Author Archives: Mr G Owen

Year 2 – Homophones

Year 2 – Homophones

Year 2 children tested their knowledge of homophones today and wrote sentences using: their, there and they’re; as well as two, to, and too. Children had to decide which was the correct word based on the context within the sentence that was read to them.

 

Year 2 shape

Year 2 shape

Year 2 children have been working really hard in numeracy this week and focused on two very different yet challenging objectives: exploring the similarities and differences of 3-D shapes; and 2-Step word problems. In geometry, children focused on comparing the properties of 3-D shapes by looking at faces, edges and vertices or vertex of a shape.… Continue Reading

Year 2 – Creative Writing – The Amazing Pebble Story

Year 2 – Creative Writing – The Amazing Pebble Story

In literacy today, Year 2 were busy writing their Amazing Pebble Story. The children put lots of work into their plans and focused on characters, descriptions, settings, a problem and a solution. The theme was pirates! Children focused on a magical pebble that magically transported their character to a period when pirates ruled the seas!… Continue Reading

Year 2 SATs Information and Links

Year 2 SATs Information and Links

Dear parents, The following information is intended to answer any questions you may have on the Year 2 SATs for 2019, as well as to provide useful links to previous SAT papers. What are SATs? SATs are national tests that children take twice during their primary school life. Firstly, at the end of Key Stage 1 (KS1) in Year… Continue Reading