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Art Week in Year Two!

What a special week we have had in Year Two! We started off the week by learning about Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night painting. We looked at the techniques, shapes and colours that Van Gogh used and tried to create our own chalk pastel, starry night background for our Christmas cards.  We were really pleased with our results! We then used […]

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Festive Fun in Year Two

Year Two have had a fun-filled, festive few weeks in class. Here are some photos of all the fun we have been having. Merry Christmas!

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A Busy Morning at Haigh Hall!

On Friday, Year Two had a wonderful, wintery morning at Haigh Hall Country Park. In Geography, we have been learning all about our local town so we visited Haigh Hall to see some of the human and physical landmarks in our local area. Year Two were fantastic at spotting the features from the viewpoint and […]

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Glitter Germs, Exercise Experiments and Lots of Science Fun!

In Year Two this week, we have been learning all about Animals including Humans. We have learnt a lot about how different types of animals are born, what different types of animals there are and what different types of animals need. Towards the end of the week, we have learnt lots about the human body […]

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Another Great Day in Year Two

On Friday, we had another fun-filled day in Year Two. In maths, we have been learning all about Capacity, so we used our knowledge of measures to mix some truly disgusting potions based on the book George’s Marvellous Medicene. We love reading Roald Dahl in Year Two and, after reading the book, we couldn’t wait […]

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Fun and Festivities in Year Two!

We have had a very fun and busy week in Year 2! We have created lots of Christmas craft and cards for our families and our penpals at Sunning Hill Primary, Bolton. We had lots of fun making Christmas decorations, even if we did get a little bit messy with the paints and the glitter!! […]

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What a busy term!

We have had such a busy, fun and exciting start to our time in Year Two! Our first term together has flown by and we have done so many fun and amazing things together. We started our term by learning all about pirates! We did some amazing writing about “The Night Pirates” and even got […]

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Magnificent Maths

Wow! In Year Two, we have been working very hard and doing some amazing maths work! We have been Maths Detectives finding proof and evidence to show that our answers are correct. Look at some of the clever ways that we explained how we know that 7 is closer to 5 than it is to […]

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Topic Week in Year Two

Last week, Year Two learnt all about Florence Nightingale and how she made hospitals much nicer places. We travelled back in time and watched a video about a hospital in Scutari at the time of the Crimean War. We wrote poems about what it was like there. We then did some role play, imagining that […]

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Amazing Authors in Year Two

Year Two have been learning all about the Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson. We looked really carefully at the adjectives and similes in the story and practised writing expanded noun phrases using our best adjectives to describe the different places that the Snail and the Whale visited. We worked like real authors to […]

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