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Week Commencing 17th January 2022

Year 2 had a wonderful trip to the church this week to look at the features of a church and understand why the church is important. We saw the different features and had time to look at bibles, the 900 year old font and the oldest part of Grays!

Week Commencing 10th January 2022

2JV have been very busy again this week.  They have been innovating ‘Red Riding Hood is Rotten story, investigating winding mechanisms, practicing subtraction and reading ‘ Harry the Poisonous Centipede’ book. They have learning more about The Great Fire of London and sequenced pictures about the vents in 1666.


Great work year 2. 

Week Commencing 3rd January 2022

Welcome back and Happy New Year!


This week 2JV have settled back into the routine of the school day.  2JV have started looking at the Fire of London for their history topic. They have looked at pictures of London from 1666 and compared to how London is now.  Next they have explored fire fighting equipment from the past and thought about the equivalent objects used today.


Great work 2JV.

Week Commencing 13th December 2021

2JV have had a fantastic week to finish the half term.  They have filmed the Nativity production, finished writing their ‘Man on the Moon’ stories, explored shape in Maths and made amazing Christmas cards.

They also had time to fit in a party and a disco.


Great work year 2.


Have a safe, happy and healthy break and see you in 2022!

Week Commencing 6th December 2021

2JV have had another busy week. They enjoyed visiting the church on Monday and have been rehearsing for their Christmas play.  In English they wrote an alternative ending for the ‘Man on the Moon’ and had fantastic ideas how the story could be changed.  This week everyone made their print stamps for art and created some amazing wrapping paper.

Well done 2JV.

Week Commencing 29th November 2021

2JV have had another great week. They have been writing about 'The Man on the Moon' story, learning about fractions in Maths and looking at how the life of a child is different in different countries. 

Fantastic work 2JV!

Week Commencing 22nd November 2021

2JV have had another great week.  They have been learning more about Brazil  looking at physical and man-made features, writing information reports about nocturnal animals in English and practising dividing  into equal groups in Maths.


In Art this week year 2 has looked at shades and tones of colours and mixed their own with fantastic results.


Well done 2JV. I am super impressed.

Week Commencing 15th November 2021

This week 2JV had an amazing enrichment day continuing to learn about Brazil.

They made flags, masks, maps and chocolate truffles. They also sampled some traditional fruit juices and crafted dough states of Christ the Redeemer.

To finish the day they danced the samba and had a class carnival.

Fantastic work 2JV.


Week Commencing 8th November 2021

2JV have had another great week.

They all enjoyed being chefs on Tuesday making meatballs and pasta and then trying their dishes.


Here is the recipe for you to try at home.

Week Commencing 1st November 2021

This week 2JV have returned from the half term break refreshed and ready for a new and busy term.

We have been learning the story of the Greedy Fox in English and looking at number and place value in Maths.

They have started finding out about Brazil in Geography, looking at important Jewish objects and creating patterns in Art.

Another great week for 2JV and excellent 100% attendance.


Keep up the fantastic work year 2!

Week Commencing 11th October

This week year 2 had a fantastic experience day recreating the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II with their ‘History off the Page’ enrichment day.  They explored the museum artefacts, created souvenirs and enjoyed a street party.

Lots of interesting facts were discovered ready for writing about the Coronation next week.
Great work!

Week Commencing 4th October 2021

Year 2 have had a great week.  They enjoyed wearing yellow for Hello Yellow day today.  We practised some yoga and completed some mindfulness colouring. Fantastic work 2JV!

Week Commencing 27th September 2021

2JV have had another fantastic week. In RE, they have been learning about David and Goliath. They sorted the story pictures into the correct sequence and then they have written the story. 

Great work year 2. 

Week Commencing 20th September 2021

2JV have had another excellent week.  They have all worked very hard and made me proud in every lesson.


Today they started to practise sewing in preparation for making puppets in DT.  It started out as being quite tricky but everyone persevered.  We will practise again next week.


Well done 2JV.  Have a lovely weekend!

Week Commencing 6th September 2021

2JV have had a fantastic start to Year 2.  They have been extremely busy in all of their lessons. They started their DT topic by exploring different types of puppets and  everyone made an amazing stick puppet. Great work Year 2!