Year 2

Numeracy – Addition and Subtraction – Fact Families – Year 2

Numeracy – Addition and Subtraction – Fact Families – Year 2

Numeracy – Addition and Subtraction – Fact Families – Year 2 In Year 2 this week, children have started to further develop the adding and subtracting skills gained in Year 1 and apply this to fact families. The children drew two simple 10 frames (A rectangle consisting of 10 squares) and used red and blue… Continue Reading

Poetry: List Poems – Year 2

Poetry: List Poems – Year 2

  Writing Poetry: List Poems – Year 2 10 Things found in an Iron’s Man Year 2 have been learning all about poetry this week. Children have been looking at verse, line and expression when reading poetry. Children read a variety of list poems before settling on a variation of 10 Things found in a… Continue Reading

Heaton Library Visit – Year 2

Heaton Library Visit – Year 2

Heaton Library Visit – Year 2 Year 2 children were given a fantastic opportunity to visit an integral part of the local community today – the local library! The children had the chance to look at areas of the library and how to locate books – looking specifically at fiction and non-fiction areas, scanning books… Continue Reading

Tessa abide Productions – Musical Theatre – Year 2

Tessa abide Productions – Musical Theatre – Year 2

Tessa abide Productions – Musical Theatre – Year 2   Year 2 have had wonderfully creative afternoon yesterday with a very special visit by Tessa Abide Productions. Tess has performed all over the world with her unique style of musical theatre and is currently working in partnership with Seven Stories in Newcastle to produce a new… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School sessions were up & running as soon as the school year started in September. Our new Reception class were introduced to Forest School where they became Kings & Queens for the afternoon after making their very own nature crown. During their next session the children used sticks & grass to decorate the first… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School has been full of exciting and engaging creative topic based activities during June. The children have used a wide range of skills to explore, design and make a selection of quality pieces of work in various forms such as woodwork, art, cooking, D&T and drama. Reception have identified features on a map of… Continue Reading

National Museum of the Royal Navy – Hartlepool Marina – Year 2

National Museum of the Royal Navy – Hartlepool Marina – Year 2

The National Museum of the Royal Navy – Hartlepool Ahoy, landlubbers! A bunch of rag-tag pirates have been spotted at the historic Hartlepool quayside. They’ve come to port for the day and have been impressing the locals with their knowledge of fellow pirates such as Edward Teach, Anna Bonny and William Kidd! The little pirates… Continue Reading