This week we have started our English topic, looking at Mrs Armitage on Wheels! We have thoroughly enjoyed sequencing the story, also looking at the problems throughout. In Maths we have enjoyed investigating odd and even numbers, sorting and completing word problems around this. We had special visitors from Clacton Dentist. They came in and […]
After our relaxing break we have been very keen to share our memories from Christmas. We have written recounts, thank you notes and New Year resolutions. In Maths, Mrs Mills and Miss Hunt have been challenging us with problem solving activities involving division and multiplication. Next week we will be rocketing into our new topic, […]
This week we have started our Christmas themed letters to Santa. In Maths we have enjoyed using tally charts/bar charts to find out information in class. Next week Year 2 are looking forward to our Nativity performances which we have been busy practising. Mrs Mills and Miss Hunt.
In Year 2 this week we have been focusing on our theme of ‘Toy Story 3’. We have been using Lego to create new scenes and characters. We have also started our new history topic on Florence Nightingale and what she did for us. We are looking forward to continuing our festivals theme in […]
We have really enjoyed starting our new English topic which is focused around Toy Story 3. We have written some amazing character descriptions and created Wanted posters. In Maths we have explored different weights and measures. We can now predict and estimate as well as check our ideas using scales. We have also taken time […]
Year 2 have had an exciting week exploring the seasonal changes of Autumn. They have written some super acrostic poems about pumpkins, collected leaves on their nature walk and produced some beautiful leaf rubbing pictures. During their Maths lessons they found really interesting ways to make 100. In Science they investigated the properties of different […]
We are looking forward to our trip to Fingringhoe Wick and have started to investigate habitats, food chains and environmental issues in the area. We have also been creating animal alphabetical lists using dictionaries this week. We are looking forward to creating information booklets all about local habitats, using our exceptional alphabet skills!
In Year 2 this week we have been learning about The Great Fire of London. we have written diary entries and created backdrops for our design and technology project. We have had lots of fun with practical maths exploring how to divide and multiply numbers. Next week we will be making our houses and silhouettes […]
Year 2 have been busy writing the next story of the Minpins book by Roald Dahl. The children have created many different exciting adventures using the characters and lots of magic! We have also been incorporating “fidget spinners” into our learning this week. We have been set a challenge to solve the mystery of who […]
Year 2 had a fabulous day collecting bugs in 2 different habitats. We enjoyed sweeping the meadow with our nets and dipping in the pond. Our favourite discoveries in the meadow were the red soldier beetle, the wood boring beetle as well as crickets and grasshoppers. In the pond we found lots of shrimps, snails […]