We think there are 5 robin chicks tucked up in this watering can.
Whilst planting beans, kindly donated by Jack Bellingham, year 2 discovered a nest of young chicks in one of the watering cans. They were keen for us to email all the staff at the school to make sure no one used the watering can by accident.
Year 2 visited Portland Museum by coach. When we arrived we were split into two groups. One group were spoken to by a guide called Keith who told us about pirates and smuggling. Keith had a selection of objects which he showed us. They were things which were smuggled in the days when pirates were read more »
We had a pirate day when we came to school dressed up as pirates. We made pirate flags using black, white and red paper. We cut out scary pirate flags from the paper which we will display in our classrooms. We learnt about shipwrecks and smugglers; smugglers stole things late at night from ships, hid them in read more »
Working in groups of 4 or 5, we were given 2 gingerbread men biscuits. We cut each gingerbread man in half and placed each half in a separate bowl. We were then given 20ml of water, 20ml of milk, 20ml of vinegar and 20ml of sunflower oil which we poured over each half. We left read more »
We are learning different traditional tales. This week we are learning about The Gingerbread Man. We’ve brought in Gingerbread Man biscuits and cakes. We have talked about the story when a lady and a man wanted a son. The lady baked a gingerbread man. She then fell asleep and when she woke up, the Gingerbread Man read more »
We have done some more work on our Little Red Riding Hood stories. We have written our stories and added speech marks and punctuation. We have had to think carefully about how we can improve our writing to make our stories more interesting to read. We have designed a trap to catch the wolf. Here are read more »
Our teacher has been telling us the story of Little Red Riding Hood. We have been writing our version of the story in our books, sometimes using story maps. We practise our spellings, joined up writing and make sure we use adjectives and verbs. By Summer, Lucy, Theo and Jun
Welcome to 2H’s blog. This is the first time we have put our blogging skills to the test. Hopefully as the weeks go on the children will be able to add their own insights into being in 2H and the learning we do together. This week we welcomed a new class member to 2H. Hello read more »