Welcome to Year 2!
This half term, Year 2 have studied the Great Fire of London in all our subjects.
In English, we have read Toby and the Great Fire of London. We rewrote the story, wrote a diary entry and a newspaper report. Next, we will be looking at London and will write a non-chronological report and an adventure story.
We studied Samuel Pepys and historical facts about the fire too. Next we will look at London and the U.K.
In Science, we have studied materials & their properties, completing an investigation for Mrs Sinnott about which was the best material for absorbing water. We have used the iPads to research information. Next we will look start programming and coding.
In Art, we have rebuilt Pudding Lane and St Paul's Cathedral using junk model.
We thought about belonging in RE and the different groups we belong to. We also looked at how people show they belong to different groups.
We have had a great start to the year and we are looking forward to the year ahead!
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Working with Year 5
Year 2 and 5 worked together to complete the elf zip line challenge. They were given paper, string, paper clips and glue and had to work together to think of a way for the elf to travel down the zip line safely. They created some amazing designs!!