Category Archives: YR 2


Phonics is fun!


Phonics is great fun at Anderton.  Miss Slowinski makes sure it is!  She takes her group outside and they practicing writing the phonemes on the giant blackboard, then inside they write using coloured sand.

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Vehicle making


Year 2 have been making vehicles this half term.  They have learnt how a vehicle moves using a chassis, axles and wheels.  Yesterday was a VERY messy afternoon as they got started making the bodies of their vehicles from junk modeling – cardboard and masking tape EVERYWHERE!  However, the afternoon got even messier as the […]

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Aboriginal Art


Year 1 have been off to Australia during their art lessons.  They have looked at the art of the Aboriginal people, and noticed the colours used and the style of painting.  They noticed that they painted using mostly dots and curve lines, and using the colours brown, red, orange, yellow, black and white.  They have […]

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Lights! Camel! Action!


The performance day finally arrived!  After weeks of practicing their acting, dancing and singing, the pupils in KS1 took to the Community Centre stage on Friday Night!  What an AMAZING performance it was too!  The children were “FAB-U-LOUS”, as the Innkeeper’s wife would say!  Their enthusiasm and excitement lit up the stage as they retold […]

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