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Welcome to Class 2!


On this page you will find the latest news and exciting learning from our classroom.

July 2017

This week in Maths we are learning about graphs and charts. We will be using Smarties to help us. Can you guess how? Come back to see what Class 2 do with their Smarties!

International Week

We have been learning about Romania and today we were lucky to have Mrs Gheronte and Mrs Poninski visit us to share information about Romania. The children listened carefully to information about Romanian history, traditions and geography.  A big thank you to both Mrs Gheronte and Mrs Poninski for taking the time to visit us and share all the wonderful information about Romania.

June 2017

Non-uniform Day

Two children in class 2 decided to come dressed as superheroes - our current topic!

Baby Carrots!

At snack time we enjoyed trying some home-grown baby carrots brought in by one of the children. A big thank you to her for bringing them in to share!

Shape Pictures

We had fun making our own robots out of 2D shapes.



May 2017

Jack and the Beanstalk Instructions

In our English lessons we have been thinking about how we could escape from a giant. See if you can remember our instructions using our text map...

Can you find a question, exclamation and command sentence?

Ice Lollies!

Class 2 worked so hard during their assessments last week that we thought they deserved an ice lolly in the sun! Here we are on the pirate ship...

Jack and the Beanstalk Cakes!

Thank you Mrs Soffe for coming in and making special Jack and the Beanstalk cakes with us! They had a magic bean, a green beanstalk, chocolate icing and a golden coin...Yum!


Jack and the Beanstalk - Inventing our own stories!


The children have been having fun inventing their own stories this week!





April 2017

Welcome back Class 2! We hope you had a lovely Easter holiday! We've got lots of exciting learning to enjoy this term...

Jack at the Beanstalk Text Mapping

This week we have been making changes to our class text map. We hope you're ready to make your own changes later this week! We can't wait to read your finished stories!


KS1 SATs Information Meeting

Thank you to those parents who came along to hear about how we will be doing our SATs this year. I hope if put your minds at rest! If you weren't able to join us or want to remind yourself of any details, here is a link to view the slides I used.

Poetry Recital

We had a lovely morning hearing each child in Year 2 recite the poem they had learnt over the Easter holidays. Thank you to all of the parents who came along to share this special time with us and to the children for being so brave and performing their poems so well - We were very proud of you! We hope you like your special certificates.



English - Jack and the Beanstalk Text Map

Here is the text map that we have created as a class. Can you remember the story and read it out loud with the actions?

Maths - Measuring

We had a fun time doing some 'Giant Measuring' on Friday. We thought about the length of a giant's foot, the capacity of his potions and the weight of lots of Jack and the Beanstalk objects! Here are some photos of the children enjoying their measuring...







March 2017

Easter Gardens
It has been lovely to see so many children make an Easter Garden this year. Here are Class 2's efforts - A big well done to all of our children that took part and to those who won a prize!

KS1 SATs Information Meeting


We thought it would be helpful to have a KS1 SATs information meeting on Wednesday 26th April at 4pm in Class 2. We hope this will help inform parents about the assessments your child will take in May. It would be lovely to see you then.

Poetry Recital


Please look in our English section to find out abut our exciting poetry recital after Easter.

Red Nose Day

It was lovely to see the children dressed up in their red clothes on Friday to raise money for Comic Relief. We had fun singing and dancing to this years song too.

Shared Learning Afternoon

A big thank you to the parents that popped in on Friday afternoon and joined in with our activities. We hope you had a lovely time! We did science, maths, origami, rainforest activities and Red Nose Day activities too - We were very busy! One of the children even asked if we were getting party bags at the end because it felt like a party!






Rainforest Weather Reports

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The children really enjoyed working in small groups to write and perform rainforest weather reports. We used the words temperature, rainfall, climate, wind speed and humidity. Here are Peter and Thomas telling us about Honduras and some more photos below.

World Book Day

We had a great day celebrating World Book Day last week. The children looked fantastic in their costumes and thoroughly enjoyed their time with Mr Legg in the afternoon hearing the Just So Story, 'How the Camel Got His Hump.' Mrs Ralph has a lovely time with Class 3.


Can you spot Where's Wally? How many black cats can you see?


Our Topic - The Rainforest

The children are thoroughly enjoying our new topic on 'The Rainforest.' Thank you to all of those children who have brought in items from home to add to our role play area. It's looking fantastic!


Have you seen our Rainforest Animal Non-Chronological Reports on display outside the hall?

Maths - Telling the Time Board Games

We had a fun time playing time board games in small groups. We practised o'clock, half past, quarter to and quarter past.

Fairness, Leadership, Imagination, Grit, Honesty, Team Work