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They have had a super busy time in Year 2!   They continued with their theme about Jack and the Beanstalk and have been focussing on some non-fiction learning about Castles. They  have applied their learning about castles in many different subjects;

Reading and Writing: Facts about castles and making castles leaflets

Science: Materials- properties and suitability for building castles

Geography: Castles in the capital cities of the UK

History: Naming the parts of a castle and understanding their purposes in history

DT: Exploring folds and joins of materials to make model castles

Computing: Using search engines to research about castles and using PowerPoint to create a presentatin of our findings.

In other curriculum areas we have been learning to:

PE: Gymnastics- travelling, balances, jumps and rolls

Maths: Solve subtraction and addition using a range of methods

Music: Sorting instruments according to their section of the orchestra and composing our own Jack and the Beanstalk themed music

Look at our learning....

File icon: mp4 Squirrels Classroom [mp4 4MB] Click to download
File icon: mp4 Squirrels Drumming [mp4 5MB] Click to download

Our Class Assembly

File icon: mp4 Squirrels Class Assembly 18th September 2020 [mp4 110MB] Click to download


Mr Painter 

Mrs Rust