Year 2 (Class 6) - Science - Plants

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Class 6 have been planting today as part of our science topic.

We have each planted a bean and are going to observe how our plant changes over the half term by keeping a plant diary.

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Science

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Year 2 (Class 6) - Computing - Microsoft Word

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Class 6 have used the laptops in our computing lesson.

We have used Microsoft Word to type sentences, then changed the font, size and colour. 

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Computing

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Year 2 (Class 6) - PSHE - Children's Mental Health Week

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In class 6 this week our PSHE learning linked really well to Children's Mental Health Week as we were exploring how mental health contributes to a healthy lifestyle.

We discussed that we all will feel anxious, sad or angry at times but it's important to have strategies to help us feel calm and…

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PSHE

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Year 2 (Class 7) - History - Sir William Petty Visit

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Class 7 have had a visit from Sir William Petty to tell them all about The Great Fire of London.

Sir William owned a street of houses that were destroyed in the fire. He showed us maps of London before and after the fire, explained why St Paul’s Cathedral, a stone built building with a lead…

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History

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Year 2 (Class 6) - History - Sir William Petty Visit

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Class 6 have had a very exciting morning! Sir William Petty came to visit us to teach us all about The Great Fire of London.

He told us all about how the fire started, how it spread and what parts of London were affected.

We were part of an experiment to show how the fire spread then created…

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History

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Year 2 (Class 7) - Art - Collages / Mosaics

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Class 7 have been exploring the work of collage artist Jesse Treece.

They have been taught about collage and mosaicking before creating an independent piece inspired by The Great Fire of London.  

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Art

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Year 2 (Class 6) - Computing - Editing Pictures / Uploading to the Cloud

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Class 6 are really enjoying their Computing learning this half term - 'I Am a Photographer'.

We have been taking lots of pictures of ourselves and classroom objects and editing them by cropping, adding filters and changing the brightness.

We have also learnt how to create folders and upload…

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Computing

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Year 2 (Class 6) - R.E - Baptism

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In class 6 we have been learning about how Christians celebrate baptism. 

We looked at lots of photos of what happens at a baptism and had the chance to look at some of the special objects, such as a candle, christening gown and baptism certificates. 

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Religious Education

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Year 2 (Class 6) - Money

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In class 6 we have been learning all about money.

We can recognise all of the coins and notes, order them by value and count in pounds and pence.

This week we have been exploring how to make amounts in different ways, using the coins to do this practically. 

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Maths

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Year 2 (Class 6) - Art - Mosaic Buildings

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Class 6 have continued learning new skills in their art lessons.

Today they have learnt all about mosaic and created their own mosaic buildings. 

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Art

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Year 2 - Art - Snowflakes

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The children in KS1 have enjoyed creating transient art pictures depicting snowflakes as part of their fine motor development.

They used lots of loose parts, carefully placing them to make their frosty picture.

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Art

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Year 2 (Class 6) - Art - Jesse Treece

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Class 6 have been studying Jesse Treece, a collage artist from America.

We have had a go at creating our own fire collage, using different materials and techniques. 

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Art

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