Yellow Year 2 2016-17

Construction Club

We have had a busy half term in Construction Club. We began by using LEGO and learning about Lego Club, taking photos of our building to send to the LEGO Magazine. We entered a competition to design our own LEGO characters. We took on the builder’s challenge to build a bridge which could hold 3 cars. Finally, we have been filming VLOG posts to
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West Kirby

On Thursday Year 2 went on a day trip to West Kirby beach. The weather was fantastic! We had a sandcastle competition when we first got there. Some of the sandcastles were amazing, take a look at the pictures below. After lunch we played football, rounders, cricket and bat and ball, before we knew it it was time to go home. Just before we
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Oxfam Water Week

Eco-council have done a fantastic job organising events for the Oxfam Water Week. All week the children have been bringing loose change in to try and fill a water bottle. Every class managed to fill a bottle, some even had to get a second or third bottle!  Each class has learnt about the work Oxfam do for water vulnerable people and why this work
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KS2 Sports day!

Yesterday, Monday 3rd July, St. Mary’s held their annual KS2 sports day afternoon. All parents were invited to watch the children complete a number of activities testing both individually and within teams including, sprint races, javelin, long jump, obstacle races, relay, egg and spoon, sack races and target games. Have a look at our photos below.


EYFS & Key Stage 1 Sports day

Thank you so much to all the parents, family and friends who attended our sports morning. We had lots of fun despite the rain trying to spoil the day. Please take a look at some of us in action.


Yellow class at Forest school -Week 1

Yellow class started their Forest school this week. We needed our waterproofs today as it was a little bit rainy. We listened to the rain and decided it was very musical. We collected sticks, twigs and leaves from around the woodland and made our own musical instruments. We made a woodland nature orchestra and it was wonderful! After that we went on a mini beast
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Jan visits Yellow Class

Today Jan came to visit Yellow Class to talk about how Christian Aid tries to help those in need. We made a paper chain, we wrote on each piece of paper how we could change the world we live in and what we would change.  


Fun with Poetry!

What an exciting day we have had at St. Mary’s with a visit from poet Matt Goodfellow. The day began with a performance in the hall for KS2 children, followed by a performance for KS1 children. Matt was so entertaining and we all laughed as he shared funny stories about his children and his inspiration for his different poems. As well as that, we
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Namaste from Yellow class

  To celebrate all our learning about India during our Geography topic we had a special Indian day. We used what we had learnt from our pen pal Lakshmi to plan out lots of activities including making puppets of Rama, Sita and the wicked Ravanna from the Diwali story and making Rangoli patterns outside our door. To finish the day we had a special Indian feast
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Health Awareness Day

Last Friday the whole school was involved in a Health awareness day which highlighted different ways in which we can stay healthy. A number of different activities took place in the classes including:- St Johns ambulance training A visit from Christian Aid A visit from the dental nurse. We all agreed it was a fantastic day in which we were taught a lot. Hopefully we
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