Holywell Primary and Nursery School

Year 2 Bubble Art

Year 2 spent the day experimenting with bubble and seeing what they really looked like. We blew bubbles outside, took pictures of bubbles, used bubble paint and even had a go at drawing some bubbles. We had lots of fun!  
Posted On 22 Jun 2018
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Year 2 Seaside Project Homework

In Year 2 over the last two weeks we set a topic homework based on the seaside. The homework was to complete a piece of work on the seaside. The work could be anything the children wanted to be about as long as it was related to the seaside. The projects the children have...
Posted On 12 Jun 2018
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Year 2 zoo animals paintings

This afternoon we decided to work in groups to create large scale paintings of the animals that we had seen at the zoo. We had to work as a team to discuss who would paint which animals, and how they would complete the painting altogether. The results are fantastic!
Posted On 07 Jun 2018
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Year 2 Dudley Zoo 2JT

The children had a fantastic day at Dudley Zoo on Tuesday. We saw lots of exciting animals and had the chance to get really close to some of them. We all had great fun!  
Posted On 07 Jun 2018
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Year 2 Dudley Zoo Trip

What a wonderful day we have had. We went to Dudley Zoo to find out about animals from Africa. We were lucky enough to have a talk with one of the keepers all about African creatures. She showed us some animal bones and animal skins, she even got out some animals for us to touch....
Posted On 05 Jun 2018
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Year 2 WANTED: The Perfect Pet

Year 2 have been reading WANTED: The Perfect Pet by Fiona Roberton in English and Guided Reading. We reached the part of the story where a duck has seen an wanted advert in the newspaper for the perfect pet (also know as a dog). However the duck is not a dog, and wants to become...
Posted On 24 May 2018
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Year 2 Royal Wedding Art

Year 2 spent the morning creating collages based on wedding themes. They cut up different coloured squares of paper and placed them carefully to create some stunning pieces of art.
Posted On 24 May 2018
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Year 2 The Parable of the Lost Sheep

We learnt that parables are heavenly stories with earthly meanings. The Lost Sheep showed us that God loves everybody, and doesn’t want anyone to lose their way. The shepherd celebrated when he found the lost sheep, just like God celebrates when someone chooses to believe...
Posted On 15 May 2018
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Year 2 Planting Experiment

After learning about seeds and bulbs, we talked about germination. The children had to decide what type of conditions seeds need to grow. Four conditions were given to four seeds, and the children made predictions about what would happen to each seed. As a class, we planted the...
Posted On 15 May 2018
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Glamba Yr 2

We enjoyed a great visit from Nick from Glamba. He came into school and taught us about African drumming and a simple rhythm that we could follow and copy. We all had a lot of fun using the different drums. Video 1 children drumming Video 2 children drumming
Posted On 24 Apr 2018
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