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Category Archives: Year 2

Year 2 visit The Laing Art Gallery

Year 2 visited the Laing Art Gallery on Tuesday12th September as part of our topic; All About Me.

We spent time in the Portrait Gallery looking at the different portraits and talking about the feelings of the person in the painting.

We made a portrait of Jack and The Beanstalk using different  types of 3D materials.

Safety Week In Year 2

As part of our school safety week Year 2 had a visit from the school Nurse Joanne McKenzie. Jo talked to Year 2 about how to keep our bodies safe and healthy. We took part in a number of interesting activities about looking after our bodies. It was a really exciting afternoon and we really learnt a… Continue Reading

Year 2 visit The Discovery Museum

Year 2 were invited to take part in a History workshop as part of the Exhibition of The North at the Discovery Museum. The workshop was about Stephenson’s Rocket which is currently at The Discovery Museum. We took part in lots of fun activities and we saw The Rocket. What a fantastic day! Continue Reading

Northumberland Park Visit

Early Years and Key Stage 1 had a fantastic visit to Northumberland Park yesterday. We all travelled together on two buses to Tynemouth. We started by having juice and biscuits together before we embarked on a carousel of exciting activities. We enjoyed collecting items from the environment and doing observational drawings. Everyone had great fun… Continue Reading

Design and Technology in Year 2

Year 2 have been designing and making puppets at home and at school. We planned our puppets and gathered all of the resources that we needed. We made our puppets and then we evaluated our design. We worked in small groups to write a play about our puppets and then we performed our plays in… Continue Reading

Year 2 At ‘Wor Lotty’

Year 2 made their third and final visit to ‘Wor Lotty’  We looked at the plants which we planted last time and we planted some vegetables. We made pizzas in an outdoor pizza oven. We enjoyed playing games in the woods. It was another fantastic day! Continue Reading

Year 2 at Bamburgh

Year 2 had a fantastic visit to Bamburgh on Friday 9th June. It concluded a really fascinating History topic about significant people from the past. We have studied a number of local, national and international figures. We have learnt a lot about local heroine; Grace Darling and ended the unit by visiting the Grace Darling… Continue Reading