Year 2 Iveson Blog


Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Try this at home

Practise your time telling with this fun games!

Monday, 21 May 2018

Outdoor Learning Week is here

Year Two had a fantastic start to the week by making dens with Chris, an expert den builder.

Take a look at the results of our team work.

Saturday, 19 May 2018

Outdoor Learning Week

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

How much do you know about plants?

Friday, 4 May 2018

Try the hit the button game with your times tables!

Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Ideas to support learning at home

This website form the BBC is full of informative, fun and helpful activities to support your child's learning at home. It has activities that link to the National Curriculum which reinforce concepts taught in school. We use it in school as well so the children should be able to navigate the pages easily. Have a look.

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Coming soon.....

Next week we begin a two week English unit on 'Instructions'

Who wants to make an origami cat?


Here are some of the amazing puppets the children have sewn themselves.

We have been evaluating our finished projects.

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Our topic this term is plants!

Take a look at the different parts of a plant

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Design Technology - sewing puppets

In Year Two, we have enjoyed learning how to sew. We are applying our new skill to making glove puppets out of felt.

This links with our learning in history which is how toys have chnaged within living memory.

It is teaching us how to be resilient.

Just wait until they are finished!

Friday, 23 March 2018

Sports Relief

Year Two had a fantastic exercise session with the body coach Joe Wicks today. Here is the link to have a go at home.

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Look at our descriptive writing

We have been creating our own characters for a story with a 'twist'. Meet The Elephant Who Came to Tea!

Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Year Two have been enjoying the snow.

We were inspired by the snow to write a poem together, and then we built a snowman at playtime!

Thursday, 22 February 2018

Toys at Abbey House Museum

Today is the day!

Today we are setting off to investigate toys of the past at Abbey House Museum.

We're very excited!!

Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Monday, 19 February 2018

Habitats Holiday Homework

Welcome back.

We have had some stunning 3D animal habitats brought into school today.

Have a look -

Thursday, 8 February 2018

RNLI Water Safety Assembly

We had a fantastic assembly today from two members of the RNLI.

The children learned about how to stay safe in water and which flags to look for when they visit the beach.

Here's Qadir dressing up as a lifeguard

Monday, 5 February 2018

We wrote some fantastic stories based on Geoerge and the Dragon.

We shared them with Robins class

Friday, 2 February 2018

Art in Year Two


We have enjoyed creating mono-prints this week. We have been inspired by the story 'George and the Dragon' and used fiery colours!





Art in Year Two

We have enjoyed creating mono-prints this week. We have been inspired by the story 'George and the Dragon' and used fiery colours!






Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Monday, 22 January 2018

Measure Game

Try our measuring game from our maths lesson today!

Thursday, 18 January 2018

This week's spellings

Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Try our Purple Mash spelling ctivities!

Friday, 12 January 2018

Book of the week

Next week's book is a folk tale set in India called The Wizard Punchkin,204,203,200_.jpg

Thursday, 4 January 2018

Try out some shape games at home!

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Christmas cards

Here is a sneaky peak of the handmade Christmas cards that we will be selling tomorrow at the Christmas Fair.

Come and get yours tomorrow at our fantastic community event!

Winter Fair

Come and see the fantstic Winter crafts the children have made for our Year Two stall. See you tomorrow at 3.20pm

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Science Day

Year Two had a fantastic workshop with Jackson! where we used drama to show our understanding of the requirements that are essential for the survival of humans and animals. We created 'Freeze Frames' to demonstrate our learning.

Look at the fantastic photos.

Sunday, 26 November 2017

Our new book!

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

We love to read!

We are developing a love of reading in Year Two.

The children enjoy reading the books they choose from the mobile Library Van which visits every fortnight

Monday, 13 November 2017

Book of the week

This weeks book is called The Magic Bed by John Burningham

Monday, 16 October 2017

Rainbow Factory Trip

We are looking forward to our trip to the Rainbow Factory on Wednesday!

Sunday, 8 October 2017

Do you code? Not yet?

We encourage all Iveson pupils and families to learn to enjoy coding. It could be more simple than you imagine. Check out the following link to an amazing resource developed by some of the world’s leading tech innovators.





Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Welcome back

Welcome back everyone. What a fantastic start we have had to the new year.

Thursday, 17 August 2017

September 2017

Check out the term dates for the new school year:



Monday, 10 July 2017

Harlow Carr Gardens

Harlow Carr Gardens

Harlow Carr Gardens

Saturday, 1 July 2017

Funky Hair Friday!!

Kenyan Sunset Paintings