Class 2 – Mrs Chadburn & Mr Townsend

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Welcome to Class 2 where Mrs Chadburn/Mr Townsend and the year 2s have fun working together.
In our classroom we love learning creatively and want everyone to feel happy to always have a go! We learn through challenging our brains and trying to reach that next goal. All this is done with a big smile because we love coming to school!

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Document folder

 

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Eureka!

On Wednesday Class 2 went to Eureka, the children’s national science museum. The children were really well behaved and learnt lots of interesting facts about the body!

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Happy New Year!!

What are we going to be learning this half term?

In the first half term our topic is ‘Marvellous Medicine’ (with a focus on the human body and the senses).

Sense of Sight

During our English lessons this week we have been learning how to use a dictionary and alphabetical order to locate a word and then find its definition. We have also been learning about our sense of sight and how we see. We have carried out a variety of activities this week to deepen our understanding. We have completed a reading comprehension about the eye and created some wonderful collages of our eyes. In our extended writing session we wrote chronological reports. We even have an opticians in our role play area!!!

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Nativity Rehearsal

A King is born

This week we have been practicing our Nativity play. We have been working very hard to learn all of the songs and our lines. We are now putting the finishing touches to our play ready for our performances next week.

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Remembrance

In Year 2 this half term we have been learning about Remembrance Day and the significance of poppies. We all made our own poppy and created a class display. We also had a go at creating a piece of artwork on the computer. We used 2Paint a picture on Purple Mash and created poopy fields using the technique of pointillism.

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GIST Lorry Visits Class 2.

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Terry Lowell – Author

Today we had a visit from the author Terry Lowell. He had a tour around our school and even had the honour of judging our book reading corner! The winner of the competition was Class 5. Well done.

He then presented an assembly to the whole school. Thank you to Terry for visiting Tankersley. The children have been inspired!

 

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