Denton West End Primary School

Only our best is good enough

Balmoral Drive, Manchester, Lancashire, M34 2JX

0161 336 3409

Year 2

Welcome to Year 2

Meet the Year 2 staff

Mrs Minton

Miss Burton

Mrs Hart

Mrs Rathbone

Y2 Teacher Teaching Assistant KS1 Leader of Learning / Y2 Teacher Teaching Assistant

Art with Mr Doyle - Spring term

We have been looking at the work of the Jewish artist, Marc Chagall.  This links in with our RE topic of Judaism.  We will continue to produce artwork llinked to the religion over the next few weeks.

Biscuit Bear - January 2018

We designed and decorated our own Biscuit Bear characters to link in with our new English topic.

Position and Direction - November 2017

 We have been learning how to describe movement, position and direction.  We used the small world equipment to describe the position of different objects.  We then used the Bee Bots and I pads to describe movement and direction.

Children in need - 17th November 2017

The Mystery of the Missing Gingerbread - November 2017

 Year 2 have been working on a maths problem to solve the mystery of the missing gingerbread men legs.  We had to solve different maths problems and eliminate the suspects.  We had lots of fun doing this.

Remembrance Walk to Thornley Park November 2017

 Year 2 have been learning about Remembrance Day.  As part of this work, we went for a walk to Thornley Park to have a look at the war memorial.

Fruit Salads October 2017

As part of our work on healthy eating, Year 2 children made fruit salads.

Katie Morag stories October 2017

As part of our work on Katie Morag, we have adapted 'Katie Morag and the Dancing Class' into 'Katie Morag and the Swimming Lessons.'  We have created actions to help us learn the story off by heart.  You can see these in the videos below.

Dogger English Unit September 2017

Year 2 brought in their favourite soft toy to start off our work on Dogger.  We created a 'Lost poster' and wrote a description about our toy.