Year 2 – Class 6

Miss Robinson

We are Class 6. We are in Year 2 and our teacher is Miss Robinson. We really enjoy listening to stories and often talk about the characters and make predictions about what might happen. We are also very interested in Geography as we like to learn about different parts of our country and the world.

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 heads.

Mental Maths!

Miss Robinson's maths group have been developing their knowledge and addition skills. They have been practicing their number bonds and adding numbers to 10 and 20. They have learnt that if they know 2 + 7 = 9 then 20 and 70 = 90. They are now learning how to work out...

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...

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

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 vocabulary.

Bar Model Maths

Year 2 have learned to use bar model pictures to represent a sum. We know the 2 smaller bars must be equal to the total of the large bar. We learned to make a fact family of 2 add sums and 2 inverse take-aways to match a bar model picture. We moved our bars around to...

Awesome Artists

Class 6 have been practicing their art techniques in year 2 and have learnt about the 3 primary colours. They have also learnt how to mix the primary colours to create various other secondary colours. Take a look at their work, it looks great!

Marvellous Maths

Miss Robinson's maths class have been learning how to use practical maths equipment to help then understands the place value of digits within a number (tens & ones),and to help them learn their times tables.