"Together we nurture the future"
St Vincent Road, Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33 3PT
Main: 01983 562165
Pre-School: 01983 613189

Year 2 News

February 12, 2020
Year Two have been recruiting for a new star builder as the previous one is retiring. We have written fantastic job adverts and learnt a lot about Space in the process. We have loved learning about famous astronauts and what it’s like to live on the International Space Station, and have created some fun artwork […]

January 28, 2020
Year Two have concluded their Instructions writing for ‘How to wash a pre-historic animal’. We have really enjoyed this learning journey, and everyone in Year 2 has made amazing progress with their writing so far this year. In Maths, we have started learning about time, measurement and weight. It would be really useful for you […]

January 17, 2020
It is as if the children had never been away this week in Year 2, as they have settled quickly back into their normal routines. English began with some highly energetic lessons, with children participating in activities, requiring clear and precise instructions in order for them to be correctly completed. The photos below show the […]

January 13, 2020
It is as if the children had never been away this week in Year 2 with the children settling quickly back to the ‘normal routines’. The English learning began with some highly energetic lessons with the children participating in activities, which require ‘clear and precise’ instructions in order for them to be correctly completed. The […]

December 12, 2019
Last week the time finally arrived to burn our cardboard box Tudor houses. Luckily, we had some professional help from the fire service so although our houses met the same fate as those in 1666 we remained safe. It was great to see at first hand why the Great Fire of London spread so fast […]

November 26, 2019
Year Two are reading some unfamiliar traditional tales in English. Last week the children engaged magnificently with these stories and created some very imaginative scripts, plays and narratives. We are currently preparing for an extended piece of writing where we will retell the story of ‘How the Rabbit stole fire.’ In mathematics, we have reached […]

November 11, 2019
There be dragons’ in Year Two this week as we have started a new English learning journey on fantasy stories. We are looking at the books ‘Dragon Machine’ by Helen Ward and ‘George and the Dragon‘ by George Wormwell. We have been looking back in history to the time of the Gunpowder plot, creating firework […]

October 18, 2019
‘There be dragons’ in year two this week as we have started a new English learning journey on fantasy stories. We are looking at the books ‘Dragon Machine’ by Helen Ward and ‘George and the Dragon‘ by George Wormwell. We have been looking back in history to the Gunpowder plot, doing some firework artwork and […]

October 7, 2019
The children have written a short narrative detailing the problems that a disruptive animal causes around the familiar setting of a home. There were some very problematic animals! Guided reading sessions are also now in full swing. Every week the children read and respond to a wide variety of rich texts, building the ease with […]

September 19, 2019
This week, the children have completed their first piece of extended writing for the year. They have all written imaginative letters to explain why somebody might have had been absent from school. From monkeys stealing lunchboxes to becoming stranded in the middle of an overgrown forest! Meanwhile, in mathematics place value remained at the heart […]


Translate »