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Year 2 (Hedgehogs) Terms 4, 5 & 6

Welcome to Year 2 -

The Hedgehogs!

 

Keep watching our class page as we will be filling it with exciting class news and even more photographs and video clips of things we’ve done during our lessons!

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You will find the class newsletter for Term 5 in the useful documents section of the website. This will give you some information on work that is being covered during lessons.

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Frozen "In Summer" Song - Sing-a-long with Olaf - Official | HD

The Official karaoke version of Disney's Frozen "In Summer." Join in and sing-a-long with Olaf!

Whole school song for Friday!

Today we have completed some practical work on using Venn and Carroll diagrams.

Today we have completed some practical work on using Venn and Carroll diagrams. 1
Today we have completed some practical work on using Venn and Carroll diagrams. 2
Today we have completed some practical work on using Venn and Carroll diagrams. 3
Today we have completed some practical work on using Venn and Carroll diagrams. 4

As our finishing piece of work we have painted our own version of the Great Fire of London painting using watercolours.

As our finishing piece of work we have painted our own version of the Great Fire of London painting using watercolours. 1
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In Literacy we have been looking at the nonsense poem On the Ning Nang Nong written by Spike Milligan. Our task has been to work in groups to rewrite our own version on them poem.

 

Group 1: Henry, Jacob, Teddy and Megan.

Group 2: Oscar, Harrison, Quinn and Evie.

Group 3: Matthew, Noah, Elliot and Freya.

Group 4: Zak, Thomas, Monty and Camilla.

 

 

Some of the finished pieces!

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Our treat for finishing SAT's was to watch the live stage performance of the Gruffalo!

This week we have completed some amazing topic writing all about the Great Fire of London.

This week we have completed some amazing topic writing all about the Great Fire of London. 1

An extra special well done to Elliot, Jacob, Emilio, Logan and Megan.

Please can I ask everyone to check at home to make sure they have their own uniform and PE kits! We seem to be missing lots of school ties currently!!!!!!! Please can I also take this opportunity to ask you to ensure all clothing is named and labelled, many thanks.

Please can I ask everyone to check at home to make sure they have their own uniform and PE kits! We seem to be missing lots of school ties currently!!!!!!! Please can I also take this opportunity to ask you to ensure all clothing is named and labelled, many thanks.  1
Please can I ask everyone to check at home to make sure they have their own uniform and PE kits! We seem to be missing lots of school ties currently!!!!!!! Please can I also take this opportunity to ask you to ensure all clothing is named and labelled, many thanks.  2
Please can I ask everyone to check at home to make sure they have their own uniform and PE kits! We seem to be missing lots of school ties currently!!!!!!! Please can I also take this opportunity to ask you to ensure all clothing is named and labelled, many thanks.  3

I am so proud of how hard everyone has worked this week, you all certainly deserve a little treat. Well done year 2!

I am so proud of how hard everyone has worked this week, you all certainly deserve a little treat. Well done year 2! 1
I am so proud of how hard everyone has worked this week, you all certainly deserve a little treat. Well done year 2! 2

Year 2 children will be completing their KS1 SATs tests this week (W/C 8.5.17).

Year 2 children will be completing their KS1 SATs tests this week (W/C 8.5.17). 1

Freya and Quinn were our year 2 class reps. They had to go and visit a school in London and then report back to the whole school in our assembly!

We read the story Monkey Puzzle and then from this we wrote about our Mum and why she is special!

Today we went on a Spring walk and looked for signs that identified the season.

Today we went on a Spring walk and looked for signs that identified the season. 1
Today we went on a Spring walk and looked for signs that identified the season. 2

Spring walk photographs - signs of spring

Today we spent some time sharing our favourite books and explaining why we like them.

Today we spent some time sharing our favourite books and explaining why we like them. 1

Year 2's please remember to bring in your favourite reading books tomorrow -19.4.17

Year 2's please remember to bring in your favourite reading books tomorrow -19.4.17 1
Year 2's please remember to bring in your favourite reading books tomorrow -19.4.17 2

Mrs Jackson, Mrs Brown and Mrs J would like to wish you all a very happy Easter.

Mrs Jackson, Mrs Brown and Mrs J would like to wish you all a very happy Easter. 1

At last we managed to fly our kites!

We managed to track down the Gruffalo and interview him!

We managed to track down the Gruffalo and interview him! 1
We managed to track down the Gruffalo and interview him! 2
We managed to track down the Gruffalo and interview him! 3

WANTED!

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Have you seen this creature? We have designed wanted posters which will form our new class display!

Have you seen this creature? We have designed wanted posters which will form our new class display! 1
Have you seen this creature? We have designed wanted posters which will form our new class display! 2

We have all created a book review for our favourite Julia Donaldson book.

We have all created a book review for our favourite Julia Donaldson book. 1

Year 2 have now started their author study work - can you name the author?

Year 2 have now started their author study work - can you name the author? 1
Year 2 have now started their author study work - can you name the author? 2
Year 2 have now started their author study work - can you name the author? 3

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Could you make sure that you have your PE kits, we will be doing PE three days next week!

Monday = Tennis

Tuesday = Tag Rugby

Wednesday = Dance

 

We have spent two lessons researching and creating extreme weather leaflets!

We have spent two lessons researching and creating extreme weather leaflets! 1

Just a few examples from both year 1 and year 2

Just a few examples from both year 1 and year 2 1
Just a few examples from both year 1 and year 2 2
Just a few examples from both year 1 and year 2 3
Just a few examples from both year 1 and year 2 4
Just a few examples from both year 1 and year 2 5
Just a few examples from both year 1 and year 2 6
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We have been creating our own extreme weather leaflets.

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This week we are looking at our multiplication skills, we started off this work by playing a timestable game!

This week we are looking at our  multiplication skills, we started off this work by playing a timestable game! 1
This week we are looking at our  multiplication skills, we started off this work by playing a timestable game! 2
This week we are looking at our  multiplication skills, we started off this work by playing a timestable game! 3
This week we are looking at our  multiplication skills, we started off this work by playing a timestable game! 4
This week we are looking at our  multiplication skills, we started off this work by playing a timestable game! 5
This week we are looking at our  multiplication skills, we started off this work by playing a timestable game! 6
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Raffle ticket challenge in year 2!

This week in Year 2 we have been researching nocturnal animals. We found out that there are 280 suckers on each octopus leg. Octopuses have 8 legs. A raffle ticket will be awarded to any Year 2 who can work out how many suckers an octopus has in total!

We have carried on with our weather topic this week and have looked at the climate of different countries around the world.

We made up our own versions of a weather forecast!

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This weeks house point challenge is from Miss Hignett! 1 house point will be awarded to any Hedgehog who can find an example of extreme weather in the UK (Such as Storm Doris). We will be sharing our examples in topic on Monday afternoon!

1 great example for the house point challenge!

1 great example for the house point challenge! 1

How exciting it's World Book Day!

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This afternoon the Hedgehogs and the Badgers have been discussing healthy eating!

This afternoon the Hedgehogs and the Badgers have been discussing healthy eating! 1
This afternoon the Hedgehogs and the Badgers have been discussing healthy eating! 2

We have used the computers to help us with our research.

We have used the computers to help us with our research. 1

We are currently researching nocturnal animals.

We are currently researching nocturnal animals. 1

We have used the Beebots to help with our direction work.

In maths this week we are looking at position and direction, we started off our work by playing a game of cat and mouse.

Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work.

Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 1
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 2
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 3
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 4
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 5
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 6
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 7
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 8
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 9
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 10
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 11
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 12
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 13
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 14
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 15
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 16
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 17
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 18
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 19
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 20
Mr Hygate came to teach us today and we used the computers to do some Mr Men and Little Miss editing work. 21

Very impressive handwriting here from Megan, just look at the difference!

Very impressive handwriting here from Megan, just look at the difference! 1
Very impressive handwriting here from Megan, just look at the difference! 2

Our new classroom display which shows off all of our amazing poetry writing.

Our new classroom display which shows off all of our amazing poetry writing. 1

For our 500 word entries please see our previous Hedgehog webpage.

For our 500 word entries please see our previous Hedgehog webpage. 1

Some photographs of us using the scales!

Some examples of the work we completed on length!

This week's Maths lessons have been based around measuring length, mass and capacity.

This week's Maths lessons have been based around measuring length, mass and capacity. 1
This week's Maths lessons have been based around measuring length, mass and capacity. 2
This week's Maths lessons have been based around measuring length, mass and capacity. 3

Today we worked on our observation skills. We watched 4 video clips and made notes about the types of weather.

Today we worked on our observation skills. We watched 4 video clips and made notes about the types of weather. 1
Today we worked on our observation skills. We watched 4 video clips and made notes about the types of weather. 2
Today we worked on our observation skills. We watched 4 video clips and made notes about the types of weather. 3
Today we worked on our observation skills. We watched 4 video clips and made notes about the types of weather. 4
Today we worked on our observation skills. We watched 4 video clips and made notes about the types of weather. 5
Today we worked on our observation skills. We watched 4 video clips and made notes about the types of weather. 6
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Our new topic for this term is looking at different types of weather, why a particular weather type occurs and how the weather is reported!

 

We start off by looking at weather types in the UK.

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Today we investigated some information texts, we also noted down some interesting facts at the same time.

Today we investigated some information texts, we also noted down some interesting facts at the same time. 1
Today we investigated some information texts, we also noted down some interesting facts at the same time. 2
Today we investigated some information texts, we also noted down some interesting facts at the same time. 3
Today we investigated some information texts, we also noted down some interesting facts at the same time. 4
Today we investigated some information texts, we also noted down some interesting facts at the same time. 5

Two very impressive pieces of poetry writing, well done to Camilla and Harrison!

Two very impressive pieces of poetry writing, well done to Camilla and Harrison! 1
Two very impressive pieces of poetry writing, well done to Camilla and Harrison! 2
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