Year Group Blog

A letter to the Mayor

This week we were once again transported back in time to September 1666, we were residents of London who had awoken to the terrible sights and sounds of the fire. We did lots of active story telling and we were …

A Midsummer Night’s Dream…

Wow what a week!!! We have absolutely LOVED being immersed in all things Midsummer Nights Dream themed! It has been a true celebration of the arts.

As much of the play is set in a forest, we used this to …

Fire Fire!

In Year 2 this week we have been learning about the Great Fire of London. On Monday KS1 travelled back to 1666, Pudding Lane in London. Together we retold the key events of the Great Fire of London in the …

The Little Boat with BIG Dreams

Thank you to all of the families that joined us for Family Friday this morning, there was a lovely atmosphere where children and their families celebrated the super learning we have been doing this half term.

We have been very …

Sail Away

In Year 2 our key text for the week was ‘The Journey’ by Neil Griffiths about a little boat who broke free and sailed away on an adventure (not to be mistaken with ‘Journey’ that we read a couple of …

Sssh! Listen what’s that noise? Can you find the missing treasure?

 

Phonics: ‘ey’, ‘should’, ‘would’, ‘could’  – can you spot these in your reading books over the weekend or challenge yourself to write them!

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Maths

This week in maths Year 2 have been exploring part whole problems …

Exploration and Adventure

We have had a super time being explorers across the curriculum this week.

In Maths, we have been exploring the ways that we can partition numbers under 10. We were also introduced to the terms ‘minuend’, ‘subtrahend’ and ‘difference’. We …

A short list of words to describe our Year Two children: amazing, brilliant and super!

Thank you to the children in Robins, Skylarks and Swifts for another wonderful week. This week we have hit the ground running in terms of curriculum content: list and labels a plenty in English. We were inspired by the picture

Welcome Back!

A very big WELCOME to all of our new Year 2 children and parents. We have had a wonderful first week of term full of laughter, teamwork and exploration!

This week we have been ‘learning to learn’, focusing on our …