4 Jul

Visit to the Science and Industy Museum Manchester

We had a wonderful day at the Science and Industry Museum. 


7 Dec

Visit to Living Waters

Year 2 visited Living Waters Foodbank to donate some Christmas chocolate.


30 Nov


In Science this week we have been investigating different habitats in the school grounds. Have a read of what we learned on our class blog: https://gillibrandblogs.net/holly2018/2018/11/28/habitats/


23 Nov

Nativity Invites

Year 2 have written their invites for the local community. They will be delivered next week! 



16 Nov

Year 2 Gymnastics

Year 2 have been using the new gymnastics equipment to showcase their travels, balances and jumps. 



9 Nov

Great Fire of London Houses

Year 2 have been making houses in the style of the Tudor houses that were destroyed during The Great Fire of London. 

Have a look at their amazing work!




1 Nov

Making Remembrance Art

We have been creating Remembrance art using bottle lids to stamp the poppies. We created the landscapes using pencil crayon. Some of our art will be displayed at The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints and some will be displayed in our…

12 Oct

The Pea and the Princess

This week in Year 2 we have started a new book called ‘The Pea and the Princess’, a twist on the traditional tale ‘The Princess and the Pea’. We started by making predictions on what we think will happen in the story by looking at objects from the book; a crown, a pea pod, a pea and a…

5 Oct

Learning to Play the Ocarina

Today we have been practicing the ocarina. We have been learning to play ‘Twinkle Twinkle Little Star’. 


17 Sep

School Council

The results are in! This year’s school council representatives are Amelia and Joseph! Well done, 

14 Sep


This week in Holly Class we have started our new Geography topic; Mapping!

We completed a pre-learning lesson about what maps are and what they are used for. We then discussed what a compass is and what the letters on the compass mean.

 Next week we will be designing our own maps and using…

7 Sep

Welcome to Year 2

Year 2 celebrated the end of an excellent week with a story in the new outdoor classroom! The class have really worked really hard and have already produced some really good pieces of work, well done Year 2!