This afternoon in Year 2 we finished off our School Days topic by making a timeline of important dates in our school’s history. We were fascinated that the school closed due to a smallpox outbreak in 1870 and appalled that flushing toilets weren’t installed until 1902!Read More Y2 Timelines
This afternoon Year 2 got out their magnifying glasses and became history detectives. We are learning about what it as like at school in the past and today we focused on our own school. We dug through the school archives and found out lots of interesting facts by examining primary sources including photos, letters, old […]Read More History detectives in Y2
Today’s science lesson was about keeping clean to stay healthy. To help us understand how what soap does, we conducted a simple experiment where we used cinnamon to represent microbes and a bowl of water to represent our hands. We were amazed to see the effect of soap on the “microbes”.Read More Y2 ask: why do we use soap?
Some classes listened to a wide selection of Christmas songs today, from traditional carols through to contemporary pop, as they played a fun game to find their class favourite. The winning songs were: Year 1: Rockin’ Around The Christmas TreeYear 2: All I Want For Christmas Is YouYear 4: All I Want For Christmas Is […]Read More Young Music Critics
Year 2 conducted an experiment to find out which material is best suited for making cutlery. The children scored each type of cutlery and also considered the environmental impact before coming to a conclusion.Read More Science in Y2: Which material is best for cutlery?
Calling all children and adults, and those in between! Fancy a fun and creative challenge this week? Have a look on your book shelf at all of your favourite books. Could you recreate a book cover using things around your home? Here are some creative examples to inspire you… If you fancy taking part (it […]Read More Book Cover Challenge
Year 1 and Year 2 Pinch, punch 1st of the month! Good Morning Everyone, We were all blessed with beautiful weather during the half term holiday. I hope you all feel rested and refreshed under the circumstances. This week we are going to be using BBC Bitesize Literacy. Once you have completed your morning workout […]Read More Key stage 1- 01.06.20
Today is the last day I will be your teacher. I am sad that I won’t be your teacher any more but I am not focussing on that. We should all be thinking about lucky we have been to have such a fun time this year and I am certainly thinking about how lucky I […]Read More Year 2 22.05.20
I saw a beautiful heron at the weekend- can you spot it? Also a coot on its nest and a couple of mallards to take a look at. Here is some more information on herons:https://www.rspb.org.uk/birds-and-wildlife/wildlife-guides/bird-a-z/grey-heron/Also I saw the bird picture below:Can you work out what it is using the RSPB bird identifier? https://www.rspb.org.uk/birds-and-wildlife/wildlife-guides/identify-a-bird/9.00-9.30 PE with Joe […]Read More Year 2 21.05.20
Hello Year 2! I hope you are enjoying your week so far. In what way have you been kind this week? Tell me all about it by writing to me on Seesaw or commenting on this blog. Have a good day! 9.00-9.30 PE with Joe Wicks https://www.youtube.com/thebodycoachtv 9.30-10.30- Maths1.) Have a go at these questions […]Read More Year 2 20.05.20