Upton Noble

C of E VC Primary School

Willow - Year 2

Welcome to Willow Class

Summer 2019

Our topic for this term is 'Up Up and Away'. Below you will find an overview highlighting some of the key areas we will be studying this term.

We had a fabulous trip to Bristol to see the SS Great Britain.

Fabulous running to raise money for School in a Bag.

Fabulous running to raise money for School in a Bag. 1
Fabulous running to raise money for School in a Bag. 2
Fabulous running to raise money for School in a Bag. 3
Fabulous running to raise money for School in a Bag. 4

We used a range of media to create our hot air balloons.

We used a range of media to create our hot air balloons. 1
We used a range of media to create our hot air balloons. 2
We used a range of media to create our hot air balloons. 3
We used a range of media to create our hot air balloons. 4

We hunted for mini beasts in Forest School today.

We hunted for mini beasts in Forest School today. 1
We hunted for mini beasts in Forest School today. 2
We hunted for mini beasts in Forest School today. 3
We hunted for mini beasts in Forest School today. 4
We hunted for mini beasts in Forest School today. 5
We hunted for mini beasts in Forest School today. 6

We had fun making our Father’s Day Cards.

We had fun making our Father’s Day Cards. 1
We had fun making our Father’s Day Cards. 2
We had fun making our Father’s Day Cards. 3
We had fun making our Father’s Day Cards. 4

Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech

Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 1
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 2
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 3
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 4
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 5
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 6
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 7
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 8
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 9
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 10
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 11
Willow enjoyed making crest and shields for their forest school group alongside Beech 12

We practised our spellings in the sun.

We practised our spellings in the sun. 1
We practised our spellings in the sun. 2
We practised our spellings in the sun. 3
We practised our spellings in the sun. 4
We practised our spellings in the sun. 5
We practised our spellings in the sun. 6

We focused on time in Maths.

We focused on time in Maths. 1
We focused on time in Maths. 2

A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class.

A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 1
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 2
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 3
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 4
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 5
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 6
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 7
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 8
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 9
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 10
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 11
A lovely afternoon designing and making wings like Icarus with Beech Class. 12

Our topic for this term is Tigers. Below you will find an overview highlighting some of the key areas that we will be studying this term.

In Science we focused on the stages of the human life cycle.

In Science we focused on the stages of the human life cycle. 1
In Science we focused on the stages of the human life cycle. 2
In Science we focused on the stages of the human life cycle. 3
In Science we focused on the stages of the human life cycle. 4

We used the iPads to research facts about tigers.

We used the iPads to research facts about tigers. 1
We used the iPads to research facts about tigers. 2
We used the iPads to research facts about tigers. 3
We used the iPads to research facts about tigers. 4
We used the iPads to research facts about tigers. 5
We used the iPads to research facts about tigers. 6

In Maths we had to follow instructions to draw a house using lines of given lengths.

In Maths we had to follow instructions to draw a house using lines of given lengths. 1
In Maths we had to follow instructions to draw a house using lines of given lengths. 2
In Maths we had to follow instructions to draw a house using lines of given lengths. 3

Spring 2019

Our topic for this term is Islands.

World Book Day

World Book Day 1 We had fun dressing up on World Book Day.
World Book Day 2 Harry Potter and Hermione Granger.
World Book Day 3 Alice in Wonderland.
World Book Day 4 Animals in stories.
World Book Day 5 Batman and friends.
World Book Day 6 Matilda.
World Book Day 7 The White Rabbit.
World Book Day 8 Vile Victorians.
World Book Day 9 Willy Wonka.
World Book Day 10 The Brave Kitten.
World Book Day 11 Mr Stink.
World Book Day 12 Paddington Bear.

Investigating 2D shape in Maths.

Investigating 2D shape in Maths. 1 From 18 lollipop sticks, I made 3 rectangles.
Investigating 2D shape in Maths. 2 I made 3 pentagons.
Investigating 2D shape in Maths. 3 I made 6 triangles.
Investigating 2D shape in Maths. 4

Willow Family Learning

Willow Family Learning 1 We researched Polar animals.
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Willow Family Learning 3
Willow Family Learning 4
Willow Family Learning 5 We highlighted Polar animal adaptations.
Willow Family Learning 6
Willow Family Learning 7 We designed and made our own Polar animals.
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Willow Family Learning 9
Willow Family Learning 10
Willow Family Learning 11
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Willow Family Learning 13 We also made some igloos.
Willow Family Learning 14
Willow Family Learning 15

We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting.

We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 1 First we filled our cups with 60ml of water.
We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 2
We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 3 We put the cups in the freezer.
We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 4 We chose our materials.
We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 5 We covered 4 cups and left one as a control.
We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 6 We left them at room temperature.
We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 7 We unwrapped each pot
We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 8 We measured the volume of melted water.
We had great fun investigating the best material to use to stop ice from melting. 9 Newspaper was the best insulator.

Happy New Year. Our topic for this term is Frozen Worlds.

Calendars - we used tissue paper in seasonal colours to create our calendars.

Calendars - we used tissue paper in seasonal colours to create our calendars. 1
Calendars - we used tissue paper in seasonal colours to create our calendars. 2
Calendars - we used tissue paper in seasonal colours to create our calendars. 3
Calendars - we used tissue paper in seasonal colours to create our calendars. 4

We made Christingles with our friends in Elm Class.

We had fun at our Christmas Party.

Key Stage 1 Christmas Production - Midwife Crisis

Key Stage 1 Christmas Production - Midwife Crisis 1 Steve and The Midwife
Key Stage 1 Christmas Production - Midwife Crisis 2 Steve, Nigel and The Midwife
Key Stage 1 Christmas Production - Midwife Crisis 3 The Inn Keeper and his Wife
Key Stage 1 Christmas Production - Midwife Crisis 4 Our Fabulous Narrators
Key Stage 1 Christmas Production - Midwife Crisis 5 Our Census Takers

Indian Dancing

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We had a wonderful session of Indian Dancing with Katie. We learned the importance of hand movements in Indian dance and made animals with our hands.

Let's Celebrate!

Welcome back to Willow Class.

I hope that you have all had an enjoyable half term.

Our topic for this term is Let's Celebrate!

 

We had a fabulous day out at Alfred’s Tower and Stourhead

During our Health and Well Being fortnight, we focussed on SAQ’s in PE

We had a fascinating session with Helen on the Life Education Bus.

Houses and Homes - Term 1

Welcome to Willow Class

 

I hope that you have all had a wonderful Summer. It has been great to welcome the children back to school and to catch up on their news.

Our topic for this term is 'Houses and Homes' and you will find an overview below, highlighting some of the subjects that we will cover.

Hopefully this page will be a useful tool to find out what we have been learning. It will be updated regularly with photographs, examples of work and our weekly newsletter.

 

 

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