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Soil investigation

Year 2 and 3 have been enjoying learning all about soil in their science lessons over the last couple of weeks. Today we investigated the permeability of soil and tested five types of soil to see which one would be best at letting water through and therefore be the most useful...
Posted On 19 Mar 2018
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Stone Age necklaces

The children in year 2/3 have had an excellent time learning about The Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages with Miss Tubb this term. They all used their history and art skills to create some stunning Stone Age necklaces using clay, string and paint, similar to how Stone Age people would...
Posted On 16 Mar 2018
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Marvellous Marble Run Fun

‘Build it Club’ had fun this lunch time creating their own marble run. They solved problems and adapted their models and all the children loved testing them out. Fantastic designs and engineering!
Posted On 15 Mar 2018
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Wild weather forecasting

Today year 2 and 3 have been experiencing some wild weather. In fact, an entire year’s worth of weather hit the classroom this afternoon! Thankfully, year 2 and 3 were able to use their forecasting skills to describe all the weather we get in the UK during each season. We...
Posted On 15 Mar 2018
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Happy Mother’s Day!

To celebrate Mother’s Day, all of the children made some lovely Mother’s Day cards for their mums, which they took great care in writing and making. Year 2/3 worked really hard on writing their cards to their mothers, saying why they were thankful for all the things...
Posted On 11 Mar 2018
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What happens when you divide?

Year 2 and 3 have been looking at multiplication and division for the last couple of weeks and so today Miss Hodkin set them some tricky open-ended division questions to solve collaboratively. The children had to use all their problem solving skills to prove and explain why they...
Posted On 09 Mar 2018
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Fun In The Snow

Class 1 had great fun in the snow. We have been working in groups to build snowmen and practicing rolling, patting and pushing and moulding.  Although it was chilly we were very busy! We will be watching them to see what happens when the weather gets warmer.
Posted On 02 Mar 2018
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Made with Love

The children in Class 1 have designed and made felt heart decorations. They produced a design plan and thought about colours, materials and equipment that they would need. They practiced their sewing techniques and tried out different stitches too. All of the children loved this...
Posted On 02 Mar 2018
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Fantastic fossils

Our budding paleontologists in year 2/3 have been learning all about fossils this week, including what fossils are and how they are formed. We had a look at some real fossils Mrs Hunt had brought into school and had a go at making our own mould and trace fossils using clay and...
Posted On 27 Feb 2018
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How hard are rocks?

Year 2 and 3 have been investigating the properties of rocks in a series of fun experiments today! We learnt some new scientific vocabulary (permeable, impermeable, durable and density) to help us with our experiments and group the rocks by their properties. The children tested...
Posted On 19 Feb 2018