Year 2

Year 2 Bushcraft

On Wednesday, Eagles class went to Folkestone Sports Centre for a morning of bushcraft. We learned all about different types of plants and spent time building shelters. We also learned fire lighting skills and how to make natural jewellery. To keep our energy levels up, we ate marshmallows toasted on the campfire and drank nettle Continue reading

Year 2 Rapid Fire Cricket

On Tuesday, Eagles class played in a Rapid Fire cricket competition at Saltwood Cricket Club. Rapid Fire is a short variation of cricket where players must strike three balls sat upon tees. The objective is to make as much mess as possible before trying to score as many runs as you can. The fielding team Continue reading

Term 6 – Eagles

Dear Parent/Carer, During Term 6, Year 2 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy:     Multi-step word problems, problem solving and co-ordinates + direction Literacy:         Pirate stories, letter writing (messages in bottles), instructions and poetry Science:          Materials (floating and sinking) and friction (including hydrodynamics) Geography:   Compass directions, map Continue reading

Newest addition to Class 2

In Eagles class, we have been incubating 9 chicken eggs for the last 21 days (as part of our science learning). This morning at 10:15, the first chick hatched! We were all in class writing at the time and all got to see the newborn emerge before us. We will add more pictures to show Continue reading

Eagles Visit Wingham

Today Eagles Class enjoyed a fantastic trip to Wingham Wildlife Park. We have been learning all about animals in class and it was great to see so many amazing creatures up close. Some of our favourites were the tigers, red pandas, otters, snakes, leopards, lions and peacocks. We also went to the dinosaur area to Continue reading

Term 5 – Eagles

Dear Parent/Carer, During Term 5, Year 2 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy:     Estimation, fractions, calculation strategies, multi-step word problems and SATs preparation Literacy:         Fables and animal stories, animal non-fiction information texts, explanation texts about pet care Science:          Life processes and living things – animals (including Continue reading

Easter Egg Hunt

On Wednesday afternoon, Eagles, Owls and Ducklings classes went for a Spring walk to the Coastal Park. The plan was for all the children to share some delicious chocolate eggs in the April sunshine. However, on the way the Easter bunny stole the huge bag of eggs that Mr Brinkley was carrying and proceeded to scatter Continue reading

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