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Pluto & Jupiter Year 2

Welcome to Year 2

 

Meet the Team

 

Pluto Class

Class Teacher - Miss Selvey

LSA - Mrs Cobley

HLTA (Thursday afternoon) - Mrs Britton

 

Jupiter Class

Class Teacher - Mrs Madeley

LSA - Mrs Beal

HLTA (Monday afternoon) - Mrs Britton

 

Important Dates

Friday 7th April 2017-Break up for Easter Holidays

Easter Holidays-Monday 10th April - Friday 21st April 2017

Term 5 starts- Monday 24th April 2017

Monday 1st May 2017-Bank Holiday Monday

Tuesday 23rd May 2017-Saturn Class Assembly at 9am

Friday 26th May 2017-Sports Day and Family Picnic

Friday 26th May 2017-End of Term 5

Half Term-Monday 29th May 2017-Friday 2nd June 2017

Monday 5th June 2017-Inset Day

Tuesday 6th June 2017-Term 6 Starts

Tuesday 13th June 2017-Sunshine Class Assembly at 9am

Tuesday 11th July 2017-Rainbow Class Assembly at 9am

Wednesday 19th July 2017-Year Two Open Doors

Friday 21st July 2017-End of Term 6 and academic year

 

Term 5 & 6

 

This term our project is 'What makes Africa amazing?'

 

 

What do we already know?

  • They have animal like cheetahs – Macie

  • Some animals are more dangerous than others – Edie

  • They have different wildlife – Kamran

  • It’s hot – Barney, Morgan

  • Africa is made up of lots of coutnires – Ben

  • Africa is bigger than our country – Lily

  • A lot of people live there – Charlie

 

What would you like to find out?

  • What types of animals live there? – Kaisha

  • How many countries are there? - Dougie

  • What are the names of the countries? – Ben

  • What are the houses like? What are they made from? – Morgan

  • Who was the first person in Africa? – Charlie

  • What kind of clothes do they wear? – Ava

  • How many people live there? – Faith

  • How many schools are there and what are they like? – Macie

  • How do you find your way around? – Kamran

  • What is the food like? – Holly

 

African Market Experience

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Our trip!

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Growing Cress!

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Allotment Visit!

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I enjoyed learning how to make a bug hotel - Faith

I liked doing the scavenger hunt - Tommy

I enjoyed finding all the bits needed for the bug hotel - Ava

I now know how to make a bug hotel - Edie

We found a bug in our tub! - Dougie

Send a cow!

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Map Skills

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As we will be learning about Africa throughout our project we had a go at locating Africa on a map. We learned that Africa is a continent made up of lots of different countries. We then had a go at finding these countries in our atlases and using this to label our own maps!

AFRICAN WOW DAY!

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For our WOW day we 'flew' to Africa and had a day to enjoy lots of different African themed activities!

 

I enjoyed watching the Lion King - Tommy

I liked making the fruit kebabs and eating them because they were yummy! - Harriet

My fruit kebab had apple, banana and pineapple on it! - Faith

I enjoyed making the chapattis, it was fun - Lily-May

I enjoyed weaving - Charlie

I liked the scavenger hunt and finding all the animals on the field - Barney

Science - Plant Dissection!

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Term 3/4

 

Our project for this term is:

'What has made the greatest difference?'

 

We will be looking at significant individuals, events and inventions that have made a difference to our lives today.

 

What we know already:

We used to have different cars - Holly

If we hadn't had WWII it would be different now -  Ben

Tools were made out of stone - Lily

There used to be different bikes in Victorian times - Dougie

 

What we would like to find out:

Who was the first person to go on the moon? - Morgan

What did doctors use in the old days? - Edie

When were cars invented? - Kaisha

What did houses use to look like? - Charlie

Final Outcome - Present history exhibition - Open Doors

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Year 2 Class Assembly - What has made the greatest difference?

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The Great Fire of London!

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The Great Fire of London Artwork

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Victorian Day!

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Visit from parents and grandparents

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WOW DAY - Catwalk! How do our clothes now compare to the past?

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Term 1/2

 

Our project this term is:

Where in the world are we?

 

Some questions we would like to find out are:

 

How many people live in England?  Holly

What does the Queen do?  Oliver

What is the smallest country in the world?  Ben

How many houses are there in our local area? Barney

Project - Final outcome - Raising money for the RNLI with our factfiles.

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This term we have been learning all about our local area for our project. For our final outcome we created a factfile about our local area, using all the information that we have learned. At the Christmas Bazaar people were able to take one in return for a donation for the RNLI.

Anti-Bullying Week

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All this week we have been learning about 'anti-bullying' and focusing on using our 'power for good'. We created posters to show the different ways we can be kind to others.

 

We can help people - Rhinana

Say nice words - Charlie

Show kindness to others - Ben

Be kind to someone everyday - Ava

You can elp someone even if you don't know them - Pheobe

Ipads!

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We have really enjoyed learning about computing using our new Ipads! We had a go at programming Beebot to find the flowers!

 

We were de-bugging to fix a problem - Harriet

We realised that the arrow made it turn and not walk so we had to press forward again - Lily

To make Beebot reach the flower we had to press forwards twice, then left turn, then forwards again - Louis

Autumn Day

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I loved making the leaf owls! - Faith

I liked that we got to wear Autumn clothes - Michael

I liked writing our Autumn poem - Dougie

I enjoyed doing the poem - Lily-May & Harriet

I loved doing all the nice art activities - Ava

I learned that leaves change colour - Jessica

RNLI talk - by Charlie

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Year 2 were very lucky to have a very informative presentation about the RNLI from Charlie Beal in Pegasus.

We really enjoyed learning about how Charlie became interested in the RNLI and learning some great information about the different types of boats! Thank you so much for taking the time to come and speak to us.

Village and hill walk

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Beach Walk

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We walked to the beach and found out about our environment - Christopher

There is a fort at the end of Brean Down that there used to be fighting on - Erin

Uphill's shiny beach has soft, golden sand and a shimmering sea - Marlee

I liked finding shells and seaweed - Jessica

It was fun building sandcastles - Macie

I enjoyed having our photo taken in a circle - Ben

I liked making sand volcanos - Dougie

RNLI - WOW Visitor

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As a WOW start to our project we were very lucky to be visited by a member of the RNLI!

 

I learned about the lifeboats and what they do - Faith

I learned about the different danger flags - Barney

I liked it when Gabriel put the lifeguard clothes one! - Harriet

I enjoyed watching Miss Selvey dress up in the RNLI uniform. It was so funny! - Holly

Chris Cox told us that he rescued someone near the Old Pier because they were stuck in the water - Nadia

A dog fell off the cliff and the RNLI saved him - Logan

The RNLI can save people when they are drowning using a lifeboat, which goes very fast - Zack

iMaths week!

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In maths week I did a challenge where you had to use colours to make different numbers - Barney

We did Pascal's triangle and had to find the missing numbers - Dougie

I liked having challenges to solve ourselves - Macie

I enjoyed doing maths with my learning partner - Kaisha

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