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Special Delivery

October 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Today in Birch class we had a special delivery from the postman.   We have received a special letter from a pair of superheroes that are going to visit our school. These visitors will be coming into school on Thursday 19th October to complete Superhero Training with us.   We would like to encourage all the […]

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Superhero Visitor

October 4th, 2017 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

We have had an exciting day in Year 2. We were lucky enough to be visited by a Superhero. We watched a News Report about a robbery that had taken place, which told us that a superhero was heading to St. Augustines. We prepared lots of questions, making sure that we included our Question Marks.   […]

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PE Challenge.

October 3rd, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Today in P.E we were carrying on from our last lesson. We had already worked hard on our hopping, skipping and galloping. Now it was time to begin the next set of challenges. Today we worked on: -Hopscotch -Pivoting  -Side-stepping Initially we found these quite challenging. However, with lots of practice and feedback from the […]

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Addition

October 2nd, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

This week in Year 2 we have started to look at developing our understanding of addition. To support our learning we have been using place value charts and dienes to allow us to see the concrete representations of the numbers that we are working with.   By the end of the lesson we had managed […]

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Beech Break-in

September 29th, 2017 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Today in Birch class we became heroes when we had to take care of Beech class. An arch enemy of one of our superhero friends came into school and broke into Beech classroom. They left it in a real mess. The culprit left evidence all over the classroom.    We explored the mess that had […]

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Superhero Dilemma

September 28th, 2017 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Today in Birch we were given a selection of Superhero missions that we had to complete. We created dramatic representations of these missions in order to help us solve them.      We worked in teams to decide how we would solve the dilemma whilst taking a moral stance.   Can you remember what your […]

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Real PE

September 26th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

In PE today, we continued our exploration of the story ‘The Birthday Bike Surprise.’  We returned to the dirt track to begin our lesson.   Today we were working really hard on improving our co-ordination. We were focusing on improving our fluency and control when -Side-stepping -Galloping -Hopping -Skipping   We did a fantastic job […]

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Holding Out For A Hero

September 22nd, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

This term in Year 2 we are focusing on all things Superhero! Some of the children in Birch have really been enjoying the role-play area within the classroom. After exploring the Superheroes Den, this prompted a discussion about what heroes look like. This made us think about whether all heroes wear capes and masks. Birch […]

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Arranging Numbers

September 22nd, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Today in Year 2 we have been arranging numbers using a variety of stratagies. We were given some tricky hundreds numbers that required us to apply our newly found knowledge of comparing numbers. We used the dienes to represent the numbers. This allowed us to see which number had the highest value. Once we had […]

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The Birthday Bike Surprise

September 19th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Today in P.E we focused on a new story ‘ The Birthday Bike Surprise’. We began our exploration of the story with the warm up ‘Rock, paper & Scissors’, however this didn’t involve our hands. It included our entire bodies.       Rock!         Paper! Scissors! The story led us to the ‘Dirt […]

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