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This morning the children enjoyed meeting up with their Buddy Group to discuss the reasons why ‘Children in Need’ is so important. Together they helped each other to create some wonderful Pudsey ears whilst talking about how we can help others, and why. Thank you for helping us to raise a brilliant £200.98!
This week we have been doing work connected with Anti-Bullying Week. We have created a large jigsaw with each piece being about each of us: things we like, who we are, etc. We have also been discussing how we could help someone who is being bullied. Next week we will be making our Viking shield […]
In Maths we have been looking at the process of multiplication, using arrays, mental multiplication and then using it to understand division. In English children have been looking at anti-bullying, reasons for bullying, how it makes us feel and then how to stop it. We also had special visitors this week – a doctor and […]
This week we welcomed ‘5 Live’ to Holland Park School, encouraging children to learn an orchestral instrument through observing, listening and playing various instruments. Next week we are looking forward to developing our musical notation skills during our Stage 1 glockenspiel course in Charanga. Mrs Stephens.
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 […]
As part of our new topic, “Above and Below”, we have been researching animals that hibernate, and why. We have also enjoyed Buddy Groups for children in Need and Odd Sock Day. Next Week we will look at whether or not animals hibernate ‘above’ or ‘below’, and what they do in preporation. We will re-cap […]
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 […]
This week we have been on a bear hunt! We found bears in the woods, made story maps about our adventure and learnt positional language. Next week we will be starting our new topic, ‘Above and Below’ by researching animals that hibernate. Mrs Edwards and Miss Friske.
We have written out our own Norse myths this week after studying Norse creation stories. Next week we are looking forward to Science experiments on dissolving different substances in liquid. Miss Hughes.