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Thursday, 18 October 2018

Hygiene and germs

In Science this week, we have been finding out about the importance of hand washing. We watched this informative film which explains what can happen if we DON'T wash our hands. The children wanted to share it with you.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NoxdS4eXy18&safe=active



Next week's spellings


Friday, 12 October 2018

Next week's spellings




Thursday, 11 October 2018

Amazing Addition

The children have been practising recalling their addition pairs to 10 and 20. Here is a link to a great website which has a range of games which the children can play on a PC, laptop, phone or tablet to reinforce their learning in school. They are also great fun.


http://www.ictgames.com/numberFactFighter/onlineVersion/index.html 


Friday, 5 October 2018

Year 2 Weekly Maths Homework







Maths Homework


Thursday, 4 October 2018

Next week's spellings




Tuesday, 2 October 2018

Next week's reading book will be....

Have a sneaky peek at the first few pages of next week's class reading book.


What do you predict will happen?


https://usborne.com/browse-books/catalogue/product/1/9822/the-tinder-box/



Maths

This week Sparrows and Kingfishers have been working really hard in Maths and we have been learning about addition to 100. Next week we are going to find out more about subtraction and addition. Here is a game you could play, select + and -, then start with numbers up to 20. Have fun! 


https://www.topmarks.co.uk/number-facts/number-fact-families



Thursday, 27 September 2018

This wek's spellings


Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Next week's story.....

Next week, we will be starting a three week unit based around the traditional tale of Hansel and Gretel.

Here is an animated version of the story.

Happy reading.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BDvVfGIXVIc&safe=active



Phonics Games

Here is a link to a fantastic interactive phonics resource that enables children to apply and practise their phonic decoding skills, whilst having fun.We have used it in class and the feedback from the children has been extremely positive so they wanted to share it with their families.

http://www.ictgames.com/djCow/index.html


Friday, 21 September 2018

Roald Dahl Day

Today, the children in Year Two have been reading The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl.

Here is a link to an animated version of thw story

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qr6rw4FzHJA&safe=active



This week's spellings


Thursday, 13 September 2018

Thursday, 6 September 2018

Welcome Back

Welcome back. All the children have settled in so well into Year Two and we are working hard already.

Next week, we will be reading Little Red Riding Hood and re-telling it.

Here is a link to an interactive version of the story.

https://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/short-stories/little-red-riding-hood

Sunday, 2 September 2018

Term Dates

Click here for term dates:



After School Education

Thursday, 19 July 2018

Coding Challenge

Iveson Summer Coding Challenge

The UK will require 2 million more engineers over the next decade, the majority of which within the information & communication sector. Iveson will be inspiring the next generation of young computer engineers this summer. Iveson summer coding challenge.

 

YOU DO NOT NEED A COMPUTER – TAKE A CLOSER LOOK

CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS

 

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

We've found a new Maths game, try it at home and beat the clock!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/ma23capa-game-taking-measures-capacity



Summer is nearly here and so is our coding challenge! Can you code it?

http://iveson-primary.co.uk/code/



Thursday, 12 July 2018

This week's spellings


Monday, 9 July 2018

Our new high score is 26! Can you beat it?

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button



Sunday, 8 July 2018

This week's whole class reading book......

This week, Year Two will be reading and discussing Meerkat Mail by Emily Gravett. Below is a link to an animated version of the story.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_GUQt4VJ5DI




Researching Kenya

As part of our Geography and Science this term, we have been learning about Kenya. Here is a link to a really good website that has lots of information about all aspects of the country. 

There are videos to watch, games to play and facts to learn-


https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/facts-about-kenya

10 Facts about Kenya

Mount Kenya is a volcano,  the tallest mountain in Kenya. 

  1. The full name of Kenya is the Republic of Kenya

  2. The main languages of Kenya are Kiswahili and English

  3. The main religion is Christianity. 82% of people are Christian.

  4. The country was named after Mount Kenya.

  5. The money used in Kenya is called the Kenya shillings.

  6. There are numerous national parks in Kenya.

  7. Lake Turkana National Park and Mount Kenya national park are world heritage sites.

  8. Kenya is the 49th largest country in the world.

  9. The internet country code for Kenya is .ke

  10. The last time a volcano erupted in Kenya was 1922.




Any learning that takes place at home is welcome to be shared with the class.

Friday, 6 July 2018

Reading

We have new library books this week, we're really enjoying some longer and more exciting books.

Ask us what they're about!

Tuesday, 3 July 2018

Next week we start reading a new book.

Have a sneak peak here

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EZRsmqjpELc&safe=active



Our top scorer got 21 on his 3 times table today! Can you beat it?

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button



Tuesday, 26 June 2018

We're very interested in the man swimming across the ocean!

Keep up with where he is here!

http://thelongestswim.com/live-tracker/



Sunday, 24 June 2018

Try out this maths game to work on your operations!

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/blast-off



Friday, 22 June 2018

Fun with Phonics

Here is a link to an interactive game we use in class to practise applying our phonics skills. It is especially good for those tricky split digraphs - long vowels.


http://www.ictgames.com/djCow/index.html



Thursday, 21 June 2018

Our topic this term is Kenya

This film clip shows some of the geographical features of Kenya and is a great introduction to the country.

There are other clips on this brilliant website so you can use it to research and find out more at home.


https://www.bbc.com/education/clips/zrsgkqt



Spellings of the week


We enjoyed hear the stories written by Year 6

Some of us showed them our story writing as well.


Friday, 15 June 2018

Happy Eid Everybody!

We hope you enjoy celebrating with your families and friends!


Thursday, 14 June 2018

We have been learning about the dangers of smoking

Look at one of posters we made

Have a look at another version of the story we have been reading this week

https://youtu.be/fTfhCpCnGX4




This week's spellings


Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Our Trip

We saw some amazing animals at Yorkshire Wildlife Park today!

Thursday, 7 June 2018

This week's spellings


Wednesday, 6 June 2018

How good are you with fractions?

Try out this game on purple mash!


https://www.purplemash.com/#app/games/mg2/pizza



We're reading The Enormous Turnip at the moment, why not take a look at another version!

http://www.communication4all.co.uk/Traditional%20Tales/The%20Enormous%20Turnip%20Story%20Book.pps



Sunday, 3 June 2018

Get to know our website

Following recent parent feedback, we have published a new series of videos on our YouTube channel that will help parents to find the information they need on our school website. Follow this link to the playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLF_oI4RHM77OCen7XaDkEElWcZPhDioac More videos to be posted soon.

Saturday, 2 June 2018

We open on Tuesday 5th

School opens on Tuesday 5th June. We hope that you are having a restful break. All of our term dates are on our website. 

Saturday, 26 May 2018

New book?

If you are looking for a new book, check out this great online tool:

Need a new book?

If you are looking for a new book, check out this great online tool:

Friday, 25 May 2018

Holiday homework

Can you try making your own den at home?


Take a picture or draw it to show the rest of the class!

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Try this at home

Practise your time telling with this fun games!

Monday, 21 May 2018

Outdoor Learning Week is here

Year Two had a fantastic start to the week by making dens with Chris, an expert den builder.

Take a look at the results of our team work.



Saturday, 19 May 2018

Outdoor Learning Week

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

How much do you know about plants?

http://flash.topmarks.co.uk/2264



Friday, 4 May 2018

Try the hit the button game with your times tables!

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button



Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Ideas to support learning at home

This website form the BBC is full of informative, fun and helpful activities to support your child's learning at home. It has activities that link to the National Curriculum which reinforce concepts taught in school. We use it in school as well so the children should be able to navigate the pages easily. Have a look.

https://www.bbc.com/education/levels/z3g4d2p



Thursday, 26 April 2018

Coming soon.....

Next week we begin a two week English unit on 'Instructions'

Who wants to make an origami cat?


Puppets

Here are some of the amazing puppets the children have sewn themselves.

We have been evaluating our finished projects.