Year 2

25 May

We Are What We Eat!

For our entry point the children in year 2 opened up their own cafe. They created a menu and baked the food themselves with their teachers. Then they made invitations and invited other teachers and their parents. On the day of the grand opening they turned their classroom into a cafe and each child had a responsibility in the cafe. It was a huge success!  ...

17 May

Rainforest Exit Point

For the last four weeks the children in Year 2 have been learning about forest habitats. For our exit point the children turned their classroom into a rainforest. They then choose a way to present their learning. Children shared their animal facts or a poem they wrote about a rainforest animal. Some children even dressed up as an animal from the rainforest.   ...

17 May

Skittle Maths!

Year 2 have been working on data handling for the last couple of weeks. They have been reading and creating graphs and tables. Today the children have been making their own pie charts using a packet of skittles to help them. The pie charts represented how much of each colour was in a packet. The children washed their hands with soap before the task so that they can have a skittle party later!  ...

27 Apr

Victoria Nyanza Sailing Club

This week Year 2 went on a trip to investigate rainforest and lakeside habitats as part of their IPC learning. The children ventured through the forest to find monkeys, a forest squirrel, insects, mushrooms, beehives and more. They then investigated the animals and plants which live under the water in the lake to see how they have adapted to this environment. Our guide showed us many species of bird and explained the dragonfly life cycle to us. We had a...

27 Apr

KS1 Production

Year 2 lead the KS1 production of The Goblin Next Door. They put on a fantastic performance which was a feast for the eyes as well as the ears. From naughty goblins to sympathetic squirrels the children acted with great energy and enjoyment. Well done year 2 children! ...

20 Jan

Hiccup Circus

In year 2 we welcomed  a team to perform for us and teach us circus skills. This was an entry point for our new IPC topic. The children had a fantastic time being amazed by acrobatic skills and comedy on stage. Towards the end of the day all of the children had to opportunity to play circus games including juggling and diablo! ...