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.

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...

Northumberland Zoo

Year 2 had a fantastic day out at Northumberland Country Zoo. We loved looking at all the different animals and learned about the adaptations that meerkats, birds of prey and lemurs have to help them survive in their different habitats....

3D Shape Fun

Year 2 have been learning to name and describe the features of 3D shapes in Numeracy. As part of our Safety Week work we then designed packaging for medicines with child safety warnings on.   ...

Super Safety Week

All of the children have been learning about howto stay safe in various situations this week. We have had visitors in school from lots of places; the environment agency taught them how to stay safe during floods,the council taught them how to cross roads safely, the...

Harvest Baking

Class 5 learnt how to make bread and how flour is made from the wheat harvest. We put our muscles to work kneading the dough and crafted a beautiful Harvest Wheat sheaf. It looked and smelled yummy! Next we will be learning to write our own recipes and instructions...

Year 2 Great North Design Quest

Year 2 spent an exciting day following the Great North Design Quest around Newcastle Quayside. We learnt about logos and branding at the Northern Design Centre, created visual scores and soundscapes at The Sage, immersed ourselves in art installations at the Baltic...