Nightingales (Y2)

Mrs Ferry


Welcome to Nightingales

Welcome to Nightingales

Our teacher is Mrs Ferry!

In Year 2 we work hard, always do our best and remember to have some fun!


Must Reads KS1 master copy

Important information:

Homework will be given out on Thursday and returned the following Monday (Maths and Grammar & Punctuation).

Spellings are given out on Monday and expected to be practised regularly during the week.

Reading books are changed by the child with guidance from teaching staff. Each child is expected to read regularly at home (at least 3 times per week).

P.E. is on Friday and each child is expected to have a full kit with their name clearly labelled.

Any money sent into school needs to be in a sealed envelope with the child’s name clearly labelled and  what the money is for.



People Who Help Us

Nightingales children are entering an art competition which is being run by John Lewis. The theme of the competition is 'People Who Help Us' so we got our thinking caps on and made a whole list of all the people who help us, from the lollipop lady, our school...

Breaking News @ 6pm

A DINOSAUR DISCOVERY!!! Windy Nook made breaking news today - we found 2 dinosaur eggs in our school grounds.  We even made the 6 o 'clock news with this amazing...

Digging For Dinosaurs!

We have found some bones our school site. It's very exciting! PC Henderson came and cordoned off the area to keep the bones safe. We are wondering if they are dinosaur bones! We contacted the Hancock Museum and emailed them a photograph. They were very interested....

Pop Up Pictures!

As part of design and technology this term and linked to science the children made pop up or moving pictures. The theme was based around plants and growing so all of the children designed and made a plant that grew by popping up. A big thank you to all the Parents and...

Mrs Ferry’s Marvellous Maths Group

Lots of parents and carers came to the Year 2 Marvellous Maths session with Mrs Ferry's maths group. It was all about shape and using reasoning skills to explain the properties of 2-D and 3-D shapes. Basically what makes a shape that shape!

Coming Along Nicely!

This is the end of week 1 of Nightingales having planted their sunflower seeds. The children are really taking good care of their pots and watering them regularly. They have made an entry into their sunflower seed diaries to ensure we have a record of each week. Some...

Hip Hooray for King William

We had a Norman feast as a finale to our topic 'King of the Castle' which has been all about the Battle of Hastings. The children have really enjoyed learning about life in Norman times, finding out about motte and bailey castles and of course finding out fascinating...

Click Clever!

Tuesday was Internet Safety Day and Nightingales found out how to stay safe when they go online. They took part in online safety workshops to remember to 'Click Clever, Click Safe'!

Let battle commence!

As part of our history topic 'King of the Castle', which is all about The Battle of Hastings the children made shields and took on the role of a Norman or Saxon soldier. We re-enacted The Battle of Hastings on the school yard with William of Normandy leading the...

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