Year 2 – Class 5

Miss Taylor

We are Class 5. We are in Year 2 and our teacher is Miss Taylor. We especially love arts and technology activities as we love making things. We also really enjoy stories and music.

Equal Groups Are Easy!

The boys and girls have been learning how to identify equal and unequal groups today. They also had a go at making equal groups using the correct terminology… ‘I have 5 groups of...

Fantastic Gymnastics

Year 2 have been working on their gymnastic skills in PE. We have learned to perform controlled jumps off different heights of apparatus. We know to land softly on 2 feet and use our arms to balance us. We have tried performing tuck, pencil and star jumps and have...

Roar-some Art!

Class 5 learned to draw realistic lions using step by step instructions. We have been learning facts about Lions as part of our Geography Topic work on Kenya and The Big...

Party Time!

Class 5 had a great time at their Christmas party. They played games, danced and enjoyed yummy party food. They were so brilliantly behaved a special visitor even made an appearance all the way from the North...

Numberline Maths

Year 2 have been learning to draw their own numberline pictures to show how they work out the answer to a sum. They use facts they know, such as bonds of 10 or partitioning tens and ones, and draw out the steps to keep track of their thinking. This is especially...

Divergent Drama

Year 2 had a lovely time with the Divergent Drama company in school on Tuesday! They leanr a little bit about how to use their faces, bodies and voice to help with acting, then had a go at making up their own Roald Dahl style 'mini' play. They were all involved in...

Ten More, Ten Less

Year 2 have used hundreds, tens and ones apparatus to help them learn to say 10 more and 10 less than 2 and 3 digit numbers. After using the equipment they were able to then do this independently in their...

Super Scientists!

Year 2 have been developing their knowledge of fair testing this week. They carried out an experiment that made 'blobs in a bottle'. They were asked to watch what happened and think about why some worked really well, and why some didn't work as well. They came to the...

Maths Problem Solving

We have learned to use what we know and concrete objects to help solve word problems. We grouped our cubes to represent the animals and found different ways to solve the problem. We explained our thinking with a partner and tried to use Maths...

Multi-skills Festival

Year 2 had a great afternoon at Chantry Middle School taking part in the Morpeth Schools Sports Partnership Festival. It was fun working with children from other local First Schools and the Year 8 Sports Leaders were great at organising and running the different...