Welcome to Year 2!
Miss Sergison and Miss Jackson are our Year 2 teachers and they are supported by Mrs Walton and Mrs Wheatley. Miss Jackson teaches Year 2 Elder and Miss Sergison teaches Year 2 Poplar.
Information about what Year 2 will be learning can be found in our ‘Curriculum’ section and under the Topic link above..
We’ve loved working together to make Tudor houses!read more
Year 2 visited Sunderland Glass Centre as part of our science topic 'materials'. We conducted some experiments to find out whether materials were soluble or not. We also completed some great glass art work and enjoyed watching a glass blowing...read more
T This week Year 2 have been starting to learn about the Great Fire of London. The children have been using their problem solving and team work skills to correctly order the events of the fire on a timeline. As you can see we had great...read more
In the week leading up to Remembrance, our whole school participated in a remembrance project – where pupils decorated Winlaton community with pebbles (carefully designed and decorated by the children themselves, with the names of soldiers from World War 1 and 2) for residents to find!read more
This week, Mrs Nugent and Miss Grayson held an very informative whole school assembly to celebrate ‘Harvest’ time. They talked to us about the meaning of Harvest at this special time of year and encouraged us all to think about others who are less fortunate than ourselves – to give thanks for all the things we have…read more
It was a pleasure to take 30 children for a 100% attendance trip on Wednesday (bowling and a McFlurry) – to celebrate getting into school every day last year! No mean feat!read more
Our Key Stage 1 children enjoyed a fun-filled, spooky afternoon today at their Halloween disco…read more
This week, as part of our literacy lessons (and to help us with our instructional writing), Year 2 went outside to plant some ‘supertato’ potatoes! We had great fun generating verbs and adverbs to use in our instructions which we will be writing later this week…read more
It’s amazing what children can do with a piece of string and some sticks! This week, Miss Greaves, Miss Sowerby and Mrs Bullock were astounded by the creativity and perseverance the children showed when given resources to make a sculpture…read more
This week, Year 2 took an amazing trip back in time – visiting the Sunderland Winter Museum and Gardens. Pupils took part in a ‘planting’ workshop, where they explored different types of seeds, learnt all about the different parts of a plant, talked about what plants need to grow and had great fun planting their own ‘pea-pod pea’ – don’t worry we are sure these won’t grow into an ‘Evil Pea’ like the one we have been reading about in our literacy lessons!read more
Another day of friendship and teamwork at forest school club! We took turns to guide our blindfolded friends through the forest building – developing trust, communication and teamwork.read more