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19 September 2023

Fantastic flexible partitioning

In maths we used the base ten to help us flexibly partition numbers to 100. We created two groups and wrote the number sentences. This helped us see that numbers can be made up in different ways.

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18 September 2023

E safety

In computing today we used the I pads to help us search safely online. We used purple mash to search different topics and apply filters. 

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13 September 2023

Gymnastics

Today we’ve had our first gymnastics lesson. We learnt all different gymnastic shapes including the pike, squat and dish. We had great fun practising our new skills!

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20 July 2023

Maths Fun

Today we’ve enjoyed completing Maths activities for our lesson. We used our addition, subtraction and multiplication skills to solve problems, play games and to create colourful mosaics. 

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11 July 2023

Piet Mondrian in ICT

In our ICT lessons, year 2 have been looking at the artwork of Piet Mondrian and trying to recreate his artwork using the laptops and tablets.  You can see from some of the children’s work that this is an artist who used lots of lines and bold colours in his paintings.

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11 July 2023

Fun at the monkey forest

The Puffins had a fantastic time at the Monkey Forest today.  We even saw a baby monkey that had been born overnight.  The children were a real credit to the school and our tour guide told us lots of interesting facts about the monkeys.

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4 July 2023

Supersorting

Year Two were busy sorting materials according to their different properties in Science this week.  They worked in small groups and had to find objects within the classroom and match theme to the property displayed on the label.  We soon realised that some objects fitted into 2 or moreā€¦

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3 July 2023

Deforestation Debate

We enjoyed using the opinion starters to argue why deforestation is a bad idea. We were very impressed with how many facts we remembered from last week! 

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30 June 2023

Eid Food Tasting

Thank you so much for you kind donations of delicious food. The children were SO excited to try and it was a big thumbs up from us! 

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29 June 2023

Sharing stories

Several of the Puffins are really into reading at the moment.  It is lovely to see virus children bringing in reading materials from home and sharing them with the rest of the class.  Roald Dahl is proving to be a big hit with the class!

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29 June 2023

Researchers in action

Year 2 were researchers in their English lesson today.  They used iPads to find information about deforestation, in preparation for writing their persuasive letter to the giants.  They recorded their findings on post-its before having a class discussion about their research.  

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28 June 2023

Feature Magpies

We started a new genre today, a persuasive letter. We looked at examples and found the features, discussing what they mean. We did a great job! 

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