Holywell Primary and Nursery School

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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2JE Forest School Week 1

This week we enjoyed our first week of Forest School. We all got kitted up ready to enjoy the outside. Today our main focus was building dens and shelters for our miniature African animals. We had to think hard of a place for the den to be to start with so that it wasn’t...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018
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Year 2 Cricket

Over the next few weeks we are very lucky in year 2 to have a specialist cricket coach come in and teach us some cricket skills. This week we focused on catching. The children were really keen and concentrated hard on trying to watch and catch the ball.
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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Year 2 World Book Day

Thank you to all of the children from Year 2 for their amazing costumes. They looked brilliant today.
Posted On 01 Mar 2018
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Year 2 – Materials

To finish off our topic about materials the children looked at how we could reuse materials to make something new. The children were extremely creative with their ideas. They made a variety of things including: robots, rockets, animals and many other things as well. The children...
Posted On 16 Feb 2018
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2JT Forest School

We have had some great fun down at Forest School over the half term! Here are some pictures from our camp fire and adventures in the stream. 
Posted On 16 Feb 2018
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