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Class 5

21st July


A big shoutout to all those who were awarded certificates for their attendance and also to those demonstrating positive qualities throughout Spirit Alive.

Enjoying Spirit Alive week!

30th June


Year 2 had a fantastic time in Scarborough on Thursday! We enjoyed building sandcastles with our friends and going on donkey rides!

Reading our favourite books and listening to calming music to help us cool down after a hot sunny lunch time! ☀️

Class 5 performing the life cycle of a frog 🐸

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Last week, we learnt all about the life cycle of a frog. We came up with actions to help us remember each stage of the life cycle so that we could write about it for our Science books.

26th May


Well done to all of year 2 on all of your fantastic work this half term! We have been so impressed with how hard you have all tried. 

5th May


This week we have been learning about materials in our science work. We enjoyed the buffet food on Wednesday at the special coronation lunch. Don't forget to design, make, paint, or draw a crown to enter the competition for next Tuesday.


We are also looking forward to our trip to The Deep next Thursday.

28th April


This week we started our Habitats topic in Science and we went to the garden to find different minibeasts. We also did some more drama with Shine from ArtIs.


21st April

We launched our new TSU topic this week, all about 'The Seaside' and we did some drama with Shine from ArtIs about the seaside now and about the seaside in the past.  We have had lots of great ideas about what we want to learn in this topic and we are very excited about it!

24th March

17th March

10th March - Snow Day Home Learning

3rd March

We made maps and globes with the continents and oceans of the world. We had a great World Book Day and loved wearing our pyjamas to school and reading our books with torches and hot chocolate. 

Well done to our certificate winners:

English - Leana
Maths - Neda
Handwriting Hero - Riley
Star of the Week - Amelia

24th February

10th February

Take a look at some of our brilliant space artwork we have created. 

3rd February

The children enjoyed a visit from the stardome this week to learn more about space and the Solar System. 

27th January

20th January


This week we enjoyed learning about humanists in our RE lesson. We also had an assembly on Chinese New Year and made our own red money envelopes in class.

6th January 2023

Year 2 Newsletter Autumn 2022

9th December


This week we have been working hard to design and make African animal puppets. We think they look brilliant and we can't wait to play with them!

In this week’s good work assembly, we celebrated the children who had worked really hard this half term and have shown a brilliant attitude towards their learning.

2nd December

25th November

18th November

We really enjoyed taking part in Children in Need and No Pens Wednesday this week. It was great to have parents in our classroom to look at the work we have done so far this term and enjoy Ian's Mobile Farm we them. 

This week's certificate winners were Jacob, Riley, Huang and Liam. Well done!

11th November


This week's certificate winners were Isabella, Miyah, Amelia and Theo. Well done! Lots of children also received an attendance certificate for the last half term.


We also enjoyed some outdoor maths lessons this week.

4th November


This week we really enjoyed Matthew Bellwood coming into school to tell us the traditional African tale 'Awunglema'. We had a fantastic time retelling the story and acting it out. 

21st October


This week lots of children received a certificate for reading 3 or more times each week this half term. Davida got the science award and Isabella received the PE award. Well done!

The children have been working really hard this week to create African patterns by making their own printing tiles. 

The children have been learning about Nelson Mandela and took part in our Black History Month assembly to parents. 

14th October

We had a fantastic trip this week to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park to learn about different types of animals and see some of the animals that come from Africa.

7th October


This week's certificate winners were Jaeden, Jessie, Isabella and Leana. Well done!

This half term we have been enjoying our drumming sessions using the Bamboo Tamboo drums. We also had another Artis session to explore different vocabulary through drama.

12th September 


This week's certificate winners were Davida, Theo, Louie and Harlow. Well done!

23rd September