Kenya Mud huts in Year 2

Today we have had a lovely last day making Kenya inspired mud huts using clay. We searched for sticks in the playground to make them realistic and we created lolly stick Masaai tribe characters. The children have been wanting to do this activity all term so it was amazing to Read more…

Exploring money in Year 2

This half term Year 2 have loved learning about and experimenting with money. We came up with all different ways to make the same amount and practised exchanging money and receiving change. We then decorated some biscuits and created a class shop where we walked round and chose which biscuit Read more…

Easter Fun in Year 2 🐣

This week we have been enjoying all things Easter. The children all brought something in for our Easter craft competition which they had all worked so hard on! They were on display outside the classroom all week and everyone commented on how amazing they were. We had Easter collages, Easter Read more…

This afternoon we had a very special visitor.. Beatrice’s mum came to read to us! She read us a very funny story.. Poo at the Zoo! It made us all laugh and Miss Forbes is going to have to purchase the book for our reading area! She also read a Read more…

Year 2 Science Competition

Along with four other schools, Heap Bridge were asked to come up with a science experiment and enter into a competition which was held at Hopwood Primary School. So this afternoon Miss Forbes, Miss Morris and six very excited children from Year 2 took part in the ‘Science Experiment Olympics’. Read more…

Year 2’s Book Week!

We have loved Book Week in Year 2! We enjoyed becoming illustrators.. We had a visit from Miss Davies who read us two books, she taught us all about what a fable stories and we wrote a book review on our favourite.. We LOVE our reading area, it’s cosy, comfortable Read more…

Judaism in Year 2

This term we are exploring the beliefs, celebrations and traditions from a Jewish person’s point of view. We are then relating these morals and ideas to our everyday life. We have been encouraging the children to voice their opinions which has been lovely! We looked at some items that could Read more…