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Church of England Primary School, Abingdon

Year 2 (Class 5)

Welcome to Year 2
 (Class 5)


Term 5: Beachcombers!


This term our topic is Beachcombers so grab your sunglasses and get ready for a term of sun, sea and fun!


23th April 2019 - Tongue Twisters

We started our Beachcombers topic with some tricky tangled tongue twisters.  How many can you say?



She sells sea-shells on the sea-shore.
The shells she sells are sea-shells, I'm sure.
For if she sells sea-shells on the sea-shore
Then I'm sure she sells sea-shore shells.


Swan swam over the sea,
Swim, swan, swim!
Swan swam back again
Well swum, swan!




Term 3: Muck, Mess and Mixtures!



This term our topic is Muck, Mess and Mixtures and we will be experimenting with lots of different mixtures, potions and mess! 



9th January 2019 - Messy Play Day

We started the term with a messy play morning, where we experimented with lots of different textures, mixtures and sensations.  It was really, really messy but we had a great time.




15th January 2019 - Colour Mixing

Today we experimented with colour mixtures.  Starting with the 3 primary colours, we challenged ourselves to see how many different colours we could make.  Look at the amazing colour wheel we made!




Tuesday 22nd January 2019 - Snowy Day

On Tuesday the snow came down thick and fast so we had to go outside and have a play!  We got some great sentences written about it as well.



Wednesday 23rd January - Potion making

In maths we have been looking at capacity.  We followed instructions to make invisibility potions and flying potions.  Don't get the wrong measures or the magic won't work!




Thursday 24th January 2019 - Bread making

Year Two got really messy this afternoon making bread.  We measured, mixed and kneaded the afternoon away.  Look at the fantastic finished bread roles we created!





Term 2: Beat Band Boogie!


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This term our topic is Beat, Band, Boogie and we will be exploring music, sounds and marching!



December 2018 - RE

In RE we have been looking at symbols.  We talked about symbols which people wear.  Mrs Anderson brought in these fantastic hats.  What symbols can you see and who might wear them?




Term 1: Towers, Tunnels and Turrets!



This term our topic is Towers, Tunnels and Turrets and we will be exploring buildings; old, new, large and small.


September 5th 2018

We kicked off our fantastic new year with some castle artwork.  We drew our castles with oil pastels and then used water colours to colour them in. 


September 6th 2018

Every year we complete self-portraits in our art sketchbooks.  Here are some of this year's fantastic images.


September 11th 2018

Nature Towers: Were inspired by the artwork of Andy Goldsworthy and collect natural materials from around the school to make our own nature towers.  Here are a few we made.

Maths Calculation Booklet  Numberlines