week in 2K

Following the drama show we watched at the beginning of anti-bullying week 2K took part in a series of activities learning about what bullying is and what we can do if we feel we or somebody else is being bullied. 2K completed some freeze frames which we discussed in...

Percy the Park Keeper in 2K

For the last few weeks year 2 have been learning how to write stories with familiar settings. We've been reading a selection of Percy the Park Keeper stories to inspire us and learn new writing skills. Here are some pictures of 2K in action retelling the stories using...

2K No Pen Day

Last week was our first No Pen Day of the school year. In Year 2 we focussed on the yellow and black thinking hats and thought about the advantages and disadvantages of different approaches to tasks throughout the day. In groups the children designed and created their...

2K on a Quest

This week we have been writing quest stories based on the stories we have been reading in our English lessons- King Arthur and the Sword in the Stone. The children were sent on an adventure over misty mountains, through the snake pit and into an eerie lair before they...