Year 2 Class 1 (Mrs Grice)
Welcome to Year 2 Class 1 (Mrs Grice)
Our teacher is Mrs Grice. Our teaching assistant is Mrs Allen.
No updates due to Covid-19 closure
Week of 08/11/2020: We learned to play the cla-ve rhythm from salsa music on the claves. We also had a salsa inspired dance and learned to speak the rhythm.
No updates due to Covid-19 closure
Week of 08/03/2020: 1.2 took part in Sports Relief today. They came in wearing their own sports clothes and enjoyed taking part in a sports circuit.
Week of 26/01/2020: 1.2 went outside to explore the playground, looking for and identifying deciduous and evergreen trees. We then sorted them in many different ways.
Autumn Term 2019
Week of 15/12/2019: 1.2 perform Three Blind Mice using the C chord on multiple instruments for the first time.
Week of 25/11/2019: Year 1 have annotated their story of Pirate Tom using talk4write. Look how amazing these two children are!
Week of 12/11/2019: Look at our amazing Autumn art studies! We have been particularly interested at the range of colours you may find in one autumn leaf, exploring the school grounds, photographs and studying them in our sketchbooks.
Week of 12/11/2019: 1.2 made marmalade sandwiches for Paddington Bear last week. We then wrote our own set of instructions for him to follow, should he want to make them himself, using our time openers and bossy verbs.
Week of 12/11/2019: 1.2 read the story of The Three Little Pigs and discussed the mistakes the pigs made. We then investigated which material was the strongest to build a house and tested their durability using an air blower (the big bad wolf).
Week of 12/11/2019: We strengthened our understanding of the number line today by creating our own number line to twenty using our unifix cubes. We then answered questions based on the number lines we created.
Week of 22/10/2019: 1.2 have been investigating how to make a join in our material before making a coat for Paddington. We tested lots of different techniques, using glue, paper clips, Velcro and split pins to make joins. We’ll be designing our coat tomorrow with our chosen join.
Week of 22/10/2019: Wow! 1.2 innovated our Paddington Story whilst on our trip around Liverpool, changing Paddington’s journey to the places we visited. Here we are in the Liverpool museum, practising our journey story in front of the Liver Building. What a view! Please see some of our writing we did when we got back too!
Week of 30/09/2019: 1.2 have been learning all about coding. We were given an algorithm as to how to get changed at have been asked to de-bug it by reordering the algorithm.
Week of 30/09/2019: 1.2 had the best day today exploring Liverpool with their teddies. Their behaviour was exemplary and commented on by many passers by. We are so proud.
Week of 30/09/2019: 1.2 have been learning about the importance of reading through their writing to check that it makes sense by sequencing sentences from their model text.
Week of 23/09/2019: We have been learning to perform Lowrider with actions, and have also played it on Ukulele!
Week of 23/09/2019: We have been learning to use Beebots to create simple algorithms and program them to move from one location to another.
Summer Term 2019
Week of 08/07/2019: Forest school
Week of 17/06/2019: Cookery with Apple of My Eye
Week of 11/06/2019: Forest School Camp Fire
Week of 21/05/2019: Missing numbers and iPad numeracy
Week of 13/05/2019: Cooking skills with ‘Apple of your eye’
Week of 13/05/2019: Forest school after school club (natural art inspired by artist Andy Goldsworthy)
Week of 13/05/2019: Gardening
Week of 29/04/2019: Vocabulary Building Intervention
Spring Term 2019
Week of 01/04/2019: We have been learning all about castles for the last fortnight, following our talk for writing story of Rapunzel. Today we brought all our learning together by visiting a real castle.
Week of 18/03/2019: Reception having lots of outside fun
Week of 18/03/2019: Reception having lots of fun during choose time
Week of 03/03/2019: World Book Day & Pancake Day
Week of 28/01/2019: Handwriting Day
Week of 28/01/2019: Baking Cakes