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Creative Projects

Children in Year 2 used their creative skills to make their projects at home. Take a moment to look at their unique, independent masterpieces and read about how they made them.    Boat “My mum helped me with my project. We made a boat with a cradle. I used cardboard paint, sticks and some paper. […]

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Year 2 bring the Great Fire to Life!

Year 2 went back in time to 2 September 1666 in a theatre production of ‘The Great Fire of London.’ The children were greeted by Thomas Farriner and Samuel Pepys and embarked on a journey back in time to experience what life was like. The Rainbow Theatre company helped the children to re-enact the night […]

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Firefighters Visit Rathfern

Our topic this term is ‘The Great Fire of London’.  To support our learning, we had a surprise visit from Forest Hill Fire Services along with their fire engine. The team explained how fires are put out in the present in comparison to how different it was in 1666. We were shown the important equipment e.g. […]

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Around the World in 33 Days

Last term we went on an adventure around the world with Emily Brown and her favourite toy Stanley. We encountered The Thing, Queen Gloriana and the Tearful Teddy Bear along the way.     We shared our journey of learning with our parents and carers in our class assemblies. Some of us read our diary entries, […]

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Picnic in Paris

To cheer up the Tearful teddy bear we had a teddy bear picnic. We all brought in our teddy bears to share a feast of treats that was French themed. “I enjoyed eating the delicious food and playing with everyone’s teddies. My teddy was called Lily and she had fun with her new friends.” – […]

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Is Your Lunchbox Healthy?

In Science we have been learning about the different types of food we eat and how they keep our bodies healthy. We explored a variety of food items from our shopping bag and sorted them under  ‘Healthy’ and ‘Unhealthy’ items. We also designed our very own healthy lunchbox!

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Sound Detectives

In Science this week we were using our sense of hearing to listen to the sounds around us. We went into the playground to listen to and note down the sounds that we could hear and the source (where it came from). We could hear a telephone ringing, the gates closing, children laughing, cars passing […]

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Year 2 become detectives

Year 2 became detectives as they went on an exciting adventure to locate a new friend. When we walked inside the classroom, it was an absolute mess with carrots, hay and droppings everywhere! We were confused and didn’t know who had left them there. We decided to investigate further and found an envelope that said […]

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