Class 2

Little Zoo

Gemma from Little Zoo came to visit us today. She brought some creatures from the rainforest to see us. 

We held Michelle the giant African land snail. 

Milly the millipede’s legs were like Velcro to help her climb.

Colin the Madagascan cockroach likes to clean up the rainforest by eating…

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Posted by Teacher on 14 March 2019

Category: Class 2

Science: Clouds

When we were looking at clouds we created our own and made it rain. We watched closely as the droplets of water came through our clouds and changed the colour of the water beneath. 

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Posted by Teacher on 28 February 2019

Category: Class 2

Designing and making wheeled vehicles.

We have been very busy looking at wheeled vehicles. We investigated how to make axels so that the wheels could move freely when our vehicle was pushed. Then we designed them, made them and painted them. 

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Posted by Teacher on 28 February 2019

Category: Class 2

Science: Changes

We have been looking at how clouds change. We created actions to help us remember some of their names. Cumulus,  stratus, cirrocumulus, cirrus.

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Posted by Teacher on 28 February 2019

Category: Class 2

Artist visits

Today we started working with the artist Helen Yates. We are designing a mosaic together. We’re looking forward to making it. 

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 6 December 2017

Category: Class 2

Science: Observing parts of a tree.

We have been using magnifying glasses and the easiscopes to look carefully at parts of a tree.

We found:

Moss

Bark

Leaves

Twigs

Branches

Flowers

Seeds

We grouped them.

We thought that some were deciduous and some were evergreen.

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 29 November 2017

Category: Class 2

Moving pictures

We have been learning about the Great Fire of London.

In DT we have been learning how to make moving pictures using sliders.

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 17 November 2017

Category: Class 2

Nativity practice

We are starting to practice with class 1 for our infant Nativity.

Working together is lots of fun.

We can’t wait!

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 13 November 2017

Category: Class 2

Pirate Day in Class 2

We started the day by walking the plank into the swimming pool.

Then we found treasure at the bottom of the pool.

Pirates were chased by sharks.

We have made hats and learnt about some famous pirates.

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 27 October 2017

Category: Class 2

Smee the pirate came to visit us today.

We prepared lots of questions to ask Smee.

Are you a real pirate?

Do you have a ship?

Do pirates work hard?

Do you have any cannonballs on your ship?

Do you travel to lots of different countries?

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 25 October 2017

Category: Class 2

Class 2 Assembly

We have worked really hard to present our class Assembly all about penguins.

The children wrote all of the words and read them beautifully.

We entertained the School and parents with dancing, art work, singing, information and poetry.

I am really proud of everyone in class…

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 23 October 2017

Category: Class 2

Clay penguins

We used tools, clay and water to create our 3D penguins. What do you think?

 

 

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Posted by Stalmine Admin on 10 October 2017

Category: Class 2