Our Visit to Blackpool!

Today we went on a trip to Blackpool as part of our topic 'Coastline'. When we arrived in Blackpool we visited the RNLI centre. We learned all about how to stay safe at sea, got to see the rescue boats and got to see all the equipment the RNLI volunteers need! The coastguard also paid us a visit,…

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Jubilee Day!

Today we were celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee! We had a fun filled day, where we did lots of activities including a reading activity all about the queen, and a range of artwork we did with Year 1. We had great fun and had the opportunity to show the rest of the school what we had done in…

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Golden Time Treat

Today we had our Golden Time treat for those children who had not lost any golden minutes this half term. We had fun decorating some biscuits with icing and sprinkles! It was lots of fun and our favourite part of all was when we got to eat them! 

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World Kindness Day

As it was world kindness day, this morning we spent some time doing some mindfulness colouring whilst reflecting on how we can show kindness. We thought about why it is important to be kind, how it makes us feel when we are kind, and when others show kindness. Throughout the day we had to try and…

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Exploring our school habitats; living, dead or never alive.

Today we went out to explore the habitats in our school grounds. We worked in pairs to search for things that were living, dead or never been alive. We were very careful with anything living, we collected creatures in petri dishes but obviously we couldn't pick plants so we photographed anything…

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Living, dead or never alive!

What an exciting start to our new science topic on living things and their habitats. We learned about the life processes that all living things carry out in order to be a living thing. We used this checklist when trying to work out if things were living or non living. For example, to decide if…

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Our amazing Lego group!

Some of our children in Year 2 are part of a Lego group. Each time they get given a role within the group (builder, engineer, director and supplier), they all have a different job, and they have to work together to build something great! Today, this group showed incredible teamwork, and managed to…

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Measuring our heart rate

We investigated our heart rate in Science this week. First we practiced finding our pulse and counting the beats. We started by measuring our heart rate when we were still and had done no exercise; this is called our resting heart rate. Then we carried out different types of exercise for one…

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Christmas Crafts and Baking

Year 2 have been working really hard this half term to earn their class treat. As they have managed to get all of their marbles into the jar, we have been able to have our class treat which was Christmas crafts and baking! We had so much fun, making cakes, decorating biscuits, making lollipop…

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Reading Buddies

Year 4 and Year 2 lunchtime reading buddies! 
 

The children in Year 4 love supporting Year 2 children with their reading!

 

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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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Great Towers

As part of our topic, we are looking at great towers from around the world. We thought of some of the towers we know from our own city, such as the Hilton Hotel (Beetham Tower) which we can even see from school! Then we looked at some different famous towers from around the world. Some we…

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