Class 2 – Music
Today we did music. We learned a new song for Harvest Festival, called ‘Harvest Time’. We created some actions to go with the song. We are looking forward to celebrating the Harvest Festival next week.
In English, we have been looking at the story of ‘Billy’s Bucket.’ We imagined that we were stuck in Billy’s bucket and needed rescuing. We wrote a message in a bottle to throw out of the bucket.
When Billy looked in his bucket, he went under the sea. We all saw different…
Today we looked at some famous paintings of boats on the sea. We then painted our own picture. We started by painting the sky. We then painted the sea in green. After the green sea had dried, we painted over the top in blue. Next, we used a lollypop stick to create waves.
This afternoon we decided to do some artwork to make our class reading garden more inviting. We used finger painting to create some colourful butterflies and leaves. We had to make sure that the butterflies were symmetrical. We also made some collage flowers using card and tissue…
Today we visited the school library. We looked around at the books and read some to a friend. Some of us even got to sit on the special beanbags! We chose ‘The Witches’ by Roald Dahl as our class book. We have enjoyed reading chapter one at home time. We can’t wait to read chapter…
In Class 2 we enjoy our mind breaks between learning. It helps us to stay focused and ready for the rest of our learning.
Investigating Our Emotions
In PSHE we have been investigating different emotions. We used mirrors to look at our facial expressions before we talked about how they made us feel inside.
In Science we are learning about what seeds need to grow into healthy plants. Last week we planted some Marigold seeds. We wanted to carry out a fair test so we planted the seeds in the same pots, amount of soil and used the same amount of water. We put some seeds on the…
Class 2 have been learning about Ramadan. We looked at the celebration called 'Eid ul Fitr' which marks the end of the month of Ramadan.
We enjoyed designing our own Mehndi patterns.
Class 2 Nativity - Christmas Counts
Well, what can I say?
Proud teacher moment!
I am so proud of each and every person in Class 2, they have all worked extremely hard preparing for our class nativity. Everyone put in 100%, they acted like professionals, danced like stars and sang…
Yesterday we had a visit from Dave who talked to us about healthy bodies and how our body works.
We learnt about all the major organs inside our body and Kayla wore a special suit to show where our organs fit within our body.
Herbie and George D had to walk…
We have had a very exciting week this week around school with our 'Children Around the World' week.
Here are some of the exciting things we have learnt quoted from a few members of our class.
"This week I was in the group where we learnt different things about Kenya. I have learnt…