Many thanks to the Slough and Windsor Fire Stations for coming to school and letting us ask lots of interesting questions. They gave us a great tour of the fire engine, showed us the special equipment and tools and even let us wear the uniform. They told us some very important things to help us if…
As we end our exploration of Africa, look what we stumbled across.
We looked at some of the tribal celebrations in Africa. We made our own jewelry and instruments and had some fun celebrating together.
We enjoyed learning about Africa and have explored making pancakes from the story we were reading.
Celts and Romans learned about Harvest and developed the theme across the curriculum. The children all looked at and then painted and drew a selection of Autumn vegetables. They listened to stories and poems about the topic and learned a song to perform at the Harvest Festival. Celts also made…
Year 2 worked together to build English countryside and African countryside scenes and English city and African city scenes. We noticed the differences and similarities. Can you think of any things that are similar and things that may be different?
Year 2 enjoyed a lovely day at Whipsnade Zoo this week. We loved all the different animals and explored the different habits in our workshop session. It was amazing to stroke and see lion, zebra, bear and racoon skins. We even stroked a brown rat called Atti.
We have been using mirrors to find and count lines of symmetry. Help us at home to spot symmetrical things/objects.