Year 2 have been focusing on Holy Week and the events leading up to Good Friday. We have been working in groups to act out an event from Maundy Thursday where Jesus washed his desciples feet. They thought Jesus should not do this because he was not a servant but we have been discussing how Read more about Maundy Thursday re-enactment…[…]
Year 2 had a fantastic trip to Cardinal Hume yesterday afternoon where they took part in sporting activities. They worked in teams with children from other schools and had a brilliant time.
We weren’t going to let the bad weather spoil our World Book Day at St Anne’s! Check out the pictures below to see how much fun we had! In year 3/4 it was Matilda themed. We know how much Matilda loves books so we made our own bookmarks! It was lots of fun!
In Year 2 this week we have been doing circuit challenges to improve our core strength. We have been doing tasks like hoopla hooping, sit ups, shuttle runs, mountain climbers and more. Here are just a few action shots from this afternoon’s session.
In Year 2 we have been reading the story of Beegu who is an alien that has crash landed on Earth. We have been working to think of positive and negative points for either staying on Earth or going home. We have been practising by having a class debate and using persuasive openers.
We were very lucky today to have a judo taster session and the children really enjoyed it! They were taught by a local judo teacher who has clubs on around the area. Children have brought home a leaflet tonight with all of the details about his clubs. Ask them all about their experience today.
Year 2 had an amazing time on their trip to Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens. We got to see a range of different animals from bush dogs to wallabies. We also got to handle guinea pigs and rabbits and also feed the wallabies inside their pen. There was a particularly greedy wallaby who stole some of Read more about Kirkley Hall![…]
To prepare for our trip to Kirkley Hall on Monday, the children have been looking at sorting animals based on what they eat. We have learned about carnivores, herbivores and omnivores, ask us what they mean.
In Year 2 we have been working in our house teams to plan collective worship. We planned how we wanted people to gather in our worship and the items for our focal point. Children were very brave in delivering their worship to others. Well done to all groups.
10 children from Year 2 visited Gateshead Leisure Centre yesterday afternoon to represent St Anne’s in the KS1 athletics festival. They did a range if different activities throughout the afternoon working brilliantly in their teams. Well done to the children who attended you were fantastic! Certificates will arrive at school soon to be given to Read more about Athletics Festival![…]
In Year 2 we worked extremely hard to create our own old fashioned treasure map. We then wrote instructions on how to make these. Ask us how we managed to make them look so old.
In Year 2 we have started to read The BFG in English. We are really enjoying it so far. Yesterday we were reading all about the witching hour and what happens in this special time at night. Ask us about it! Some of us have worked on this brilliant display picture of the big friendly Read more about The BFG…[…]