We're going to the zoo, zoo, zoo!

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What an exciting, hectic week we have had in Rainbow class this week! 


After a relaxing week off, we came back on Monday ready and raring to go for our last half term in Year 2! (Something that makes Miss Ellison a little sad!) On Tuesday we got our waterproofs and wellies on and off we…

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Glorious Sunshine!!!

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Well doesn't the sunshine just put you in a fabulous mood! After a very hard working half term, Rainbow class have been enjoying the sunshine and relaxing a little!

"This week in English we have been putting words together (contracted words)" - Emily J

We have also been looking at spelling…

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A week of hard work!

Apologies for a delayed blog post but after such a busy week last week Rainbow class were too busy celebrating the end of SATs on Friday!


I have to start by saying a huge WELL DONE to everyone in Rainbow class. All our hard work and determination this year has shown last week as the…

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Everybody's an author!

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This week in Rainbow class we have been writing our own fictional stories, based on the book Hermelin. 

"We were writing our stories about Hermelin. In my story Emily and Hermelin were putting up a sign when they noticed there were lots of missing moggies (that means cats!)." - Emily J


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Better late than never!

A slightly delayed Rainbow class blog this week as we had so much to cram into 4 short days last week! 

After another bank holiday Monday, we came back to school ready to learn on Tuesday. In Rainbow class this week Mrs Ridings has been teaching us for most of the week, while Miss Ellison takes…

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Football mad!

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Another week, another blog! It doesn't seem like a week ago since our last one! 


"In English we have been carrying on our book called Hermelin. A visitor came in and it was Hermelin. He gave us some questions and told us to answer them. He knew all our names!" - Tegan

This week in Maths…

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On your marks, get set, GO!!!

We've just got back from our PE lesson where we have been polishing up on our athletic skills. We're VERY tired now!

"We jumped over some hurdles." - Emily J

"We've been running to the end of the field but I came last. That doesn't matter it's the taking part!" - Layla

"Miss Ellison won…

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Easter is almost here!

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This week in Rainbow class we have had an Easter themed day, breakfast with the Easter bunny, a talent show AND Wellybobs farm came to visit. 


In English we have been writing our own poems about spring.

"I enjoyed writing the poem because I used a simile." - Layla. 

"I liked writing…

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Red Nose Day!

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This week we are celebrating Red Nose Day by raising money! 


Mrs Ridings has been teaching us about poetic language and imagery in English. 

"Imagery is a picture that is created in your head when you read a poem." - Emily J

"April Rain was my favourite poem." - Emma

"I liked both…

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Science Week!!

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This week has been science week!!


We have had a fabulous time being budding scientisits and learning about electricity, hygiene and germs, solids and liquids and also magnetism. 

"I loved making magnets with Mrs Keating." - Finlay

"I learned about how germs spread" - Jamaar


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I've got a golden ticket!

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Another week of spring term 2 has flown by! We've been doing lots of interesting things this week and continuing our topic on Chocolate. 

Our English topic on Chocolate has meant we had to taste some chocolate on Monday because who can write about chocolate without a taste test! "My favourite…

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What a bunch of Wally's!

This week was World Book Day! We all dressed as Where's Wally for it (you can see pictures in our gallery!)

Before the excitement of World Book Day, we have been learning all about chocolate! (My favourite chocolate is Aero - Tegan) After looking at some information books and finding the…

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