Year 2

Miss Wilson
YEAR 2

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Alnwick Castle

Year 2 enjoyed a fabulous trip to Alnwick Castle. The day begun with a story telling session where they all had to use their magic wands to conquer mythical, medieval beasts and help to save the princess. After that they learned all about life as a real medieval...

Technology Tom at Blaydon West!

What a wonderful and exciting morning for all of our children! Technology Tom had an array of different objects and machines which he demonstrated using our children to show many different theories. Air, gravity and water power were all shown through a series of...

Weighing and Measuring

Year 2 have been baking some delicious cheese sconce. They carefully weighed and measured the ingredients using a scale before mixing, moulding and baking. They took extra care to measure the time the scones would take to bake. In the afternoon they enjoyed tasting...

Gateshead Fun Run

Year 1 and 2 took part in the Gateshead Fun Run. We are very proud of them all for completing the run.

Beehive Bedlam

This week at art club the children created their very own beehive-themed artwork. To do so, they had to apply a range of art and design techniques such as painting, drawing and printing. Let’s just say there were a lot of yellow hands by the end of the session.

Spring Sing

On Monday 19th March the children from Year 2 had a wonderful experience at the Spring Sing at The Sage, Gateshead. For the past 8 weeks they have been learning songs from around the world and this gave them the opportunity to sing as part of a much larger choir as...

Materials Investigation.

Year 2 have been investigating the effect different materials have on the way that an object can travel. They learnt about friction then investigated how cars would travel along along different surfaces predicting which surface would create the most friction and which...

Shape Investigators!

Year 2 have been investigating 2D and 3D shapes. They have learned how to name and describe shapes using language such as sides, corners, edges, vertices and faces. They have also learned how to find lines of symmetry and right angles as well learning about quarter...

The Rainbow Fish

This half term Year 2 have been studying the story of the Rainbow Fish. They have investigated language, written setting descriptions and even developed their own version of the story. They have also learnt about the themes of friendship and sharing; looking at how...

Spelling Fun in Year 2!

Year 2 have been working really hard to learn new spelling rules. This week they have been spelling words with 'le' on the end. They played a fun game using a sound spinner to create new words. They really enjoyed the activity and they are making lots of progress with...

Clay Fish

Inspired by the story of The Rainbow Fish, we all made our own fish out of clay. Using tools we rolled, moulded and shaped the clay into the shape we wanted. We then used sequins to decorate them giving them shimming scales just like the Rainbow Fish....

The Rainbow Fish

This term our class story in Year 2 is The Rainbow Fish. This week we have been learning about story structure and looking at how characters change throughout a story. On Friday we all wrote the story of The Rainbow Fish in our own words. We used the chalk pens to...

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