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In the eyes of God, every child matters, every moment of every day

In the eyes of God, every child matters, every moment of every day

Greta Thunberg



World Book Day Activities!

To celebrate World Book Day this year, we have been asked to perform a poem of our choice.

Michael Rosen is one of our favourite Authors and Poets, we are HUGE fans and love watching him perform his own poems. There are lots of examples of these on Youtube, such as Chocolate Cake, Strict, Michael's Big Book of Bad Things, to name a few! 

We found it really tricky to choose our favourite poem to perform in our school bubble, but in the end we chose 'Hand on the Bridge', a poem with an interesting rhythm, repetition, and opportunities to perform with our bodies. 

Please see below, our own version of Michael Rosen's 'Hand on the Bridge', as performed by our lovely Year 2 Bubble!

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  • Friday 11th June 2021

    Published 11/06/21, by Joshua Palmer

    Your talk homework this week is to practise telling the time to the nearest fifteen minutes. Where does the minute hand point at o’clock, quarter past, half past and quarter to? See if you can spot these times throughout the weekend and explain how you know!

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  • Friday 28th May 2021

    Published 28/05/21, by Joshua Palmer

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  • Friday 21st May 2021

    Published 21/05/21, by Joshua Palmer

    Your talk homework this week is to tell your adults at home all about the different seeds and bulbs we have planted this half-term. Think back to when we planted our tomato plants, our runner beans, our conkers and acorns, and when we went to the allotment and planted the vegetables in our patch!  How did we plant them? What do they need to grow?

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  • Friday 14th May 2021

    Published 14/05/21, by Joshua Palmer

    Your talk homework this week is to note down what time you go to bed over the weekend, and what time you wake up in the morning. How long have you slept for? Can you write down the time in hours? Or even hours and minutes?! 

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  • Friday 7th May 2021

    Published 06/05/21, by Joshua Palmer

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  • Friday 30th April

    Published 30/04/21, by Joshua Palmer

    Talk homework: Tell your adults about life in the Workhouse.

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  • Friday 23rd April 2021

    Published 23/04/21, by Joshua Palmer

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  • Friday 16th April 2021

    Published 16/04/21, by Joshua Palmer

    Your talk homework this week is to look around your garden for different types of flowers and plants. Can you see any seeds and bulbs? Talk to your adults at home about how we look after plants - what do they need to survive? We look forward to finding out about what you have seen at home!

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  • Friday 26th March 2021

    Published 27/03/21, by Joshua Palmer

    There is no talk homework for the Easter Holidays!

    There will be a change to PE days for Year 2 after Easter - please send your child into school in their PE kits on Mondays and Wednesdays. 

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  • Friday 19th March 2021

    Published 19/03/21, by Joshua Palmer

    Your Talk Homework this week is to talk to your adults at home about measuring length and height. We measure in cm and m - what are these? What can we use to measure in these units? How many cm are in a m? Can you find some objects around the house that you can measure in centimetres? Which objects might you measure in metres? We look forward to hearing about what you find out!

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  • A letter from Sir David Attenborough

    Published 13/03/21, by Susan Tarpey

    In the autumn term year 2 studied the sustainable development goal Life on Land. We learnt all about the importance of trees for life on our planet. We learnt how trees provide crucial habitats for animals and if we lose trees animals will loose their homes. At the end of term the children wrote letters to Sir David Attenborough to explain what they are doing to help look after the planet in their own way. It was very exciting this week when we received a letter and postcard from Sir David Attenborough who wanted to thank the children for their interest and to say that he is delighted that the children find his programmes interesting.

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  • Self isolation work for week beginning 15th March

    Published 11/03/21, by Susan Tarpey

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