Dear Parent/Carer Happy New Year! Topic: Most of our learning will be done through focusing on our Topic which this term is ‘The Great Fire of London’. Science: ‘Materials’ is the theme of this term’s Science, re-capping on what we have learnt in year 1 and investigating in further depth as to how different materials do … Continue reading
Our literacy lessons this last week have been based on the book The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg. We have been looking at how to set a scene using adjectives and adverbs and how important it is to grab the reader’s attention from the start of our writing. We then had a debate about … Continue reading
Last week we made Christmas cards for the residents in Pelham House. We thought we could use our recycling knowledge to do this and so we made our cards by cutting up old used cards to create new ones.
In Topic this term we have started to look at famous women of the world. We have learnt about Mary Seacole, Florence Nightingale, Edith Cavell and Jennifer Worth and the amazing things that they have achieved in their lifetimes. We had fun role-playing hospitals and bandaging each other!
For the last 2 weeks we have been learning about Remembrance and what it means. We have researched the meaning behind the different coloured poppies that we wear and why we wear them. We have made poppies out of clay and painted them. We have also read Captain Sir Tom Moore’s book, ‘One Hundred Steps’ … Continue reading
Today we made use of the natural resources around the school playground and created some leaf pictures. As you can see they turned out fabulously!
Dear Parent/Carer Welcome back to Eagles and the second half of the Autumn Term. Topic: Most of our learning will be done through focusing on our Topic which is called ‘Great Women of the World’ and include women such as Mary Seacole, Florence Nightingale, Amelia Earhart and lots more. Science: Children will be researching living … Continue reading
This term we have started to look at how we measure things. We have looked closely at the measurements on a ruler and discussed the differences between a mm and a cm. In our last lesson we had to decide what an appropriate measure would be to find out the height of a child, the … Continue reading
Today we have been making Soda Bread. In Science we have been finding out about foods that keep our bodies healthy, whilst in Literacy we are learning how to write a recipe by using bossy verbs. So next week we are going to try to remember the ingredients and method to write the recipe for our … Continue reading
In Maths we have been carrying on our Place Value recognition and progressed to adding and subtracting two digit numbers. In Science we have been discovering what microbes, bacteria and viruses look like when they have been enlarged under a microscope, some of them are quite scary looking! We then drew our own to cut … Continue reading