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Welcome to Orange Class!

 

Key Information:

Outdoor Learning is every Monday - Please bring old clothes, a coat and wellies.

PE is every Wednesday and Thursday - Please bring a full PE kit with trainers/plimsolls.

Home Learning - Folders go home on a Friday night, please return by the following Thursday morning.

Thank you.

 

Science Week!

This week we have enjoyed our topic of Up, Up and Away! We had a visit from a hawk and we conducted lots of different experiments.

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Chickens!

The chickens we hatched are now 6 weeks old and getting bigger each day! The children have been holding and are enjoying taking care of them.

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A little bit of Drama...

Based on the story 'Room on the Broom,' the children have created their own story called 'Room on the Surfboard.' The children loved getting into character and acting the story using different props!

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Outdoor PE

The children really enjoyed practising their passing and tackling skills this week. We learnt how to stop the ball and how to change direction to get around a defender!

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Pond Dipping!

This afternoon we all went to the pond and had a go at pond dipping! We found a dragonfly nymph, water lice, tadpoles and lots of other creatures! We also saw a big fish but it was too quick to get a picture of it!

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Spring Term

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Holding the chicks!

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The chicks have hatched!

We have been really excited all day watching the chicks hatch! We managed to catch one chick hatching on video!

Spelling!

Here is the list of all the words we have learnt in Year 2. Make sure you know how to spell all of them! You could write the words outside, you could make the words using pasta or even just practise writing them in the air!

A skype call from Neil Armstrong...

The children were really excited to ask questions and learn about a journey into space when they skyped Neil Armstrong!

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Launching our Rockets!

As part of our topic on Space, the children designed and made rockets. They then had great fun testing them outside!

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Multiskills Festival!

The children really enjoyed showing off a range of skills, from working together as a team, to controlling a football.

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The chicks are growing...

Today we candled (looked inside) the eggs and saw the tiny embryos moving! They are due to hatch on Monday 20th March.

 

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A visit from a tractor!

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World Book Day!

The children really enjoyed dressing up as their favourite book character. We wrote a story as a whole class which you can read below!

We really enjoyed performing this story to the children in Yellow Class!

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We are hatching some chicks!

We have been really excited in Orange Class this week as we have put 12 eggs in our incubator! We are hoping to have chicks hatch in 3 weeks time.

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Orange Class play some bowls!
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Making our Outdoor Adventure bags!

The children really enjoyed designing and creating a bag for their clothes.

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Rainforest Artwork
We have been busy making lots of different things for our rainforest topic...
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Rainforest chalk drawings
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Our classroom garden!
We investigated what a seed needs to grow, and have had fun exploring outdoors and planting our own seeds in the classroom.
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Algorithms!
The children enjoyed working out how to program their bee-bot to get to an animal in our 'rainforest.'
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Making mince pies!
The children followed a recipe and worked together to bake some mince pies in time for Christmas!
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Our Christmas Play!
The children really enjoyed the Christmas play. Here are a few photos...
Outdoor Adventures!
This term we have been taking our learning outdoors, where we have measured different natural materials, built shelters for animals to sleep in and investigated light using shadow puppets. The children found a caterpillar and researched on the internet and found out it would turn into a Pale Tussock Moth!
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Bike Week

The children really enjoyed taking part in our bike races for Bike Week!
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Art & Design
This term we have created lots of different artwork. The childen really enjoyed designing and creating their own 'healthy living' painting!
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