Year 2 – RISE visit

Year 2 – RISE visit

Recently, Year 2 enjoyed a great session with Nikita from RISE. We talked about our emotions and we discussed how each emotion may make us feel. We then chose a feeling and drew the signs our body experiences. We can’t wait to work with Nikita...
Year 2 – Living timelines

Year 2 – Living timelines

Year 2 had great fun creating a ‘living timeline’ about Mary Seacole who helped soldiers in the Crimean War. They ordered key events in chronological order and then compared the similarities and differences between the lives of Mary Seacole and Florence Nightingale....
Year 2 – A special visitor!

Year 2 – A special visitor!

This week, Year 2 had a very special visitor! Br. Khadim came to speak to our children about the Islam faith and he shared many interesting objects which he used during prayer time. This really helped to consolidate our learning about this religion. Thank you for...
Year 2 – Fieldwork

Year 2 – Fieldwork

Year 2 have been learning all about human and physical features.  We now know the difference between the two and we can ideentify these around our school.  Whilst around Dunston, we passed many human features, including: shops, offices and schools, and we also spotted...
Year 2 – Dog’s Trust Visit

Year 2 – Dog’s Trust Visit

Year 2 loved their visit from Rachel who works at Dog Trust.  We learned that dogs have feelings too and she shared the 5 rules for keeping dogs happy. We now know how to be safe around dogs in our homes and dogs that we...