Category Archives: Y2

Map reading skills

We are still building on those geography skills! We’ve been increasing our knowledge of the UK and British Isles with an online quiz to name each country and capital city. http://www.toporopa.eu/en/uk_countries_capitals.html How many attempts will it take you to get … Continue reading

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Chocolate and sweets galore!

For the next two weeks, we are looking at Roald Dahl’s, ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’. We’ve had great fun inventing plans for new sweets and chocolate for Willy Wonka to make. We had to create some attractive packaging and … Continue reading

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Where are we?

2A have been trying very hard to develop their map reading. The challenge area in class means they can keep building on these skills and expanding their knowledge of the world. Can you name and find all seven continents? What … Continue reading

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Hooray…let’s do some art!

Year 2 are loving their current IPC unit, ‘Hooray… Let’s Go On Holiday!’ We’ve already learnt about the different types of holiday we can take across the world, how we can look after our seasides and how different holidays were … Continue reading

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Flowers & Insects Exit Point

As we come to the end of the term, we also come to the end of our IPC unit, Flowers and Insects. The children have loved using their enquiry skills to expand their knowledge and understanding of the topic. This … Continue reading

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The BFG for World Book Day

Snozzcumbers, squibbling and dream catching… 2A had a heap of fun looking at the BFG for World Book Day! We wrote some fantastic character descriptions, designed our own dream jars and created dream trees inspired by the recent film adaptation. … Continue reading

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Milepost 1 Exit Point!

On Thursday in Milepost 1 we presented our work for the ‘How Are You?’ topic! We invited our families in to see our learning! It was great to show everyone all our hard work in our IPC books! We hope … Continue reading

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Alexander Fleming

This week the children have been learning about Alexander Fleming’s discovery of Penicillin. Source: Y2 Blog

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How Are You?

Last week, KS1 had a heap of fun as we celebrated the start of our new IPC unit, ‘How Are You?’ The children had the opportunity to try 4 different tasks looking at different elements of staying healthy; a balanced … Continue reading

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