Welcome to Year Two
The Year 2 staff
The teachers are:
Class 8 Mrs Gamblin
Class 9 Mrs Hill
Class 10 Miss Ivers and Mrs Bason
We are supported by our teaching assistants:
Mrs Proudlock, Mrs Morris, Mrs Pope and Mrs Fendell.
The lunchtime supervisors are:
Ms Holmes, Mrs Turner and Mrs Shepherd
This is a very exciting year as the children learn through a wide range of amazing topics. As they are the eldest in the school, the children are given the opportunity to take on many responsibilities. They apply for jobs and following a successful interview, become Assembly Monitors, Fruit Monitors, School Guides, School Gardeners or Playground Leaders.
Just wait until the autumn term when the children will learn about all sorts of Curious Creatures. We will be using the wonderful stories from Beatrix Potter to learn about British wildlife and habitats. Linking to the Whitestone mascot, we will we also be learning about owls, both in the UK and the world.
In the spring term they will dive into history learning through drama, artefacts and books all about the amazing, ground breaking work of three incredible nurses, Florence Nightingale, Mary Seacole and Edith Cavell. George's Marvellous Medicine by Roald Dahl will help them become wordsmiths, they will create their own ceramic masterpiece to hold some very unusual marvellous medicines!
We complete the year with a flash of of fire, creating our own dragons with an amazing. They will learn all about castles, dragons and knights. They will research the facts behind why The Great Fire of London was such a disaster Finally they will amaze everyone with a fantastic performance of....well just wait and see!