During Autumn Term 1, Year 2 have learnt about towers, tunnels and turrets.


In English, we wrote our own stories using ‘Cinder the bubble blowing dragon’ as our inspiration. We have been concentrating on using expanded noun phrases and new vocabulary. Here is an example of one of our stories.


In Maths, we concentrated on securing our understanding of place value. Here is an example of some practical work.

Making 26 different ways.
Representing numbers to 100.


We used our forest school area to build castles whilst working as a team. We spoke about looking after animals and insects and their habitats before hand, so after completing our castles, we put everything back to where it came from.

Castle with drawbridge

Purple Mash was used in ICT to draw castles.