Year 2 -test

Dear Year 2 Families, You might be aware that children in Year 2 take tests in English and Maths. These are called SATs, but are very different from those sat by the children in Year 6.  The children will take the tests throughout May in small groups. In Year two the tests are used to inform teacher assessment of the pupils.  These assessments are moderated in school … Continue reading Year 2 -test

Boxercise classes at Selsdon

As you may have seen on the main Selsdon Primary blog, the highly anticipated weekly Boxercise sessions for parents and staff started on Wednesday, 23rd March at 5:00pm, in our main hall. This is an exciting opportunity for you to have fun and get fit in the process with other members of our school community – we would love it if you could join us! You can … Continue reading Boxercise classes at Selsdon

Year 2 – Discovering your place

KS1 History project:  Key Questions for Children’s History lesson Hello everyone, This term we are looking at changes within Living memory of where you live. Please could you support your child with the following questions about where you grew up and how life has changed. You may record the following questions as you deem appropriate. You may also prefer to have this recorded in a scrapbook, … Continue reading Year 2 – Discovering your place

Paddington Bear came to visit Year 2

Hello eveyone, Hope you are all well! This afternoon Year 2 put their Geography hats on and thought about the human and physical features of London as Paddington Bear came to visit from Peru. They wrote a fact file about London for Paddington Bear, this included information on famous landmarks Paddington Bear can to go visit and what the weather is like. The children also … Continue reading Paddington Bear came to visit Year 2

Year 2 – disability awareness assembly

Every one in year 2 is really excited to use Makaton to sign different words in their assembly next week. This is a great opportunity for our children to not only learn another way to communicate but be able to explain to other KS1 and KS2 children why we use Makaton and how it can help people who may have a disability. In PSHE today, … Continue reading Year 2 – disability awareness assembly

Year 2 made delivery vehicles

In Design and Technology, Year 2 made delivery vehicles. They had to put the wheels and axels together and make holes in their boxes to put them through. They also had to make sure there was space for what was being delivered. Even when they ran into difficulties, they didn’t give up. This is what some of them had to say about it: Laith; “I … Continue reading Year 2 made delivery vehicles

Year 2 made fruit salad!

In Design and Technology, Dove class and Robin class made fruit salads! Every child showed us their amazing cutting skills by using a knife to cut the fruit. Some children were even brave enough to try some of the fruit they thought they didn’t like. Maybe they’ve got a new favourite! I hope they had so much fun making and trying their fruit salads. Have … Continue reading Year 2 made fruit salad!