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21 June 2024

Wild or Garden plant?

We have really enjoyed our Science topic on plants so far! Take a look at us exploring the school grounds for wild plants and garden plants. When we got back to the classroom we recorded our findings by drawing the plants we saw and labelling them. 

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21 June 2024

Beeston Castle

Today we enjoyed a visit to Beeston Castle where we applied all of our learning on Pre-historic times. 

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21 June 2024

Forest School Fun!

For our last Forest School session this academic year, we celebrated by enjoying a toasted marshmallow, more den building (this is our favourite activity), mud painting and chalking. The children truly do thrive in outdoor learning! 

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19 June 2024

Moving Pictures!

We have explored using a mechanism to make a picture move. We made a lever using card and held it in place with a split pin pivot. I cannot wait for our end product!

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19 June 2024

Practise makes perfect!

This week during PE we have practised for our upcoming Sports Day! We have practised a sprint, sack races and an assault course. 

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3 June 2024

Dino Disco!

Today year 2 had a visit from CBSO Hybrid Orchestra who performed for the children. We learnt all about rhythm, tempo, pitch etc… At the end we had a dinosaur disco, great fun was had by all. 

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13 May 2024

Fruit salad

Today in DT we’ve used our chipping skills to create our very own fruit salad. It was delicious!

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10 May 2024

Skara Brae

Continuing our History topic of the Stone Age we looked at the Pre-Historic village of Skara Brae which can be found in the Orkney Isles. Some of our human ancestors stopped being nomadic (moving around) and built homes. These small homes were round in shape and everything was made from…

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2 May 2024

The Stone Age

In History we have being learning learning about are human ancestors. We looked at cave paintings created in the Stone Age. We learnt that these were found all over the world and often depicted animals. We explored how these paintings can tell us about life in the Stone Age.

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29 April 2024

Internet searching

In computing we have continued to look at effective searching online. Today we have used our searching skills to answer questions about Dinosaurs. We have looked at how when we search online it creates a digital footprint.

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26 April 2024

Jack and the Mermaid Lagoon

This week we have planned to write an alternative version of Jack and the Beanstalk! The children thought of some great ideas. We have changed the Giant to a Mermaid and instead of a beanstalk, Jack will dive into a crystal, clear lagoon to the Mermaid’s castle!

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26 April 2024

Multiskills- Balancing

In PE we have being looking at balancing on different body parts, and what we can do to stay balanced.