Year 2 Writing in Geography

Today, Year 2 were exploring the British Isles in more depth. They were challenged to use special map white boards to recall key learning from the previous lesson and built on this by learning about details of each specific country. The children were reading and discussing information and representing key facts in their learning books. Year 2 continue to master their cursive handwriting in all lessons.

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Year 2 – Who am I as a learner?

Today, Year 2 have been taking time to reflect on themselves as learners. We discussed how each and every learner is different and the importance of being honest with yourself. We explored different learning statements through whole class discussion and peer sharing opportunities. The children have now started to identify their strengths using their own target boards. We will return to these many times over the next two weeks as part of our ongoing learning reflections.

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Art Day Year 2

Year 2 have been busy learning skills linked to drawing, weaving and painting!

We have learnt to look for shapes hidden in objects to help us draw with accuracy and have learnt how to create patterns using folding, cutting and weaving techniques. We have also explored ways to create continuous lines with paint by loading our paint brushes correctly. There has been a real celebration of creativity!

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