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Year Two News!

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!

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This Week in Year 2

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 […]

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Year 2 News

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 […]

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Year 2 trip to Fingringhoe Wick

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 […]

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What’s been happening in Year 2…

This week we have been learning about the Great Fire of London. We have been lucky enough to try on and explore equipment used in the past and in modern times e.g. fire fighter uniforms, safety equipment and looking at photographs. We have been talking about fire safety and how to behave around fire and […]

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What’s been happening in Year 2

This week we have been brushing up on our time telling skills including quarter past, quarter to and digital times. To launch our new topic “All Creatures Great and Small”, we have enjoyed researching information about dangerous and deadly animals ready to write our own information books next week.  

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What’s been happening in Year 2…

This week Year 2 have been investigating the properties of 2D and 3D shapes and have had lots of fun exploring symmetry. We have made our own potion mixers in an exciting D&T day! We had to investigate different ways of joining material to make our mixers. In the afternoon we tested how well the […]

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What’s been happening in Year 2…

This week in Year 2 we have been focusing on the film Shrek 2. We have built our own potion machine and are learning how to answer questions effectively. In Maths we have been learning how to count in fractions, finding fractions of shape and learning life skills in fractions of money!  

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What’s been happening in Year 2…

Last week in Year 2 we looked at the artwork of the famous English painter L.S.  Lowry. We looked at the impact he had within the art world. We are really excited to be using chalk on the school playground to attempt our own Lowry art work this week. Pancake Day menu: Tuesday, 9th February. […]

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