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Chinese cooking and banquet

Date: 2nd Feb 2021 @ 2:54pm

In Design and Technology Year 2 have designed and made their own vegetable spring rolls. Today they used equipment safely to cut, grate and fry vegetables. To celebrate we had a Chinese banquet and even tried hard to use chopsticks. We enjoyed opening our fortune cookies at the end. 


Date: 18th Jan 2021 @ 3:13pm

In Geography Year 2 are learning all about China. Today we found out about the capital city of China, Beijing. We compared China to our capital city of London. We sorted photographs of the capital cities into two groups. 

End of term party!

Date: 18th Dec 2020 @ 3:30pm

Year 1 and 2 enjoyed a fun filled party today! 

Y2 DT - Christmas Decorations

Date: 18th Dec 2020 @ 12:14pm

Year 2 have designed and made Christmas decorations in Design and Technology. Take a look at their beautiful finished products! 

Chester Zoo

Date: 6th Mar 2020 @ 4:34pm

World Book Day in Y2

Date: 6th Mar 2020 @ 4:23pm

Science Week 2020!

Date: 31st Jan 2020 @ 4:23pm

Science Week 2020

This week all of our classes have been focussing on a science topic. 

Year 1 - Animals inc Humans

Year 2 - Animals inc Humans

Year 3 - Forces and Magnets

Year 4 - States of Matter

Year 5 - Forces

Year 6 - Light

Children have been observing changes, finding patterns, classifying and identifying, researching and performing all kinds of interesting, fun and crazy experiements!

Speak to your child and ask them what they have learnt this week.

We hope you've enjoyed it!

Science Experiments with Adrian!

Date: 31st Jan 2020 @ 11:18am

We've had a fantastic morning performing some different experiments with Adrian. We've been finding out about materials that float or sink! Seeing which shape rolls the best! And which material is the most "absorbent".

We've learned 5 very important scientific words: predict; test; measure; classify and observe. Can you remember what they all mean?

KS1 fundraising for Children in Need

Date: 18th Nov 2019 @ 12:44pm

Our KS1 children had great fun on Friday raising money for Children in Need! In our team point groups, we took part in four different challenges:

*passing a balloon over and under

*trying to transfer malteasers from one bowl to another using only a straw

*moving a cookie from our forehead into our mouth by only wiggling our faces

*cup stacking

There was lots of laughing and team spirit as the children cheered each other on! School raised over £400 for the charity.

European Day of Languages

Date: 3rd Oct 2019 @ 10:32am

Year 2 worked hard on developing their geographical skills during European Day of Languages. The children looked at a map of Europe; talked about the different languages and cultures and then located each country on a map.

Lyme goes to the Bakery on Pudding Lane

Date: 19th Sep 2019 @ 3:50pm

This afternoon we worked together on a bit of baking!

Thomas Farrinor- the baker who started the Great Fire of London in 1666, was believed to be making some cakes which caused the fire. Take a look at our own version of his cakes! 

Swinging around 3G style!

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 8:14am

During this task, we started swinging through the trees. Don't forget to use the code word-- BANANAS or WATERMELON if you want to stop! 

Take a look at the videos below.

Jacob's Ladder or MY LADDER?

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 7:59am

One of the toughest challenges we faces was climbing Jacob's Ladder. We had to work together in teams to help reach the top! 

Well done to Candice, Lacey-Wade and Mia who conquered the ladder and reached the top!

Take a look at the videos too!

Robin Hoods In the Making!

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 7:54am

One of our first tasks was to try our hand at archery. Even though it was a little tricky, some of us still managed to hit the target! 

Colomendy- Our Night Away!

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 7:34am

This Year, Year 2 had the very exciting adventure of going to Colomendy and having their first residential!

Over the week, I will be adding more pictures so you can see how we got on- we tired lots of new acitivities and had lots of fun! 


Insane Inflatable!

Date: 1st Jul 2019 @ 8:27am

Over Health and Well Being Week, we had a very exciting time when we had a massive 65ft inflatble course to master. Check out some of our pictures- we have lots more too! 

Super Speedy Scooters!

Date: 27th Jun 2019 @ 3:56pm

As part of Health and Well Being week, we had a special visit from Liam who was a scooting expert! We tried lots of different tricks. Take a look at our fun- there were some crashes but we kept on going! 

Keeping your teeth clean and being safe on the road!

Date: 27th Jun 2019 @ 3:52pm

Throughout this week- Health and Well Being Week, we have had visits from people who keep us safe and healthy. We spoke about our oral hygiene and how to stay safe on the road. 

Visting the Dragons of China in Arts Week

Date: 25th Jun 2019 @ 12:05pm

Throughout Arts Week we have had the opportunity to explore lots of different parts of the Chinese Culture. We tried different Dragon dances, sculpted a Terracotta Army and designed some Willow Patterns. Take a look at our work! 

Knowsley Safari Park

Date: 25th Jun 2019 @ 11:56am

To introduce ourselves to our new topic 'How would a dinosaur make a zookeeper happy?', we went on a trip to Knowsley Safari Park to find out more about different animals and their habitats. 

Science Week and Dino Dung!

Date: 14th Jun 2019 @ 8:23am

Throughout this week, we have been celebrating science and famous scientists.

We had the treat of watching a science show and then undertook some science experiments related to our new topio- How would a zookeeper make a dinosaur happy? We began to disect dinosaur dung to find out if it was a carnivore, herbivore or an omnivore. It was a very messy job! 

Rugby with the Saints

Date: 13th May 2019 @ 8:32am

We were very lucky to take part in a rugby workshop led by James Roby and the other Saints players. We even got to meet Boots the mascot!

The James Roby 'Tag' Rugby festival.

Date: 3rd May 2019 @ 3:50pm

Some Children were selected today to represent Lyme at the James Roby 'Tag' Rugby trophy at Newton Storm RLFC. Team Lyme did us proud scoring lots of tries and making some fantastic tackles. The children then got to meet St.Helens rugby legend James Roby and Saints Mascot Boots. Great team work Lyme!

Healthy Eating with Healthy Wraps

Date: 5th Apr 2019 @ 8:01am

This half term we have looked at the topic- How do you grow your own salad? Which taught us lots about healthy eating and plants! From this, during our DT sessions we designed and created some healthy balanced wraps. Take a look at what we made!

Yoga and Positive Minds

Date: 4th Apr 2019 @ 8:36am

Over this half term Year 2 have been very lucky to have Mrs Powell- (Lucy's Mum) to come in give us a taste of yoga. We have all loved taking part in these sessions aand they have linked to our learning of PATHS. Take a look at some of our yoga learning. 

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