Year 2

19May

STEM OLYMPIAD at KCIPrimary

 We had a very interesting morning visiting KCIPrimary for science investigations. The children enjoyed boat building, mini Olympics, mystery architecture, making balloon rockets, puff mobiles and above all interacting with children from other schools. Thank you KCIPrimary for organising everything!  ...

02Apr

Workshop Clowning

Today we had an amazing Clown workshop by Jessica Haines, better known as Mummy Olivia and Juliet. Jess is a South African actress. She frequently works in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Nairobi and Kampala. She is married to Richard Ancrum Walker, they have three children. After living in North Africa, Tunisia, for two years they then moved to Nairobi, Kenya, where they lived for 8 years. They are now based in Kampala, Uganda. In the workshop we have been finding our inner clown, discovering...

22Mar

The Circus is Coming to Town – Entry Point

   Have you heard the saying laughter is the best medicine? Laughing and having fun are such important part of our lives. We all love being entertained and enjoying ourselves. Juggling, movement, entertainment, pushes, pulls, soft toys, balls and costumes! ...

14Mar

School trip- The Uganda Wildlife Education Center Zoo

A guide took us around the Uganda wildlife Conservation Education Centre (UWEC). We met the big cats, Lions, Serval and Leopards. The Hyenas, Impalas, African Buffaloes, hogs and Bushbucks roam around the short grass and are easy to be spotted. We have seen the African big 5 members, giraffes, elephants and White Rhinos, before they dip their heads back into enjoying their vegetarian meal. Next to that we have seen snakes in the glass, seals, crocodiles and turtles in the water....

05Feb

HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR !!

Chinese New Year is the Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of a new year on the traditional Chinese calendar. The festival is usually referred to as the Spring Festival in mainland China, and is one of several Lunar New Years in Asia. This year it’s the year of the pig. Happy New Year Everyone! Enjoy our pictures 🙂   ...

31Jan

Open Morning

Many thanks to parents who were able to join us for our open morning today. We value your time and your involvement in our learning! ...

31Jan

Movement through dance – Unit 2

In Year 2, we have just completed our dance unit. This was an exciting adventure where we learnt the reasons why people dance as well as different forms of dance. Children got the opportunity of choreographing their own dance and called it the Jungle dance. As a way of celebrate the children’s learning, children performed this dance at the Friday assembly in front of their parents, teachers and fellow students. We are now turning the wheels of learning to mini football...

11Jan

Entry point – I’m Alive!

Today our year twos were celebrating our new IPC unit entry point – I’m Alive! We all brought a plastic container, a handful of stones and potting compost to school. It was a very exciting morning for the children and teachers. We all planted our own fruit tree ( we used our senses to find out which fruit tree we planted). We will take care of our trees everyday and look out for any changes . We will later on bring them...

14Dec

Last day of term 1!

We had an amazing last day of term 1. Our kindhearted friend Julia surprised us all with a bag full of presents today. She loves to buy gifts for others and took a lot of time making/buying the perfect present for each of her friends & teachers. I think we can all learn from this great example of thoughtfulness. Please enjoy the pictures and all the presents we got today! Happy Holidays!  Teacher Dianne   ...

09Nov

Dance Unit

In PE, Year 2 learning has taken a new direction. We are doing dance! This is an exciting journey for all the learners as they will be exploring different dance moves as well as creating our own dance routines, individually and in groups.  Our dance theme is the JUNGLE ...

01Nov

Computer Science in Year 2 _Unit 2.1 We are astronauts

We planned our instructions and tried them out. Then we worked out how to get from the Earth to the Moon – and then on to Mars! We worked with Scratch coding language to program your spaceship. After that we tested out program then debugged it. Click on the links below to see some of what we learnt. Don’t forget to click on the button to view our lines of code.  https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759831/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759808/  https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759580/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759495/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759443/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759407/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759344/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759276/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759208 https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759142/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258758816/   ...