Category Archives: Class 2


First week back…


The children have settled back into school brilliantly this week. This year is set to be full of lots of fun and exciting learning experiences.

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What have we been doing this week? 18/01.16 – 22.01.16


This week in Literacy we have been learning how to follow and write instructions with Mrs Leverton. We made toast and cakes and in Forest School we followed this up by following instructions to make bread.   This week with Mrs Smith we have been learning about traditional tales from other cultures. We will be […]

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Summer Term


Summer Term Victorian Maths Day Friday 12th June was our Victorian Maths Day, themed around our schools 170th anniversary. Across school everyone dressed up as a Victorian and took part in maths themed activities. In Chestnut Class we: – played skipping games that involved counting, – investigated which was our favourite Victorian pudding, – used […]

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8th – 12th June


8th – 12th June Sorry for the delay in updating you on our return to school, we have busy bees this past week or so. The Year 2 children had their statutory SATs week on the first week back – they all worked extreamly hard and I am very proud of them all! We were […]

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18th – 22nd May


18th – 22nd May The final week of term is now upon us and what a busy term we have had! This week has been Aspirations Week in school. We have been lucky enough to meet and talk to lots of people from the local community about their jobs. We were joined by: – Handsons […]

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11th – 15th May


11th – 15th May Today (Friday) we were due a visit from Florence Nightngale, unfortunatley she was ill so wasn’t able to make it today. We were disappointed but had a treat afternoon instead. Miss Gray is re-arranging the visit so fingers crossed we will get a visit soon. BREAKING NEWS!!! THE CHRYSILIDES HAVE EMERGED […]

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4th – 8th May


4th – 8th May During Forest School the Year 2s have been thinking about their science learning and creating habitats for the minibeasts that they have found in previous weeks.

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6th May


6th May – The caterpillars have now been moved to their new home of the butterfly garden. We now have to wait 7-14 days for the chrysalides to emerage as butteflies.

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20th – 24th April


20th – 24th April We were very proud of a member of Chestnut Class in Celebration Assembly this week… Rebecca played the piano for us all and she was BRILLIANT! Very proud of you Rebecca. Maths this week…   Caterpillar update…

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14th – 17th April


14th – 17th April What a brilliant first week back at school in Chestnut Class! We received a delivery of 5 tiny caterpillars on Wednesday. We are going to watch the butterfly life cycle of this half term and we were very excited by the delivery. We weren’t expecting the caterpillars to be so tiny […]

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