Year 2

16th April 2018 – PIRATE WOW Day

Today all of KS1, had a fun and exciting day to begin their new topic for the Summer Term based on the theme of ‘adventure and exploration‘.  Children were invited to dress up as Pirates and take part in pirate activities throughout the day.  Here we are…

IMG_0395Our treasure hunt  ….

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Colouring in parrots and pirates and making pirate hats ….

Painting sea monsters and parrots….

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Decorating cakes….


What a fantastic day we had!

 28th March -CHOCOLATE DAY

We’ve had great fun today in Years 1 and 2 celebrating our work based around the text Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, with our FANTASTIC FINISH to the Spring term.

Here we are taking part in a fun packed morning of chocolate based activities.

Making fruit kebabs drizzled in chocolate.

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Colouring in candy and chocolate pictures.

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Decorating biscuits with chocolates and candy treats.

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Making chocolate flavoured playdoh.

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Designing hot chocolate mugs with marshmallows.

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Making our own chocolate rice crispy cakes.

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WOW !!

What a fantastic time we had!



14th March – Pi Day


As Albert Einstein was born on 14th March 1879, we celebrated Pi Day as the value of Pi is 3.14, representing the third month, March on the 14th day.

The whole school took part in activities linked to Pi and circles and had great fun!

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1st March – World Book Day

Unfortunately school was closed because of snow, but we still carried on having our DEAR time this week, (Drop Everything And Read) reading at different times during the day, in different places around the school.

Here are Class 2 reading outside on the playground.

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7th Feb – Our visit from Stoke City Football Club

Stoke City came into school and delivered an assembly to promote City 7’s.  As it’s aimed for 7 year olds, Year 2 were given sports bags, t-shirts and even free tickets to go to see one of their games at Stoke City Football Club.

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Our E-safety lesson

Designing a poster to make us all safe on the Internet by not sharing our passwords.


January 31st 2018- Year 2 Class Assembly

WOW – Well done children!  What a fantastic assembly you performed today celebrating the work we’ve done so far since Christmas on the text Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.  You had great fun taking on the roles of the different characters in our own version of the story, and I’m sure all your parents wanted to get up and join you with your Ooompa Loompa dance.  Well done children.


Grandpa Joe and Charlie Bucket



Our narrators – Edward, George and Freddie.


Our news readers – Rhea, Cerys and Daisy.


The fantastic Mr Willy Wonka played by Jenson and all his busy Oompa Loompas played by Fraser, Paige Phillips, Zac, Paige Painter, Elizabeth-Rae, Nico and Sophia.



Our amazing children – Sam playing Mike Teavee, Charlotte playing Veruca Salt, Lizzie playing Violet Beauregarde, Amy playing Gustus Gloop and Phillip playing Charlie Bucket.


Here are our calendars ready for a great 2018. HAPPY NEW YEAR !!

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Christmas crafts

Here we are enjoying making our stained glass window effect pictures.

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Learning how to CODE with PurpleMash

It’s great fun!

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Keeping Fit!

Ian Redpath came into school today to work with Class 2, developing their athletic skills.

Here are some of our class working on their throwing, running, hopping and their jumping skills with some Year 5 sports coaches.

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RE in Year 2

As part of our RE, class 2 have been thinking about Jesus’ parables.

We have learnt about The Parable of the Lost Sheep.

Here we are with our work.


Churnet Valley Trip!

Here are class 2 having such a great day at Churnet Valley enjoying their exciting Polar Express experience.  They enjoyed a fun packed day including writing letters to Father Christmas, making their own magical golden tickets, decorated gingerbread, drinking hot chocolate on the steam train and of course riding the steam train.

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Only One You  🙂

Year 2 were inspired by the book ‘Only One You’ written by Linda Kranz learning how everyone is different and to appreciate all.  Here are some of the children with their own designs for their own fish for their class reflection area.

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Sublime Science Day

Year 2 had great fun during the WOW Sublime Science day.

They tried to magically get a balloon in a jar, put a pencil through a bag of water, made their own slime and had great fun following a treasure hunt.


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Autumn 2017 Newsletter

To find out what we’ll be covering this term, please click on the link below.

Year 2 Mystery and Magic Autumn 2017 pdf order


Sublime Science Day Year 2 Autumn 2017