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.

Garden Gang

Class 5 spent a lovely sunny afternoon at the school allotment. They did planting, weeding and watering and searched for signs of...

World Cup Geography

Class 5 are running a World Cup sweepstake. We each picked a country and are going to find out more about them. We started by using atlases to find out where our countries are in the...

Salad Sculptures

We have been talking about healthy eating this week. We know what can be healthy for us to eat and we know what we should only have a little of. We designed a salad using our favourite ingredients. We thought of something new that we would like to try in our salad....

Seaside Sandwiches

We designed healthy picnic sandwiches to take on our trip to the seaside. We wrote recipes for how to make a successful sandwich and tested their success by following each other’s instructions to make tasty ham and cheese...

Year 2 Practical Maths

Year 2 have begun learning to use column methods to solve addition and subtraction sums. We used the numicon and diennes to represent our calculations. Some of us also began working on carrying groups of 10 when...

We’re Going on a Bug Hunt!

Class 5 have been learning about animals and their habitats. We investigated and compared 2 micro-habitats around school - a flower bed and a tree border. We completed a survey of what mini-beasts we found and discussed what differences and similarities there was...

Wimbledon here we come!

Class 5 have been enjoying improving their tennis skills in their PE lessons. We have learned to hold the racket correctly, serve the ball and rally with a...

Rising Sun Country Park

Year 2 had a fantastic sunny day at the Rising Sun Country Park. We carried out a science walk looking at the features of hedgerow, pond and woodland habitats and looking for what plants and animals lived there. We then visited the House of Objects where we used...

Maths Reasoning

Year 2 have been learning to use their Maths knowledge to solve problems and explain how they worked out their answers. We have used our reasoning skills in our recent  learning on finding fractions of...