Year 2 Creative Writing ‘The Way Back Home’

Year 2 Creative Writing ‘The Way Back Home’

This week, we watched a short film clip called ‘The Way Back Home’ as a stimulus for our writing. The film is about a young boy who builds himself a rocket and goes into space. However, his rocket breaks down on a planet. He is then joined by an alien...
Revision, revision, multiplication and division!

Revision, revision, multiplication and division!

Year 2 have worked their socks off for the last two weeks to revise their knowledge of multiplication and division. We have looked at arrays, grouping, sharing and our 2-, 5- and 10-times tables. The Year 2 children have shown their understanding of bar models and...
If you could create a new sport, what would it be?

If you could create a new sport, what would it be?

During P.E week, some of our Year 2 children decided to create a new sport.  We loved all of your ideas and your creativity certainly showed during this task.  We had ideas like: underwater gymnastics, underwater badminton and underwater horse riding… There...
Marvellous Multiplication!

Marvellous Multiplication!

Year 2 have been working really hard at home with their multiplication tasks this week. We were very impressed with how well  they tackled some of the tricky problems and it was great to see that they used some concrete objects to help...
Can you solve these animal riddles?

Can you solve these animal riddles?

Our Year 2 children have been busy at home writing animal riddles for us to solve. This involved carrying out research about different animals then turning the information into clues. We were delighted to see that the children used their scientific vocabulary, using...
Addition and Subtraction in Year 2

Addition and Subtraction in Year 2

Year 2 have been working so hard over the past two weeks to revise their knowledge of addition and subtraction. They started by looking at base 10 and adding and subtracting multiples of 10. Next, they moved onto using the written methods for addition and subtraction,...