Year 2 started a series of science lessons on how important and amazing trees are for humans, animals, birds, insects, plants and the planet. The children were able to share their existing knowledge about trees and build upon it. We discussed the many ways that trees benefit the planet and help support life. We kept […]Read More Treemazing Trees
We had a plant-packed science lesson this week. Year 2 all contributed to a class discussion on what plants need to grow and then designed an experiment to see what would happen if plants are deprived of what they need. They made some excellent predictions. We will observe what has happened to our deprived plants […]Read More Science year 2; Blooming Marvellous.
This week in Geography, Year 1 and 2 were comparing the weather in the UK to the weather in Brazil. They created weather maps and reported on the weather expected in Brazil. The news reports were so impressive, the Brazilian news team asked KS1 to create a special report about Football in Brazil.Read More KS1 Geography – And now for the weather!
Year 2 are becoming accomplished botanists and can discuss plants with knowledge and enthusiasm. This week we made careful observations of the growing seeds that we planted a few weeks ago. We also created mini propagators and planted bean seeds in freezer bags with wet tissue. We made predictions about how quickly the beans will […]Read More Science Y2 – Germinating a bean in a bag.
This week, Year 1 and 2 started our new DT project. We worked on scissors skills and sliders that move in a linear motion. Here are some of our results.Read More KS1 DT – Sliders
The Year 1 and Year 2 classrooms are looking a little closer to normal this week. Goodbye rows, group tables are back!Read More On step closer to normality!
Today year 2 were so creative and artistic. After being inspired by the work of pop artist James Rizzi, they made their own amazing collages. They used their imaginations and interpretations of the city we live in to create expressive cityscape collages. Following James Rizzi’s style, they drew buildings alive with detail, cut them out […]Read More Art – year 2
We’ve explored human nutrition and learnt why we need to eat a balanced range of foods.Read More Science – Year 2 Human Nutrition