Beamish

Last week Year 2 visited Beamish as part of their history topic – transport from the past.  The children enjoyed seeing the trams, old buses and the penny farthing. Their favourite part of the day was going down the mine.  They also enjoyed exploring life in the past and visiting the sweet shop, bakery, coop, chemist and most importantly the gift shop! They really enjoyed the school and were horrified at the thought of being caned!


Who am I..part 2

This week in class we have been writing our own ‘What am I?’ and ‘Who am I?’ riddles. Each child wrote their own riddle about a child in the class.  All of the children were very brave and performed their riddles in front of their class mates.Continue Reading

Who am I?

This week in class we have been writing our own ‘What am I?’ and ‘Who am I?’ riddles. Each child wrote their own riddle about a child in the class.  All of the children were very brave and performed their riddles in front of their class mates.  Continue Reading

My tongue is twisted!

This week Year 2 have had fun with their poetry topic ‘Silly Stuff’.  They have read a variety of tongue twisters and then had lots of fun writing their own! They were all very brave and performed their tongue twister in front of an audience – some enjoyed the limelight more than others! 🙂  Continue Reading

A B C D E F G….

In Year 2 the children have one lesson of French each week. This is delivered by a teacher from St Thomas More. This half term the children have enjoyed learning the alphabet in French.  Continue Reading

Florence Nightingale visits Year 2

This half term Year 2 have been learning about the life of Florence Nightingale. We borrowed artefacts from a local museum and the children enjoyed guessing what each object was and what it was used for.  We then had a great workshop with a local historian – That History Bloke.  He explained what life was…Continue Reading