Year 2

14 Dec

Last day of term 1!

We had an amazing last day of term 1. Our kindhearted friend Julia surprised us all with a bag full of presents today. She loves to buy gifts for others and took a lot of time making/buying the perfect present for each of her friends & teachers. I think we can all learn from this great example of thoughtfulness. Please enjoy the pictures and all the presents we got today! Happy Holidays!  Teacher Dianne   ...

09 Nov

Dance Unit

In PE, Year 2 learning has taken a new direction. We are doing dance! This is an exciting journey for all the learners as they will be exploring different dance moves as well as creating our own dance routines, individually and in groups.  Our dance theme is the JUNGLE ...

06 Nov

Carnival! Let’s Celebrate

“On Monday our year twos were celebrating carnival for their new IPC unit: Let’s celebrate! It was a great entry point with a live brass band! Thanks to all the parents that joined in!” ...

01 Nov

Computer Science in Year 2 _Unit 2.1 We are astronauts

We planned our instructions and tried them out. Then we worked out how to get from the Earth to the Moon – and then on to Mars! We worked with Scratch coding language to program your spaceship. After that we tested out program then debugged it. Click on the links below to see some of what we learnt. Don’t forget to click on the button to view our lines of code.  https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759831/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759808/  https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759580/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759495/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759443/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759407/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759344/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759276/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759208 https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258759142/ https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/258758816/   ...

29 Sep

Buildings!

In years 2 Bwindi & Kidepo, we have spent some time working on our buildings and making some improvements on them. We then put our buildings together to make one city! We are keeping our buildings in a corner outside the art room and are wondering what the weather will do to them. Lets wait and see! ...

25 Sep

Swimming – Freestyle

The children in Year 2 have been focusing on improving their Freestyle technique these past few weeks. They understand that swimming is about the details, and how all the small details come together to make a good stroke. Some of the details they have been working on have been; making sure their toes are pointed, elbows pointing to the sky and breathing on the side. ...