Welcome to Year 2

Here you will learn about all the great things we have been getting up to in class!

 

World Book Day!

We all enjoyed celebrating world book day in Year 2. We went on a scavenger hunt through our library for different items in stories. We played the 'Guess Who' game by giving each other clues as to which character we were...

Bug Hotels

We have made Bug Hotels for outdoor Science day. We made a lovely home in the hope some guests will come to...

Hindu Mandir

We have been studying Hinduism in Year 2 during our R.E. lessons. We have been to a Mandir in Bolton to find out more about the religion and what the Temple looks like. We were all given a 'good luck' bracelet and brought back some Hindu sweets....

Great Fire of London

In Year 2 we have been learning all about the Great Fire of London. In our English lessons we have read Toby and the Great Fire of London. We have written diary entries from Toby and non-chronological reports about the fire. We have also looked at performance poetry,...

Year 2 Spring Newsletter

Dear Parents/Carers, I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and New Year, it certainly sounds like the children did!! Here are the usual reminders and information to ensure you are fully aware of routines and procedures. Literacy: We will be focusing on diaries and...

Follow the Star!

We had so much fun rehearsing and performing our Christmas play, Follow the...

Designing and Making Pirate Ships

We have had lots of fun designing and creating our pirate ships. We looked at different toy pirate ships to choose our favourite design, then we tested which materials would be the best at floating. After that we designed our ship before making it and decorating it!...

Junior Chef Day!

We spent a great day being Junior Chefs!  Each class had a turn in the hall learning how to cook. We made scrumptious granola cups, with yoghurt and fresh fruit! They were delicious!   A big thank you to Blackshaw PTA who funded the Junior Chef day. We had so much...

Wiggly Wormeries!

Our Science topic this half term is all about animals, senses and habitats. We went on a habitat hunt in our school garden and found lots of different animals in different habitats. We know that habitats provide warmth, darkness, shelter, moistness and food. After...

Summer 1 Newsletter

Year 2 Curriculum Newsletter Summer Term 1 Here are the usual reminders and information to ensure you are fully aware of routines and procedures. PE – every Monday and every other Friday Snacks – children can bring in their own healthy snack for playtime...