2RD

Welcome to Miss Dooner’s Year 2 class.

Our topic for this term is ‘Transport and Travel’.

In Summer 1 we will be learning about the history of transport and how it has changed over time.

In Summer 2 we will be learning about travel and how we travel around our area and the world. We will ‘travel’ to Tocuaro in Mexico and compare the town to St Helens.

Homework and book bags will go out on Friday and need to be returned to school on Wednesday.

P.E. will be on a Tuesday afternoon. Pupils can come to school in their P.E. kits all day.

Outdoor Learning will be on a Wednesday afternoon. Pupils can come to school in their kits all day.

Holy Week Collective Worships

Holy Week Collective Worships

For each day of Holy Week, we have had a special collective worship to give us opportunity to reflect on the events and what they mean to us. We have listened to scripture of The Last Supper, Jesus in The Garden of Gethsemane, The Crucifixion and The Resurrection. We...

Rights Respecting Schools

Rights Respecting Schools

Our school has been working towards the Unicef Rights Respecting Schools bronze award. This week Y2 began to look at what our rights are as children and the difference between wants and needs. We had a wonderful discussion and debate about whether we need certain...

Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day

Today, we all came to school wearing red to raise money for Comic Relief.

Mother’s Day Bookmarks

Mother’s Day Bookmarks

We wanted to make our mums something special for Mother's Day after they looked after us so well during lockdown. We decided to design and make them their own bookmark. First we made a design of a bookmark that we thought our mums would like and then we tried out some...

Christmas Party

Christmas Party

We had a wonderful day celebrating our Christmas party. We even had some special visitors - Ashley and Freddy the reindeer!

Art – Mother Nature Designer

Art – Mother Nature Designer

This term, our art has been based on the theme of Mother Nature Designer. We looked at the artist Andy Goldsworthy and studied his work with natural materials. We designed and made group and individual materials using natural materials such as conkers, pine cones,...

Anti-Bullying Week

Anti-Bullying Week

To mark Anti-Bullying Week, we all wore odd socks to celebrate the fact that we are all different.

The Great Fire of London

The Great Fire of London

During Autumn 1, we studied the historically significant event of The Great Fire of London. We began our topic by role-playing discovering some historical artefacts from The Great Fire of London. We found out about the causes of the fire, what happened during the fire...


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