Year 2

Year 2 and 4: Primary Engineering

Year 2 and 4: Primary Engineering

A fantastic session in class all linked to our primary engineering work. We had employees from Grundos come in and talk to children about the work that they do on hydraulic pumps and what it is like to be an engineer. Children had the chance to observe, interact and discuss examples of engineering and saw… Continue Reading

Year 2: Gymnastics

Year 2: Gymnastics

Gymnastics Year 2 children had a brilliant P.E. session today and focused on being able to show a clear pike, tuck and a straddle.   Children also demonstrated the difference between a tense body and a relaxed body in the movements they made. Children were then asked the question: Why does good strength improve performance?… Continue Reading

Year 2: The Last Supper

Year 2: The Last Supper

Year 2 children have now started their new R.E. topic: Eucharist-Relating: Thanksgiving. For our first session, children discussed and answered questions about being thankful. Children said they were thankful for their parents, teachers and school dinners! For our second learning focus, children read aloud the story of the Last Supper. Before hand, children discussed and… Continue Reading

Year 2: P.E. Tennis

Year 2: P.E. Tennis

Year 2 children enjoyed P.E. today and worked with a partner to develop their technique in throwing, catching and hitting a ball. Children also performed tasks involving balance and being able to control the movement of the ball when resting on a racket.   Continue Reading

Year 2 – Spirited Art

Year 2 – Spirited Art

Year 2 children celebrated the end of their R.E. topic on Local Church and Community by creating an image inspired by the story of Jesus being baptised by John the Baptist. Children used oil pastels to create an image of baptism. …Until this time, Jesus had spent most of his earthly life in quiet obscurity.… Continue Reading

Shine Time Cosmic Stretching

Shine Time Cosmic Stretching

Shine Time activities started today and group of children chose to be part of ‘Cosmic Stretching’. The children all took part in a Harry Potter themed stretching session. The children listened to a condensed version of Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone. As the story was told the children all tried different stretching positions, for… Continue Reading

Year 2: Geometry

Year 2: Geometry

Geometry Year 2 children have been working hard in numeracy and have been learning all about geometry. The focus for this lesson was for children to use their knowledge of the properties of 2-D shapes (sides/vertices-corners) and then create a selection of 2-D shapes on a digital geo-board. Children focused their efforts on creating a… Continue Reading