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Year 2- 2017 Round Up! »

What a year we have had in Year 2! Here are some of the highlights from

the first two terms.

*We won a competition and had the author Jeanette Kwakye come and visit us and give us all a signed copy of her book.

*We had a visit from the Victorian teacher. He was very strict!

*We also visited…


PTA Auction Prize Winners »

In the grand setting of the Headteacher’s office and with the school’s finest bone china tea set, six Year 2 children had a fancy Afternoon Tea with Miss Coxhead and Miss Fostir after school today!


Dance with Natalia »

Year 2 and Year 6 have been having dance lessons with Natalia this term. She is an excellent ballroom dancer and has been teaching the children a variety of ballroom dances.

Year 6 have been perfecting their Cha-Cha-Cha moves. Will we see any members of St Clement Danes on Strictly Come Dancing…


Multi-sports with Coach Robin »

Today, Coach Robin from the YMCA started teaching Multi-sports lessons to Year 2 and Year 4. The children took part in a variety of warm up exercises and then completed a circuit of different activities. As they were completing the circuit, the children were not only having fun and being active but…


Christingle »

Year 2 are learning all about the religious symbolism in Light. Today we focussed on the symbolism of the Christingle and what it means to Christians. The orange symbolises the world, the red ribbon symbolises Jesus' sacrifice, the four sticks represent the four seasons and the sweets are a sign of…


Year 2 Victorian School Day »

Today, Year 2 experienced life as a Victorian School Children. We were met by Miss Wilberforce at the classroom door and were whisked back to 1899! The class discovered what would happen if you were naughty in class, how to sit straight and how children were taught.

We all agreed school is much…


Year 2’s Broad Bean Plants »

In Science last term we learnt about all kinds of different plants and what they need to grow and stay healthy. We planted our own broad bean seeds and watched them grow.  Every week we had two different gardeners who kept an extra close eye on our plants, watering them and making sure they were…


Year 2 SATS »

Year 2 have been AMAZING this week! The children have been focused and have done us all proud in their SATS.

We are looking forward to our trip to the Roald Dahl Wondercrump next week as a treat! 



Mr Wilberforce visited Year 2 »

On Friday 13th November a teacher walked the hallways of St Clement Danes, snapping at children who dared to speak. His loud, intimidating voice frightened children and adults alike. Miss Pike jumped out of her chair as Mr Wilberforce's voice bellowed. But unbeknown to other classes, Year 2 were…


Year 2- Ballerina Trip »

Year 2 visited the ballerina by the Royal Opera House. This sculpture was created by the sculptor Enzo Plazzotta. We have been studying the human body and scultpture in art and this trip helped us think about how we would want our own sculptures to look. The children also used IPads to take photos…