Holywell Primary and Nursery School

Year 2 Junk Modelling

After experimenting and learning about different materials in Science, we brought in lots of different materials from home. With these different materials, we created different models and creations. They all look brilliant!

Year 2 Make a Cup and Ball Game!

We spent one of our topic lessons learning about the types of toys children played with during Victorian times. We learnt that rich children played with toys made out of wood and china, and that children from poorer families played with homemade toys. We spent the lesson sorting...

2RG Victorian School Day

We had a brilliant day experiencing what life was like for children during Victorian times. We spent the morning looking at various different Victorian artefacts and making our own Victorian scrapbooks. Our classroom was turned into a Victorian classroom and we got to experience...

2JT Victorian School Day

We had a brilliant day experiencing what life was like for children during Victorian times. We spent the morning looking at various different Victorian artefacts and making our own Victorian scrapbooks. Our classroom was turned into a Victorian classroom and we got to experience...

Year 2 Visit Morrisons 2JT

Over the last term our topic lessons have been focussed around Rubery, and as we have progressed into our topic we have begun to look at jobs in the local community. We were extremely grateful to receive an experience day at Morrisons, where we got to experience what it would be...

Year 2 Make Fairy Dust

As part of our English lessons, we have been focussing on instructions, and how to make fairy dust. We have learnt about the different features such as a title, introduction and ingredients. When it came to writing the method, we couldn’t resist making the fairy dust before...

The Guinea Pigs Visit Year 2

In Science we have been learning about the basic needs of humans and animals. The children explained that all living things need water, food and shelter. We also discussed that when we have pets, we have to take responsibility and look after their basic needs. The children were...

Year 2 Jobs Fair

On Monday afternoon, the school hall was turned into a jobs fair for our WOW event. Our Topic is ‘Our Town’, so professionals from Rubery attended the jobs fair to show the children how their jobs impact the local community. The children were extremely excited and...

An Alien Visits Rubery in Year 2!

On Friday 14th after school, our teachers witnessed an alien spaceship appear on the school playground! They ran outside as fast as they could and filmed the whole thing! Suddenly, a letter floated down from the shuttle (which the teachers caught). It was a letter from Astrix the...