Balmoral Drive, Manchester, Lancashire, M34 2JX

0161 336 3409

Denton West End Primary School

Only our best is good enough


Year 2

Welcome to Year 2

Meet the Year 2 staff

Mrs Minton

Mrs Warran Mrs Haughton

Mrs Hart

Mrs Norbury Mrs Murphy

Y2 Teacher

KS1 Leader of Learning

Teaching Assistant Teaching Assistant

Y2 Teacher

Assistant Head

Teaching Assistant Teaching Assistant


Year 2 Assembly - July 2022

Year 2 did an amazing job at their assembly.  They made us very proud!

Staircase House - July 2022

 Year 2 had a fantastic time at Staircase House in Stockport learning all about the Great Fire of London.

2M Photographs

2H Photographs

Science Experiment - July 2022

 Year 2 have enjoyed investigating which material is the most waterproof.

The Exhibition June 2022

 The children have worked very hard on our RE topic on Sacred Places.  Please see the photo of our exhibit for the school exhibition and open week.

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee

We all had a great day celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.  We enjoyed making commemorative plates, singing the National Anthem, dancing and having a picnic!

One Adventure - May 2022

Year 2 enjoyed their archery and night line activity with One Adventure.


Disgusting Party Day

We have had lots of fun at our disgusting party.  This has linked to our English topic on 'The Disgusting Sandwich'.

Woodland Animal Day


Year 2 have had a brilliant day today.  We had a special visit from the Gruffalo in the morning and the Story Maker in the afternoon.  We have done lots of different drama activities.

Performing  Poems - February 2022

 This week we have been looking at the poem 'At the Zoo' by A.A Milne.  Today, the children performed the poem with actions in groups.  

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Sean Perkins Author Visit - January 2022

 Year 2 were lucky to have a visit from the author, Sean Perkins.  He introduced us to two of the characters in his book, read us one of his books and even sang us a song!  We all enjoyed it a lot.

Designing and Making Biscuits - January 2022

 We have been designing and making biscuits with a healthy element.  The groups all added some fruit to the recipe to make them healthier.  We have had a lot of fun!

Mastering Number - December 2021

Year 2 have been working on their number skills using the NCETM Mastering Number programme.  We have been very patient waiting for our Rekenreks to arrive to support us with this.  They finally arrived today!  The children enjoyed the session, using their Rekenreks to understand the number bonds to 8.

Thornley Park - 12th November 2021

We enjoyed a walk to Thornley Park to end our work on Remembrance Day.  It was a little bit rainy but we still had fun!

Maths Week - November 2021

Year 2 have had an enjoyable week.  We have had a visit from Explore Learning and done lots of fun activities.  We did a Maths quiz, shape picture, Maths mystery and many more creative activities.  We hope you enjoy looking at our pictures.

Jamaica - November 2021

We had a great visit from Auntie Fran to help us learn more about Jamaica.

Back To School

We have had a brilliant start to the year.  The children have settled into Year 2 amazingly.  Here is their first piece of work from Year 2.