Making Fruit Kebabs

As part of our topic, we have made fruit kebabs. We started off by looking at where fruit comes from. We explored the packaging to find the countries that our fruit was grown in, and then we located them on a map. We discovered that fruit tends to come from countries near the equator, as they are…

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Games Day

As a reward for not losing any golden minutes this half term, we got to have a games day. The children were able to bring in a board game from home, and we spent the afternoon sharing our games and having lots of fun playing different things. Well done Year 2! 

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The Wise Men

In RE, we have been looking at The Christmas Story. Today, we learned about the moment the wise men found out Jesus had been born. They saw a bright star in the sky, which they knew must have meant something important. They followed it all the way to the Baby Jesus and knew that Jesus was the new…

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Letters to Santa

Today, we have been on the laptops using Microsoft Word to create a letter to Santa. We had to explore with font, size, and color to make a letter to Santa! Once we had completed them, we printed them out and left them for our Elf, Buddy, who we hope will take them to the North Pole for us!

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Special Delivery!

When we arrived to school this morning, there was a huge igloo in our classroom! Buddy (Our Elf) had left a note on the window saying he had sent it from the North Pole. We discussed lots of theories, but we think this is possibly where Buddy lives when he is in the North Pole. We have added some…

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Remixing Traditional Tales

Today, we had another experience day as part of our English lesson. This half term, we have been reading Little Red Reading Hood, which is a traditional tale with a twist. Today, we explored lots of different fairytale stories, and then had 10 minutes with our partner to mix them all up and create…

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Reading Buddies

We have paired up with Year 4 to help improve our reading! Every Monday, a child from year 4 comes and listens to us read a story. It was really nice for them to help us develop our reading skills and for us all to share our love of reading! 

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Fitness Advent

Throughout December, Mrs Jagger has challenged all year groups to keep up with their fitness advent calendar. Each day, we open a different window, and get given a different exercise to do! We are really enjoying getting even fitter throughout advent, and it is such good fun too!

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Characteristics of the UK

This week in Geography, we were focusing on the UK. We started by looking at an aerial view of the UK on google earth and seeing what we noticed about it. We noticed lots of things such as, the UK is relatively small, it is surrounded by water which means it is an island, it is mostly green, it…

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What time is it, Mr Wolf?

This week in Maths, we have been looking at time. We have been learning how to read and draw times, such as o clock, half past, quarter past and quarter to. We have played lots of games and used the small clocks to make times for ourselves, which has really helped us to secure our understanding!…

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How shall we sort the foods and drinks?

As part of our Science unit, we've been learning about the importance for humans of eating the right amounts of different types of foods. We were split into groups and given a variety of different food and drink cards. We had to discuss in our groups how to best sort the cards and give reasons for…

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An Elf Has Landed!

We couldn't believe our eyes this morning, when we arrived in school to find an elf, attached to some string, dangling from the ceiling! He had a note, explaining that he has come from the North Pole to keep an eye on us in class! Each night he is going to go back to the North Pole to report back…

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