Welcome to Class 2's own website page.
Our teachers are Mrs Markham and Mrs McAreavey.
Welcome to Class 2
Mrs Markham, Mrs McAreavey and Miss Rogerson and all the children welcome you to Class 2's website page. We hope you enjoy looking at our photographs and reading about what we have been learning about this school year!
Important days to remember:
Monday - Your child's lunch arrangements for the week and Multi-Skills Club
Tuesday - Singing Club
Wednesday - PE kit needed and Gymnastics Club
Friday - PE kit and spelling test!
Great Fire of London
During the first week of the Autumn term Class 2 learned about the Great Fire of London. We enjoyed creating artwork for a classroom display and sequencing and writing about the events which happened each day during the fire.
Each week the handwriting trophy is awarded in Class 2! Who will win this week?
A Taste of India
As part of Class 2's topic "Hot and Cold" we have been learning about India. This included the geography and climate of India, traditions, elephants, henna, clothing, flag, buildings, religion and of course food!
As part of our literacy focus this week we have been learning about instruction writing. We read and followed instructions and made our own fruit salad. We will be entering into our own "bake off" competition and writing our own recipes! This is also cross curricula with our science topic of changing foods.
As part of our literacy focus of following and writing instructions Class 2 performed our own "Bake off". We were given a basic bun recipe to follow and we brought some of our own special ingredients to add to the recipe plus our own toppings.
Our science lesson was great fun when we discovered what happened to chocolate when it was heated and cooled again.. Did we make a temprary change or a permanent change to the chocolate?
Children in Need 2016
The whole school enjoyed Children in Need this Year. We dressed up in our spotty clothes and some of us took part in Dunswell Gots Talent. Class 2 also made flags to wave at the show. We all had a super day!
As a conclusion to our science topic "Healthy Living" we brought in our own ingredients to make healthy sandwiches.
Whole School Christmas Lunch
A big big big thank you from Class 2 to the lunchtime supervisors and the PTA for a super festive lunch!!
We were lucky enough to walk to Coletta and Tyson Garden Centre to meet two reindeers.
Class 2’s Christmas Party
Please take a look at our christmas party day photographs. We had so much fun!!!
Class 2 enjoyed making all these wonderful things to decorate the classroom and then we took them home to decorate our own houses.
Chinese New Year
Class 2 made a dragon and performed a Chinese Dragon Dance to celebrate the Chinese New Year. We also made masks and bunting and in the afternoon we sampled chinese food from China Red!
The Paper Challenge
Class 2 took this week's City of Culture Challenge - to make something out of paper. We made elephants, flowers snakes and many other things!
City of Culture Challenge - Nature’s Art
This week's challenge was to think about nature and the beautiful world around us. Find some objects in nature, like leaves or branches and make something beautiful out of them!
World Book Day 2017
Class 2 enjoyed World Book Day by having a pyjama party! We enjoyed reading lots of books and listening to stories.
Visit to Hull
During our school trip into Hull City Centre we visited the newly opened Ferens Art Gallery and the Maritime Museum. We went into Queen Victoria Square and saw all the magnificent buildings and statue of Queen Victoria. We even touched the Siemans blade which was enormous! After lunch at MacDonalds we walked around the Old Town following the Fish Trail.
City of Culture Challenge - Be a Local Tourist
Come and join us on a site seeing tour of Hull!
City of Culture Week 2017
The whole school were very lucky to enjoy a full week celebrating Hull City of Culture. We made commemorative plates as a keepsake. Class 2's were designed on fish with regards to the fishing industry. Jess Parkin and Ray Hawker visited the school to talk to us about the fishing trawlers and the work of the trawlermen. The whole school enjoyed a craft day with all the teachers. Class 2 made moths, mosaic fishes, aeroplanes and street signs. On our final day we enjoyed a visit from Swift Caravans who came to talk to us and judged our caravan competition. The grand finale being fish and chips in the playground!!!!
The Challenge Cup came to Dunswell!
Our Sweet Shop!
As we have been learning about money Class 2 decided to make their own shop! We made price lists and wrote our shopping lists before we went to spend our money! We had to work out how much we had spent and how much change we would be given!
Following on from our Seaside Topic we decided to put our sewing skills to the test. Well done everyone you did an amazing job.
Giant African Land Snail
Frankie and Henry kindly brought in Henry's Giant African Land Snail to show us.
End of Year School Trip
The whole of KS1 enjoyed a wonderful end of year trip to Hornsea!