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Meeting Nick Sharratt


IMG_2545Today Year 2 had the privilege of meeting famous illustrator Nick Sharratt at Manchester Central Library. This event was organised as part of the Read Manchester Campaign. Nick told us all about his work and even showed us some of his amazing drawings. We got signed Tracey Beaker and Mr Pope illustrations from the day […]

Famous women quiz


Our very own Year 2 quiz is out! Children have been given a sheet with photos of famous women. Can you help them identify who the famous women are and why they are famous? The first 3 children to complete the quiz correctly will get a prize. Get searching!

Famous people day


On Tuesday we all came in dressed as famous people. We explained which famous we had chosen and then thought about why that person was famous. In the afternoon we painted portraits of famous people using different brushes. We had to mix colours carefully to create the right colour for the skin and hair. Look […]

Heal the world

Today in RE, 2GH have been thinking about what religion and songs tell us about how to look after our world and each other. We read the story of the Good Samaritan which Jesus told in the Bible. We also listened to Michael Jackson’s Heal the World and added some actions to the song. Have a […]

Spring 1 Spellings


Spellings for this half-term Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 I cry He cries We fly He flies They dry He dries You try She tries reply replies why by July can not can’t did not didn’t has not hasn’t It is It’s could not couldn’t I will I’ll They […]

An elf in 2GH


We have a guest in 2GH this week. Santa has sent us a naughty elf so we can teach him how to behave. Unfortunately, he has been very naughty. Look at what he’s been up to!We have decided to write back to Santa to report on his behaviour.