Week 3 – Spellings

The children should have a copy of these in their reading records. I have listed them below with some explanations of the rules. Ck or k pattern When the /k/ sound follows a short vowel sound then we use ck, otherwise we use k. Rock Look Hook Peck Dock Stick Link Stink Past tense words… Read more »

Direction Maze

This morning we practised our left, rights and turns. The children had to direct a team mate through a maze of cones using quarter turns and the correct direction, left or right.

A Super but Soggy Trip

We had a great morning in Tollesbury today. After walking to the lightship along the sea wall we left our equipment in one of the old boat sheds. First we used the area around the Saltmarsh to do some geography, a speaking activity and a team building game. It was great to see the children… Read more »

Human and Physical Geography

In geography we studied maps and looked at man made (human) and natural (physical) features. We learnt new words like harbour and port. Then we made our own maps including the different features. Here are some of our maps.

Class 2 Tollesbury Trip – Update

I just wanted to give an update before next Thursday’s trip. Thank you to everyone who has already replied to the permission form we sent last week (I still have a few outstanding forms so please check your spam folder etc. if you have not replied already). We will be leaving school around 9:00 and… Read more »

Week 2 Spellings

This weeks spellings are as follows. Year 2 Past tense words, regular and irregular. moved sounds like t sounds like d irregular walked turned span (to spin) talked married caught (to catch) jumped raised drove (to drive) laughed studied spoke (to speak) Year 1 Long vowel sound /ee/ ey ea ee tricky ee monkey sea… Read more »

Creative afternoon

This afternoon we spent some time adding further detail to out seascape pictures as inspired by Van Gogh and Monet. We then listened to music by Pentatonix and sang some pirate songs!

Art club

Just a reminder that art club, run by Mr Fox, is starting tomorrow. We still have some spaces available and would love to see you there! There is a £1 per child admittance fee to help cover any costs that would be required for resources such as sketch books. For any further information regarding the… Read more »


We played tennis in the sun today. Some of us have started playing matches using the nets. The rest of us were practising directing the ball by playing tennis golf, or working with Mr Salmon practising hitting the ball with tennis rounders.

PSHE – New World

In our circle time this afternoon, we imagined that we were in charge of shipwrecked travellers stuck on a desert island. We had to think about what rules we might put in place to support everyone’s needs. To start with we had ideas like only watching certain things on tv and looking after the environment…. Read more »