Class 2 White Blog 18-19Leaping into Learning!

2W City of culture day 3 & 4

On Wednesday, we learnt about the Coventry bands ‘The Specials’ and ‘The Selecter’. We listened to lots of 2-tone /ska music and learnt some of the dance moves. We then had a 2-tone rave outside! We had so much fun and made great memories ! Today we focused on the Belgrade theatre. We took the […]

2W Old Town Rubbish

The moment you have all been waiting for… I introduce to you 2White’s first hit single ‘Old Town Rubbish’… This music video was inspired by a walk around our local area of Foleshill. We were not impressed! We do not want our area to let us down, particularly as we are the City of Culture! […]

Year 2 Computing

Year 2 have done some wonderful things this year. This term, they have learnt how to research and to use Google Slides. All of these skills will stand them in good stead for their learning for all subjects in the future. What is the most valuable skill you have learnt in Computing this year?

2W City of Culture Week Day 1 & 2

This week we are learning more about our city, Coventry. This is because we are the City of Culture 2021. We began by thinking about WHY Coventry deserves this title. We recalled important events and created a timeline in chronological order. Then we met with Mr Medwell who told us about Coventry and life in […]

Year 2 Letter to our councillor

On Tuesday we walked around Foleshill and thought about the things we like about our local area and things that we would like to improve. Your challenge is to write a letter to your local councillor to discuss your findings and explain the changes that you would like to be made. Remember how a letter […]

Two tone music in Coventry-Year 2

Watch and listen to these music videos of Two Tone musicians from Coventry, The Specials and The Selecter. Think of these things whilst watching the videos: Which is your favourite band? Why? Which music video did you like the most? What reasons do you have for this? Are there any music videos you don’t like? […]

16 books to keep pupils reading over the summer

Charity recommends a range of titles for pupils of all ages to read on a plane, by the paddling pool or when climbing a tree The summer holidays await, and with the distractions of warmer weather, trips abroad or the latest Xbox game it can be difficult to make sure pupils read for pleasure. So […]

Wednesday in Year 2

  On Wednesday, as part of our Coventry City of Culture project week in Year 2, we will be celebrating the Two Tone music scene. We will be finding out all about music by Coventry bands The Specials and The Selecter. Children are invited to bring in a pair of sunglasses if they wish so […]

2W Brazilian Carnival

To finish our ‘Around the world’ topic, we learnt about Brazil. We focused on their carnivals and created some beautiful headdresses. We then had our very own Broad Heath carnival! It was sooo much fun! CHALLENGE : Use your computing skills to research 3 interesting facts about Brazil.

Summer 2 Awards – 2019

Reading Maths Reception Adviti Zayd Year 1 Yusuf B & Kanishka Karanbir Year 2 luxor Abdulasiis Leon Year 3 Aisha. B Afsana Year 4 Ryan Armaan Year 5 Sean Mahamad Y Year 6 Pranay Menahel Key Stage 1/EYFS Class Certificate of Excellence Certificate of Recognition Citizen of the Week Nursery AM Subhan Nursery PM Ashton […]

Online Safety Monitors

These are the 2018-2019 Online Safety Monitors. They have helped to maintain a safe environment for children at BH to use online devices. They have been involved in meetings, helped teachers to monitor iPad use and express their ideas to improve the school even further. Well done to all involved. If you would like to […]

All About Australian Art 🎨

2White love taking part in creative activities! As part of our ‘Around the World’ topic, we are learning about Australia. Today we learned about the Sydney Opera House and Aboriginal Art. Below are some examples of our art masterpieces. What was your favourite activity and why?

Cricket – World Cup Final

Well done to ENGLAND!!! England thrashed Australia to reach the Cricket World Cup Final! This is the first time since 1992 England have reached the World cup final – they have never won! This may change on Sunday. They are playing New Zealand. How do you feel about England being in the final? Why would […]

School Sporting Pride

Well done to the Broad Heath Football team who represented our school with pride. What have you done this week to make you feel proud in your school? Please leave your comments on the blog and on the whiteboard outside the water fountain.

Year 2 Local Trip

On Tuesday morning, as part of our ‘City of Culture’ week, we will be going on a walk around the local area to identify things that we like and things we could improve. We will then hopefully write letters to the local councilor! If any parents would like to join us, please let the class […]

Year 2 PSHE Homework

Hi Year 2, Next week, as part of our ‘City of Culture Week’, we will be thinking about why we are great citizens of Coventry. We will also be looking at our similarities and differences and understanding that we are all equal. We will be showing respect to each other and taking time to learn […]

2White Twycross Trip

What a fun day we have had! We saw so many exciting animals and the children applied their knowledge of animals and their habitats which was fantastic! Thank you so much to the fantastic parents who supported us today – Azaan’s mum, Maryam’s mum, Aayan’s mum and Lillie’s dad. We truly appreciate your time and […]

Make Summer Cyber Safe

Online safety education shouldn’t end at school. To help our kids navigate the online world, we have to give them the tools they need to recognise and deal with negative, threatening, or violent online behaviours. Join an Online Safety expert, Stella James, for a free 60-minute webinar covering: How to Update and Manage Privacy Settings Different […]

2W outdoor learning

In Year 2, we have been doing lots of outdoor learning. On Friday, we were set a challenge which involved teamwork and problem solving. Each group was given a character and we were given the task of creating a house using only natural materials. We worked fantastically together and came up with some great ideas. […]

Year 2 Twycross TOMORROW

As you know, tomorrow Year 2 will be visiting Twycross Zoo. Here are a few reminders of things you need to know: We will be leaving at 9:00 so please ensure you are on time. Breakfast club is open at 8:00 and classroom doors at 8:30. You can wear your own sensible clothes including sensible […]

2White animal adaptations

As part of our habitats unit, we have been looking at how animals are adapted to their environment. We carried our a series of investigations to explore this further… We experimented with a ‘blubber’ hand to see how seals and walruses are adapted to the freezing water in their habitat. We put one hand in […]

Excited Ebraheem!

I saw Ebraheem this morning and he was super excited and told me that he had received a certificate. I was very impressed to see that he has been using his skills ‘to gain’ outside of school too.

Year 2 Kenyan Diary Entry

Hi Year 2, As you know, this week we are learning about Kenya, an east African country. Firstly, watch the video called ‘Zahra’. Can you write a diary entry, pretending that you are the girl living in Africa? Top Tips! Begin with ‘Dear Diary…’. Remember to use the first person. Talk about feelings – use […]

2W Incredibly Delicious Homework

For this week’s Maths homework, the children were set the challenge of measuring mass to follow a recipe. Well I can honestly say the results were just amazing! It is so lovely to see that the children have been baking alongside their adults. What precious memories you have made! Not only this, it was great […]

Our day in 3 Blue!

We have spent today in Year 3. We have had a great day meeting our new teacher. We decorated our rockets linked to our new class mantra ‘We are out of this world!’ And also wrote our aspirations for Year 3. What are you looking forward to the most in Year 3?

Happy Hudayfa!

Hudayfa has been very busy outside of school and has received recognition for his hard work. Can you believe Hudayfa has only been attending the club since September! Well done Hudayfa!