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Year 2

Summer Term 2017

A Day at the Seaside

Year 2 had a visit from History off the Page. The theme of the day was the Seaside, the children had an amazing time exploring all aspects of being at the seaside across history.

P.E. at Woodside

The children have been very lucky to receive some P.E. lessons at Woodside Leisure Centre. They have enjoyed the use of their wonderful facilities while developing their own personal skills.

Spring Term 2017

A Trip to Great Missenden

Year 2 had a fantastic day exploring the village of Great Missenden. This was the home village of the great Roald Dahl. The children visited the Roald Dahl Museum and Café, explored the village itself and visited the local church where Roald Dahl is buried. What a fun day.

Science – Investigating the best material for floating a boat

The children were creating boats out of paper and card, they needed a waterproof material to line their hull. They carried out a variety of experiments to choose the best material for the job.

Maths – 3D Shape Investigation

Year 2 were looking at the world of 3D shapes. Using their knowledge of the properties of the shapes the children constructed their own shapes.

Beech 2 Sharing Assembly

The children in Beech 2 shared their fantastic learning with the rest of the school and their parents. Amazing work in Year 2.

Autumn Term 2016

Year 2 Challenge Cup – History

A selection of children from Year 2 travelled to Holywell School to take part in the latest Challenge Cup. This rounds focus was on History, the children had to work together to plan and create a newspaper report on the Great Fire of London. Well done Highwood.

Visiting the Museum of London

As part of their topic “London Now and Then” the children in Year 2 visited the Museum of London to experience their “Fire, Fire” exhibition and they also stopped off at the Monument which commemorates the Great Fire of London. What a fun filled day!