Making biscuits in DT

We have made biscuits in DT this week. We tasted several different types of biscuits and picked our favourite qualities from each. We planned to make a sandwich biscuit with a filling and a coating. We then all chose our own combinations of fillings and toppings. We spent Monday baking the…

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Accurate measuring.

We have been measuring very accurately in Y2 this week using centimetres.. We measured our heads, shoulders to wrists, knees to heels, waists and the circumference of our wrists. We measured to 0.5 of a centimetre and were very precise! Well done us!

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Playtime fun!

Our first week back with all of our class in school, and look what has been built...! A fantastic trim trail in the KS2 playground and a climbing wall in the infant playground. The Y6 class made a powerpoint to teach us how to use the equipment safely and we watched this before we went on. Now we…

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World Book Day in Y2

Year 2 made some rocky road treats today to celebrate World Book Day. We then put them in Red Riding Hood's basket and followed her to Granny's house to give them to her. Unfortunately the Big Bad wolf was there when we got there but she was so tempted by the rocky road treat that she ate one of…

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Archimboldo fruit faces

We have been learning about the artist Guiseppe Archimboldo in Y2. He is an artist who is famous for creating portraits with fruit and flowers. We used Purple Mash to create our own portraits in the style of Archimboldo. Children who have been learning at home saved their work and Mrs Grierson…

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DT in Y2

This week we began our DT project for this half term. We are going to design and create our own biscuit. Obviously before we can do this we need to be sure of what we like our biscuits to look, feel and taste like, so we did some research this week and completed a research sheet to record our…

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G'day from Down Under!

Miss Broderick joined Year 2 in class this week and also said hello to the children learning at home on the Zoom meeting. She has been teaching us all about Australia. We learned that Australia is similar in some ways to England where we live, but it is also very different and we learned about…

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Neil Armstrong

This week, at home and at school we have been learning about an explorer called Neil Armstrong who was the first man to walk on the moon. We have learned facts about the moon landing and children had a 2do in Purple Mash. i have had some lovely fact sheets sent to me and I was very impressed with…

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Lockdown learning