Year 2

Year 2 - Curriculum Leaflet

September 8th, 2016 |  L Clark

  For details of this term's exciting lessons and activities please click on link below. Year 2 - Curriculum Leaflet - Go Wild Past Curriculum Leaflets: Year 2 - Curriculum Leaflet - Wheels Wings and...

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Year 2 - Yearly Curriculum Overview

September 8th, 2016 |  L Clark

  Please click on link below to see the classes Curriculum Overview: Year 2 - Curriculum Plan 2016 - 2017      ...

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Climbing to success!

July 18th, 2017 |  L Clark

  All our children at Ivy Road Primary School are very excited this week. We have had 2 traversing walls installed - one with a jungle theme and one with the river Tyne with bridges and landmarks. The children he...

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Marvellous Maths Morning

May 26th, 2017 |  L Clark

We had a great turn out on a gloriously sunny day for our Marvellous Maths Morning on Thursday! Lots of parents and carers joined the children from all classes to take part in the many maths challenges and activities se...

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Reading in Year 2

March 7th, 2017 |  L Clark

Year 2 enjoyed an afternoon in the Learning Zone reading some of their favourite books for pleasure. They can choose to read on the Story Chair, confy cushions or even in a tent!...

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Terrific Talk 4 Writing Morning

February 27th, 2017 |  L Clark

Talk 4 Writing was developed by Pie Corbett to allow children to speak the language of non-fiction writing before writing it down. Ivy Road children from Nursery to Year 6 use this method to improve their writing. We  h...

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Making music with Glockenspiels

February 13th, 2017 |  L Clark

  Year 2 enjoyed an afternoon practising the glockenspiel. They had great fun learning the different notes and joining in together....

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Story Time in Year 2

January 24th, 2017 |  L Clark

  Story time took place in the Learning Zone for Year 2. The children enjoyed reading their books sat on the Story Chair and inside the tents and dens!...

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Crafty Christmas!

December 16th, 2016 |  L Clark

Thursday morning was full of sparkle, glitter, fake snow, icing sugar, marshmallows, biscuits and fun!!! Many parents and carers came to join in the festive fun at school enjoying making things with the children. Fe...

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Hosanna Rocks for Years 1 and 2

December 13th, 2016 |  L Clark

Parents and carers were treated to a fabulous Christmas show form Year 1 and Year 2. All the children were amazing! They remembered all their lines and danced as well as sang to all the upbeat songs. Well done everyone w...

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Anti-Bullying Week

November 15th, 2016 |  L Clark

It is Anti-Bullying this week 14 November - 18 November. There are many things going on in school, including assemblies to teach the children about being a good friend. The School Council have published an information...

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Fabulous Phonics & Super Spelling Morning

October 20th, 2016 |  L Clark

Many parents and carers joined in with the fun in school on our Fabulous Phonics & Super Spelling Morning. They spent time in the classrooms seeing how the children learn in a fun way. There were many po...

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Animal Antics at Kirkley Hall

July 8th, 2016 |  L Clark

Year 2 had a wonderful day out at Kirkley Hall zoo. They enjoyed talks about a variety of animals and even got to hold a stroke some less wild ones! All the children had a woodland walk which was very dark! They asked l...

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Sports Activity Days

June 23rd, 2016 |  L Clark

Both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 enjoyed their Sports Activity days. Lots of parents and carers came to watch and some even joined in! There was great team work from the Red, Blue and Yellow Teams of the s...

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Reading Festival - Year 2

June 11th, 2016 |  L Clark

Year 2 visited the Langdale centre on 10 June to take part in a Reading festival. As you can see from the pictures they were kept very busy and had a great time. They took part in workshops and enjoyed watching a play....

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Goodbye and Good Luck Mr Moloney!

March 23rd, 2016 |  L Clark

  Today we said goodbye Mr Moloney, Deputy Head Teacher and Year 6 Teacher. The whole school had a lovely assembly and each class had made a fantastic card for him. There was a bit of a theme for each of his car...

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Christmas Craft Morning

December 16th, 2015 |  L Clark

Lots of parents and carers came into school today to join in the Christmas Craft session. There was lots of glueing and sticking including making snowmen and decorating Christmas baubles. Children also made delicious tr...

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Behind the Stable Door

December 11th, 2015 |  L Clark

Behind the Stable Door Years 1 and 2 really enjoyed working on their play 'Behind the Stable Door.' The poor animals were very confused about what was going on in the stable and why they were not welcome inside.   ...

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Spooktacular Halloween Morning!

October 23rd, 2015 |  L Clark

Lots of parents and carers joined in the Halloween fun at school before half term. Nursery, Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 were all involved in the fun and games. Year 6 did a great job helping out.  ...

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Sporting Role Models

October 14th, 2015 |  L Clark

  Each class worked hard on producing a fantastic display for the school hall. As part of their PSHCE lessons they are looking at Sporting role models. Each class chose a different Sportsperson and researched...

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Mad Hatter's Tea Party

July 3rd, 2015 |  L Clark

What a fabulous sunny day for our Mad Hatter's Tea Party! Lots and lots of parents and carers came to join in our fun! There were arts and crafts, making teacups and caterpillars with food, fun and games in the playgrou...

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Target & Flight Festival

July 3rd, 2015 |  L Clark

Year 2 attended the Target and Flight Festival at Burnside College. They had lots of fun as you can see from the photos!...

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Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens

June 11th, 2015 |  L Clark

Year 2 had a great sunny day out at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens. They had a guided tour and met all the animals. They saw: rabbits, goats, alpacas, parrots, sheep, emus and even an albino peacock! Then had a picni...

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Toby Carvery - Chef School

June 9th, 2015 |  L Clark

Year 2 travelled by metro to The Toby Carvery at Shiremoor to take part in The Chef School. The children wore their chef hats and aprons and made mashed potatoes and roast potatoes. They learned all about different fr...

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Scooter Training

May 12th, 2015 |  L Clark

Year 2 enjoyed an afternoon scootering! All the children brought in their scooters and helmets and had a very informative lesson in the school grounds. They were shown the safety aspects of stopping and starting and how ...

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Class Assembly

March 31st, 2015 |  L Clark

Year 2 performed a fantastic class assembly linked to their Wheels, Wings and Other Things Topic. They sang songs and read poems and also performed a play about a book they have been redaing in class - "The Snorgh and th...

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Year 2 Topic Day

March 24th, 2015 |  L Clark

  Parents and carers were invited into class for a very interesting and exciting Topic morning. There was a lot to do...making brooms, playing the glockenspiels, using the laptops and making a salt dough ch...

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World Book Day

March 6th, 2015 |  L Clark

Some of the creative costumes worn by pupils for World Book Day! There were prizes of books for the best dressed....

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Years 1 & 2 Carols in the Community

January 12th, 2015 |  L Clark

We visited Stephenson Court and Park View care homes during the week before Christmas to sing a selection of Christmas songs.  We enjoyed performing our songs for the different audiences and we were very grateful for th...

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Crafty Christmas in Year 2

January 12th, 2015 |  L Clark

On Christmas Craft morning our families were invited to come and join in while we completed a range of different tasks.  Everyone enjoyed the morning and we made some lovely decorations to take home as well as some tas...

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Carols in the Community

December 19th, 2014 |  L Clark

Year 2 visited Stephenson Court in Forest Hall to sing carols to the residents. The class sang very well and enjoyed entertaining the elderly people. The class were given food and a drink after the event....

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Fire Pit in Year 2

December 12th, 2014 |  L Clark

As part of our Fire and Ice topic we lit a fire in the fire pit.  We listened very carefully to the sounds that the fire made and we watched the way that the flames moved.  Before Mrs Meehan put the fire out we sang so...

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Cracking Christmas Play!

December 12th, 2014 |  L Clark

Years 1 and 2 performed a fantastic Nativity - "Born in a Barn" to a packed hall. The children did extremely well remembering their lines and singing the catchy songs! The costumes were fantastic and the play got ever...

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Yearly Curriculum Planner

December 5th, 2014 |  L Clark

Please click on the link below to see this year's Curriculum planner: Yearly Plan - Yr 2...

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Year 2 Discovery Museum Trip

December 1st, 2014 |  L Clark

On Tuesday 25th November Year 2 went to the Discovery Museum in Newcastle.  When we got there we had some time to look around the museum before lunch and we really enjoyed playing the games and taking part in the activi...

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Discovery Museum

November 24th, 2014 |  L Clark

Year 2 enjoyed a trip to the Discovery Museum in Newcastle. They discovered lots of things whilst looking roun and learned lots of new things in the workshop....

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Fire, Fire!

October 9th, 2014 |  L Clark

As part of our topic work this term we have been investigating some clues that we found. There were lots of pieces of paper that seemed to have been in a fire. When we looked carefully at the clues we found a date, a d...

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Agile Infants!

October 7th, 2014 |  L Clark

On Friday 26th September Year 2 went to Powerleague in North Shields to take part in an Infant Agility Festival. There were children from lots of different schools there. We worked in two teams and we took part in a wide...

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