Save Fred!

Today we were learning about how to work as a team to solve problems. We discussed the different problems we could face and the strategies we could use to solve them. The children then worked in groups to solve the problem of how to ‘Save Fred’ and put his life ring on without using their hands […]

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Welcome to Year 2

Welcome back. We hope you have all had a lovely summer break and are ready for some fun and exciting learning in year 2. We will be keeping the blog updated with news and information about year 2 and will be celebrating the work of year 2 by sharing work and photographs of our learning. […]

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What have we been doing?

  In Literacy this week we have been……. Writing – drafting an introduction for our own non-chronological report on Africa Using our homework and collecting ideas from it ready to write the main part of our report. Reading – making inferences on the basis of what is being said and done within a story. Spellings […]

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What have we been doing this week?

 In Literacy this week we have been……. Writing – Learning a Non-Chronological Report about England. Looking at the features of a Non-Chronological Report (Title, Opening Statement, Sub-headings and Closing Statement) Learning about Paragraphs, when they are used and how they help to make an effective writer.         Reading – Using non-fiction books to find information about […]

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What have we been doing this week?

In Literacy this week we have been……. Writing –  Introducing Non-Chronological Reports             Reading –  Meerkat Mail    –   Making character inferences, formulating opinions and linking stories Handwriting – Learning to join and presenting our work neatly in all subjects Sentence Construction – Using ‘if’ and ‘or’ to link our ideas.   At home you could ……….. Continue to […]

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