Understanding of the World

Year 2 – R.E.

Year 2 – R.E.

In class, children reflected on what they have learned during our Pentecost topic. Children spoke about spreading the Gospel message through the gift of the Holy Spirit. We also discussed key learning focuses: Jesus is risen, Jesus promises to send the Holy Spirit, the Ascension, Pentecost day, Passing on the Good News, and Spreading the Word.

For their respond focus, children looked at different ways in which to spread love and hope in the world and presented their work in a poster format with words and pictures.

      

Earth Day in Year 1

Earth Day in Year 1

Year 1 learnt all about what happens to rubbish after it is thrown away. They were very interested in the process of recycling and were keen to share what they knew about this subject in a lively class discussion. The children then went out into Forst School and shared their views on our wonderful world… Continue Reading

International Week – Spain Y1

International Week – Spain Y1

Today Year  One have been learning to count to 10 in Spanish. They sang counting songs and did action games using numbers up to 10. The children then went on to learn the names of the colours and got really good at recognising the the colour words and saying them. Year One enjoyed watching the… Continue Reading

International Week in Y1- Europe

International Week in Y1- Europe

Today Year 1 were treated to a Spanish lesson from Ms. McLaughlin, the children really enjoyed it and learnt how to count to five, how to say some colours and the days of the week. They met two very funny puppets called Coco and Pepe who wanted to be their friends and enjoyed the story… Continue Reading

Year 2 – China

Year 2 – China

Year 2 children learned some interesting facts about China today as part of our school’s celebrations for International Week. Children also had the opportunity to try some Chinese food which had been lovingly prepared and delivered to school. Children looked at: Chinese culture, the Mandarin language, listened to traditional Chinese music, and sampled food such… Continue Reading

Year 2 – STEM Week

Year 2 – STEM Week

Year 2 have been busy designing and building a brilliant balloon powered vehicle for STEM week over the last few days. The goal was to engineer a balloon powered car from plastic waste – in this case, a used plastic bottle. The children have focused on the design process and considered different methods on how… Continue Reading