Week 3 (18/09/17)

This week we have been refreshing our memories about being ‘purple learners’.  We made a list of positive learning behaviours and are now going to try really hard to be the best learners we can be. In our English lessons we have watched some Paddington Bear clips and collected a…

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Week 2 (11/09/17)

This week we have begun our London topic. We have thought of lots of interesting questions that we would like to find the answers to. We have read ‘Katie in London’ and ‘A Walk in London’, looking at all the different landmarks in the city. We have been focussing, in…

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Week 7 (17/7/17)

The class 2 staff would like to thank everyone for their end of year cards and gifts. We hope you all have a wonderful summer. Mrs Lucas, Mrs Marsh and Mrs Scott

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Week 6 ( 10/07/17)

In English we have been using the notes we made last week to write information texts about bears. We had to work hard to turn our notes into full sentences, joining our ides with conjunctions and starting our sentences in different ways. We wrote about the eight different species of…

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Week 5 (03/07/17)

In English, we have continued to take inspiration from our topic text ‘Wild’, by Emily Hughes; however, this week we have focused on non-fiction. Some of the main character’s friends in the story are bears so we decided to research bears, making notes and planning a non-chronological report about them. …

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Week 4 (26/06/17)

This week we have continued to write stories based on the book ‘Wild’. We have used our story maps to help us retell stories. We’ve had to make sure that the stories are written in the first person, that we’ve included powerful adjectives and adverbs, and that we’ve started our…

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Week 3 (19/06/17)

This week we have been focusing on our topic text ‘Wild’, by Emily Hughes.  Having previously described the main character and setting, this week we started to focus on some of the main events that happen in the story.  We started with the part where the little girl gets caught…

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Week 2 (12/06/17)

This week we have continued finding out about the book ‘Wild’. We have focussed in particular on the setting of the story and have written our own descriptions of the setting using powerful adjectives and adverbs, and starting our sentences in different ways. We also decided, when creating our success…

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Week 1 (05/06/17)

Welcome back! We hope you have all had a relaxing half term break. This week we have started our new topic which is centred around a picture book – but we have not read it yet!  So far we have looked at front of the book and one other illustration…

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Week 5 (22/05/17)

SATs are over!! We would like to congratulate Year 2 for being such amazing purple learners this week.  They have put in an enormous amount of effort and demonstrated the resilience, grit and determination that we talk so much about in school.  We are extremely proud of their efforts and…

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