In the ICT Suite today Team 2Hy were working on their mouse and keyboard skills.
This term the children have created Power Points using images we have taken around school. They've learned to navigate the mouse and access folders on the PC that they have previously saved. They have also…
2Hy are reading 'The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe' from the Chronicles of Narnia.
Today they are producing character descriptions of Mr Tumnus.
"Mr Tumnus has curly hair and he has a reddish scarf with wavy bits on the end." describes Chloey.
Louise added "Mr Tumnus is half…
This morning everyone in 2Hy worked up an appetite for their lunch by working hard on their multi skills in PE.
This included bowling, curling, boxing, ball skills, speed tests, hoopla hopping and speed stacks.
Just looking at their photos is exhausting - Good job Team 2Hy!
In Maths this week Miss Housby's group have been counting using Base 10. They have split 2 digit numbers into tens and ones, written number sentences and drawn their own pictures of numbers in Base 10 form.
They have all become very confident at counting forwards and backwards in tens as…
Miss Housby's Maths class are beginning to split 2 digit numbers. They've been concentrating hard and sharing equipment in pairs.
In Science today 2Hy looked at different sources of light. They enjoyed exploring torches, glow sticks, bicycle lights and electrical appliances around school.
In the sensory room the children used the disco ball to reflect light onto the walls. They ended their lesson with a bit of…
During their topic work 2Hy have been using conjunctions to debate whether Alexander the Great was 'great' or 'not so great'. They used additional and contradicting conjunctions to present their case.
Have a read of Harry's article for the Park Observer to help you decide.
Thanks to Harry…
Ollie has worked hard at home this week researching Ancient Greece for our topic work.
Great job, keep it up everyone.
Remember that we get extra stickers on our reward charts for completing our homework and stickers equate to prizes.
Well done to Ollie for being the Star of the Week in 2Hy this week for improved confidence during our school swimming lessons.
Also, congratulations to Harry for a successful interview and becoming a Digital Leader for KS2!
Great achievements boys.
Today in music we listened to a traditional song that is sung at weddings in South Africa to bring good luck to the bride and groom. Even though we didn't understand the lyrics because they weren't sung in English we still enjoyed the music and unusual clicking sounds
We copied rythmns, sang a…
Today we explored ways of powering technology with Mrs Whitworth. We identified sources of power and named appliances that used batteries in different ways.
We had fun sorting many types of batteries in different ways. Some were VERY old.
We liked to idea of rechargeable batteries to help…
In arts award today 2Hy looked at mixing primary colours to make secondary colours. Chloey found out that if you mix blue and yellow it makes green! William and Jacob even enjoyed mixing three colours together to see what they could make! We then started to create colour field paintings in the…