Year 2 Blog

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...

Chirk Castle

We had a brilliant day at Chirk Castle! We dressed up in medieval clothes, learned how the cannon worked and visited the dungeon! We got to see all the things we have been learning about and share our knowledge.

Chirk Castle

We had a fantastic day at Chirk Castle last week! 2K were treated to a trip down the dungeon, a walk through the staterooms and a wander in the gardens. We also had a great time trying on medieval clothes.

Paul Klee Inspired Art

As part of our Dungeon and Dragons topic 2K have been busy learning about the style of artist Paul Klee. We used his block colour style to create our own castle images, first using shapes and then using a variety of different art tools such as chalks, paints and...