Year 2

Year 1 and 2 Kent School Games

Last week years 1 and 2 took part in a Kent School Games competition, concentrating on their agility skills. There were 5 different activities which included; speed bounce, chest push, long jump, shuttle run and pitcher (bean bags in hoops). All children took part and completed the activities. The results came in today and we Continue reading

Phonics in Eagles

Every morning we have a phonics lesson, this week we have been focusing on the long ‘a’ sound: ay, ai, ey, eigh and a-e. We have different activities to complete throughout the week and on Thursday we get to play a game called Phonopoly! We move around the board saying and sounding out different words Continue reading

Science in Eagles

This term’s Science topic is all about growing and planting. We have been looking at how seeds are pollinated and how bees are so important in this process. We have also been discussing how seeds are dispersed through blowing, eating, exploding, sticking and floating. We are going to grow our own seeds which we have Continue reading

Video – Penny Giles Holi / Holy Week Fun Run

So after a few technical issues we are delighted to share with you the hilarious ‘video highlights’ of the Penny Giles Holi / Holy Week Fun Run! The fundraiser has now almost reached £4300 (including Gift Aid) for Cancer Research UK which is amazing, there is still time to donate if you wish – https://justgiving.com/fundraising/pennygilessteanswythes Continue reading

Homework in Eagles

Eagle’s class created some amazing homework last term and we would like to share some of it with you. Among the things shown we have had lots of stories and some brilliant pictures too. Very well done to those who really got into our topic of Castles and Knights. We can’t wait to see what Continue reading

Year 2 Games Club

Today we focused on a really old game called Pick-up Sticks, which involves letting the sticks fall and then attempting to pick them up with another stick trying not to touch others in the pile. It was harder than it looks but good fun! Then for the next half an hour we got to choose Continue reading

Eagle’s Parent Letter Summer 1

Dear Parent/Carer Welcome back. We hope you had a lovely Easter break. Topic: Most of our learning will be done through focusing on our Topic, which this term is ‘Pirates’. We will be researching the history of pirates and using geographical skills to navigate the world, including the use of an atlas. Science: Ready, Steady, Grow is Continue reading

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