2R

 
 
Welcome to Class 2R.
 
Your Class teacher is Miss Rush and your teaching assistant is Miss Walters.
 
 
Important information
  • P.E. day is Thursday and dance is Friday children need full kits in for these lessons.
  • Homework is given out on a Monday and is due in on a Friday
  • Children will be tested on their spellings every Friday
  • Please try to read every night with your child
Image result for corinthians quote let all you do be done with love
Topics
English-stories by significant authors
Geography-seaside
History-Kitty Wilkinson
Science-habitats
DT-Perfect pizzas
P.E.-athletics
 
Image result for pied piperThe children enjoyed watching a production of the Pied Piper in school today .
Safe shelters
 
Class 2R had lots of fun building their own safe shelters during arts week. We have been working hard to make our school a safe and welcoming place for others.
Arts Week
During arts week Class 2R had a special visit from George. George taught us a number of SPAG songs to help us prepare for our SATs. We had lots of fun learning the songs and the actions.
Topics
English-SPAG and Traditional Tales
Maths-Addition & Subtraction
Geography-Africa
Art-Tinga, Tinga paintings
History-Florence Nightingale and Edith Cavell
P.E-throwing & catching
 
Years 1 and 2 act out the Crucifixion and Resurrection for their Easter assembly.  
Children enjoyed a visit to Sefton Park where the park ranger told us all about the plants and wildlife that live in there.
Class 2R perform Siyahamba during their music lesson.
Colomendy 2017
We have arrived, let the fun begin! 
Wow what an amazing time we had at Colomendy. Some of us wanted to stay longer!
Runako pretending to be superman on the 3G swing!
3G swing, how high can you go!
Year 2 having a great time singing, dancing and solving riddles around the campfire. 
 
 
Class 2R had lots of fun dressing up as their favourite character. How many characters can you spot?
Class 2R found a special gift waiting for them in class this morning. Take a look to see what it was.
Chester Zoo
Wow what an amazing time we had at the zoo. We saw lots of animals including baby elephants and giraffes. Some of us even ventured into the bat cave.
Breaking News!
Today the children learnt of a very worrying discovery that money and a laptop have gone missing from the school. The following suspects have been named and cautioned. Please approach with care.
Class 2R became forensic scientists for the day to help find the culprit. They tested blood samples, took finger prints and investigated footprints found at the scene.
The children go on the hunt for more clues and find the culprit.
2R scientists investigated which solution is best to make an egg float.
2R scientists investigated how we can make water travel without touching it.
Today we had a special visit from one of the chicks that hatched in Reception. The chick's name was "Six". Miss McNally told us all about the chicks and we had lots of questions for her too.
Internet Safety day
Class 2R make internet safety posters to spread the key messages to others.
Class 2R used their computing skills to make collages about themselves to show what information is safe to put on the internet. Can you guess who the collages belong too?
Class 2R enjoyed a cookery class making Chinese stir fry to start off their Chinese Golden Culture week. Charlie described the stir fry as "yummy".
We had a special visit from a dragon this week to help us learn a Chinese dragon dance that is used at celebrations. We even learned some facts about the Chinese dragon.
Class 2R had lots of fun taking part in the chopstick challenge. We found it very challenging but some of us managed to succeed.
Traditional Tales
 
Class 2 enjoyed watching a Traditional Tales production. They even did some ginger aerobics! After the show the children took part in a workshop with the actors.
Class 2R scientists explored a rang of objects and materials around the class.
Class 2R have been identifying different types of words during their SPAG weeks.
Wheels and axles
 
Class 2R researched, designed and made their own sleigh for Santa. Take a look at some of our finished products. We are very proud of them!
Class 2R had lots of festive fun during their Messy Morning. We made stockings, Christmas plates, party mats, cards, decorated biscuits and wrote letters To Father Christmas!
Year 2 had a fantastic time making cheese and onion pasties. We can't wait to taste them!
Class 2R take part in a workshop for anti-bullying week.
There was lots of fun, dancing and magic at the KS1 disco!
Signs and Symbols
Over the next few weeks the children will be learning about signs and symbols for their come and see topic. This will include learning about the Sacrament of Baptism. To help the children to learn about the signs and symbols used in the Sacrament of Baptism they paid a visit to church to speak to Father Conor.
 
Class 2R practised their golf skills during sports week.
 
   Cake time!  
Class 2R raise money for MacMillan.       
Class 2R found out all about St. Matthew's Church as part of the heritage day. The children had lots of fun carrying out the quiz and they even found all the angels. Can you find out how many angels there are in the church?
 
Science Week
This week the children have been learning all about animals and their offspring. The children practised their science skills by classifying animals into their animal groups based on their characteristics.
Lion group used instruments to enhance a Psalm about new beginnings during their R.E. lesson.
 
Class 2R enjoyed watching the production of Charlotte's Web in school today.
Other Faiths Week
This week we have been learning all about Judaism. We even had a special visit from Jeremy who taught us all about Shabbat. 
This week we have been learning about instructions in our Literacy lessons. We started by making our own jam sandwiches and then we used imperative verbs to write our own set of instructions.
Class 2R enjoyed a visit  from Robot Nao. He demonstrated his dance moves and showed us how he can score a goal. This  week we will be learning more about robots and programming.