Class 2 Red Blog 19-20Smart cookies never crumble

2R Hot Seating

2 Red have been investigating stories written by the author, Francesca Simon. They have taken on the roles of various characters to gain a deeper understanding and have also had lots of fun doing so! In the hot seat below is Kate, the main character in Spider School. Have you any questions that you would […]

Spring 1 Awards – 2020

Key Stage 1/EYFS Class Certificate of Excellence Certificate of Recognition Citizen of the Week Nursery AM Murtaza Nursery PM Iqra S RR Neda Halima Minnah RW Kinza Aiza Ilyas RB Maya Hamida Muhammad B 1R Arfa Keaton Ammar 1W Nihal Aryan Madeeha 1B Hudayfa Haarun Nma 2R Noah Lusardo Aalya 2W Kirtan Sania Rayyana 2B […]

Year 2 Spider School Book Review

Year 2 have been set a challenge by Francesca Simon to review her book ‘Spider School’. We hope their reviews will encourage others to read this fantastic story! Use these sentence openers to help you to share your opinion. I enjoyed the part where … because I didn’t like it when … because It was […]

Observations of a toddler

Toddler visit We have another VIP visitor come and visit year 2 today, Sadie who is 2 years old came to share what life is like being a toddler. The children asked some really interesting questions and the class learnt so much about the toddler stage. It was also really nice to see baby Martha. […]

Year 2 Gymnastics Tournament

Today, 8 of our students went and represented Broad Heath at Tribe Gymnastics studio, performing a set routine in the competition. The children had previously practiced their routine, and today it was their time to show what they can do! All the students were brilliantly behaved and great ambassadors for our school, demonstrating all our […]

Wednesday 5th February 2020 – Read Aloud Day

World Read Aloud Day is February 5, 2020! A 2015 study has found that children are exposed to a larger vocabulary from books which are read to them rather than from conversations with adults. This is because we tend to speak with the same 5000 most popular words. While books — even picture books — […]

Key Stage 1 Gymnastics

On Monday 20th January, ten Year 2 students are going to represent Broad Heath School in a gymnastics tournament at Tribe Dance Studio. They will be performing a routine which includes a range of jumps, balances and rolls. This will take place during school time and the children will be back for lunch time. Good […]

Growing up – Baby Toby Visits Year 2

To support our work in science and our ‘growing’ topic, baby Toby and Kim visited us in school to discuss the needs of babies and answer any questions we might have. We all discussed what Toby might need and what we already knew about babies. We thought carefully about what we wanted to find out. […]

Year 2 parents meeting – SATS

Hi all, We would like to invite all Year 2 parents to join us on Monday 20th January 2020 at 2:30-3:00 to meet and discuss the KS1 SATS tests which will be taking place in May this year. This will be a great opportunity to gain essential information, ideas to support your child and ask […]

Finishing Times

Good afternoon parents, We will be releasing Reception, Years 1 and 2 children at 3;10 pm every day. They will not be receiving less teaching time, as there will not be an afternoon outdoor break as such. A 5 minute break will be introduced for children to go to the toilet etc We will also […]

The Lifecycle of a Frog….

In English this week, Year two have gained an understanding of a Frog’s Lifecycle. Here are some of the things that we’ve been doing during lesson. The Bee’s did an amazing job explaining the different stages of the process using the correct scientific vocabulary. What is an Amphibian? What is the process by which an […]

Please spread the word!

Mrs Hurt found the link below and thought it would be extremely helpful to share it with as many of our wonderful families as possible. Free nearly new baby items on Friday 10th January 2020 from 12.30-2.30pm at the Swan Centre (behind Norton House) on Bird Street, just behind the Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre […]

Even Healthier Packed Lunches!

As you already know we want to ensure ALL of the children at Broad Heath have the best possible start in life. We strive for our children to achieve academically but also be confident, sociable and healthy. Lunch is an important meal for children to provide energy and nutrients to keep them going throughout the afternoon. … The […]

Ironbridge 2 Red

To support our learning in topic, we travelled to Blists Hill and experienced life in a Victorian Town. What a fantastic, busy and interesting day we had! Take a look below at some of what we discovered. Why were Victorian candles special? Whose portrait did we see displayed in each shop? Why did you have […]

Brick Wall Prize Spring 1 2020

Happy new year and welcome back to everyone at Broad Heath. This term, the reward for the winners of the brick wall will be . . . HOT CHOCOLATE AND MARSH MALLOWS (halal)! You can earn the bricks from your Teachers, Year Leaders, Pastoral Team, Office Staff and Leadership Team. Please make the most of […]

Year 2 Ironbridge Trip Information

Our trip to Ironbridge Blists Hill is on THURSDAY. Here are some important notes: Children can wear their own warm, sensible clothes with their Broad Heath jumper. All children need to wear warm coats. Make sure children wear sensible shoes as we will be doing some walking outdoors. All children will be provided with a […]

Remarkable Reception!

Today was another special day, which began with Mrs Dahil inviting me to help deliver the boxes and gifts that our remarkable families had provided for those less fortunate than ourselves. Let me start at the beginning, it all started with Mr Mahmood posting a blog and the Reception children and very caring parents being […]