Year 2

Welcome to Year 2. Your class teachers are Mrs Hancock and Mrs Oldham.

We cover many exciting topics throughout the year, with our theme currently being ‘Fire! Fire!’ We will start our topic finding out about The Great Fire of London.

SPORTS DAY 2017 – PENTATHLON CHALLENGE

Our competitive Sports Day went ahead on Wednesday. A huge thanks to all the parents and helpers; we had a fantastic response this year which really helped the event to run smoothly.  Special thanks to our students, from Marple College, and to Mr & Mrs Allen for organising the help. Our, Olympic inspired, Pentathlon Challenge is now in its fifth year and it continues
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Spring Homework

Please find below homework for Spring Term 1.   Spelling homework grid 1 Multiplication wheel x10 Multiplication wheel 5 Multiplication Wheel 2


Blackpool Zoo


The Queen’s Birthday/ St. George’s Day

To celebrate these two special days, the Reception children and Year 1 and 2 enjoyed a truly British snack of scones, jam and cream in the afternoon sun. We also made our own English flags and in assembly, we sang God Save the Queen and Rule Britannia. We also learned the story of St. George.  


Travelling by Tuba

High Lane Primary School children enjoyed a real treat on Wednesday afternoon when we were visited by Travelling by Tuba. The duo performed a fantastic ‘Best of British’ concert for the children and it was a roaring success. The concert was informative, educational, interactive and extremely enjoyable! Thank you so much to everybody who contributed to this exciting event. Without your support, we would
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Sport Relief Relay Challenge

The classes were pitted against each other in our Sport Relief Relay Challenge.  The object was to transport 5 relay batons the longest distance within a set time.  Here are the final results of the head to head battles;- Reception: 6440m Year 1: 11,165m Vs Year 2:14,993m Year 3: 19,140m Vs Year 4: 31,262m Year 5: 23,606m Vs Year 6: 25,839m Congratulations to the
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Spring Term Curriculum Map

Year 2 Spring Fantastic Fire Fighters


Britain’s Tim Peake Begins his spacewalk!

Today we all met in the hall to watch Major Peake step into space as part of a six-and-a-half-hour mission to repair a broken power unit on the International Space Station. We all sat in amazement as we watch him check his space suit and the equipment on the outside of the Space Station.  We even got a glimpse of the Earth! http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/live/science-environment-35303186  


Welcome Back

Happy New Year.  I hope your Christmas and New Year was happy and full of fun and laughter. Our first topic will be ‘Fire! Fire! Fantastic Fire Fighters.’


Fractions

What fractions can you spot? We played a fraction game on the playground to help us learn 1/4, 1/2, 2/4, 3/4 and 1/3.