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.



Key Stage 1 are proud to present…

Article 28: You have the right to a good education. In history Key Stage 1 have been finding out about castles and kings at the time of The battle of Hastings in 1066. We linked the topic to art and the children colour mixed paints to create shades of brown and then...

Nightingale’s final steps to our finished castles.

The final part of making our castles was to cut out the crenelations to make the battlements. We used sellotape to attach it to a box. What do you think of our castles?   Article 28: You have the right to a good...

Bookworms Unite!

There's so much to do at Windy Nook during lunchtimes! Children are flocking along to the library to choose another new book for the week. Everyone is welcome! The only problem is deciding which one to choose! Article 17: You have the right to get information that is...

Online Safety- Stop, get off and tell!

  Today Year 2 have been learning about how to stay safe online. The story of Cinderella and Little Red Riding Hood were used to help the children understand that they don't know who they are really talking to online. They used the phrase... Stop! Get off! Tell!...

KS1 Golden Time snow fun!

Article 23: You have the right to live a full life Golden time today took place outside in the snow. In KS1 we had loads of fun running around, building snowmen and even making some snow sculptures.

Nightingales next step…

Article 28: You have the right to a good education. Nightingales next steps in our art/DT unit is to start printing with the shades of brown we mixed last week. We used rectangle sponges to make stone shaped prints on our castle sheets. It was a bit messy but good...

Proud to present penguins!

Article 28: Right to a good education. Nightingales are proud to present their class display all about penguins. We found out lots of penguin facts to help us write fact files. We really enjoyed this topic.

Clockwise or anti-clockwise?

Today Year 2 have been learning about position and direction. They have been using language such as clockwise, anti-clockwise, half turn and quarter turn to solve puzzles and play games. If you need directions ask a Year 2!   Article 28: You have the right to a...

Nightingales had everything crossed!

We couldn't decide if we were doing art, a science investigation or a maths calculation when we did colour mixing. We wanted to mix our own paint to make the colour brown so that we could use it to print stone colours on our 3-D castles we are going to make in...

Nightingales in training to become knights!

Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. Nightingales had a visitor called Doctor Jo. She was an expert in all things historical. We are learning about the Battle of Hastings this term and she had lots of fascinating facts. We found out that when a...

KS1 Christmas Party!

KS1 celebrated Christmas with a fabulous party this afternoon. We played Pass the Parcel, Christmas Corners and Statues. There was lots of excitement when Santa arrived with lots of presents! Article 31: You have the right to play and rest....

‘There’s a chill around my chin!’

Article 28: You have the right to a good education In science we linked our investigation to one of the songs from our Key Stage 1 Christmas performance. The children had to think if the temperature changes during the day in winter. We used a thermometer to track the...

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