Year 2

Fire!

 Some images of our week. We had an amazing day of learning with the Great Fire of London day presented by History off the Page and ably assisted by our wonderful team of parent and staff helpers. Friday ended with a visit from firefighters from Hertford Fire Station who helped […]

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Great balls of fire!

We’ve had a super start to Autumn 2. The situation is going to get even hotter as we anticipate our in house event, The Great Fire of London day and a visit by some officers from the Hertford fire station on Friday the 10th, subject to  no call outs at […]

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The role of the kazoo in harvest rites

People of Year 2, What an extraordinary sound from the children this morning. I think we need to branch out and try our hand at gigs around the county. I gave in to the request of kazoos as prizes and will do what I can to engineer every child earning […]

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The week that was in year 2

Hello people of Year 2, As we enter this week I would like to remind you that the agility festival is happening tomorrow and that all children must have their kit! I think it would be most awkward to be lunging, jumping, prancing and generally sticking out like a sore […]

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Character motivation in Cinderella

People of year 2 , The weeks are flying by and it seems as if we are all on fast forward once more. This last week has seen the children working on various aspects of the curriculum and meeting each challenge with their usual panache and a certain amount of […]

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The philosophy of lost property

People of Year 2, Another week full of hard work and lost water bottles. In the time I have been teaching I have developed my understanding of pedagogical craft and the workings of a child’s mind. There is however, one thing I shall never grasp, and believe it to be […]

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Da Vinci is in the house!

Greetings to all followers of the Year 2 blog. I hope by now we have all met at doors, windows, on the grounds and in passing. Equally, I hope you feel, as I do, that we have begun the year with a positive learning vibe. A new year always brings […]

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