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Weekly Update

Mr Marc had a little baby girl over the weekend and is at home with his partner. We are all so happy for him and we showed the children a picture of the happy family.   There is no homework … Continue reading

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Monday 29th October 2018

Good morning everyone! It’s great to be back and we are hoping you all had a wonderful break. If you took some photos during the holidays please send them in to your teacher. You can then share your adventures with … Continue reading

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No Homework This Week!

There is no homework this week as it is a short week. However, we do recommend that your child is reading every day for at least 15 minutes. This was a consistent message given last week during the parent teacher … Continue reading

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Tuesday October 16th – Friday 19th

The cold facts! We have been very lucky with only a few children absent over the past two weeks with the flu. We are reminding children to wash their hands before eating and to cover their mouths when coughing. We … Continue reading

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Monday October 8th – Friday October 12th

One of the highlights last week was Grade 2Bs being ‘big buddies’ to the EY1 children. This gave them a chance to be role models and leaders as they organised games to play with their little friends. The children also … Continue reading

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UOI 2 Going Further

In Math the children are completing their maps and exploring the attributes of Numicon. In Writing the children are working on their descriptive writing and linking this to the UOI by describing landforms. In Reading the children are working on … Continue reading

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Researching Where we are in time and place.

The children are using a variety of tools to identify the continents and then locate where significant land-forms occur.  Once they have discovered where they are, they represent these land-forms using symbols such as shapes or colours. In addition to this, … Continue reading

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Monday September 24th

Last week in math, we were learning how to use coordinates to find location on maps and grids. The students are now in the process of creating their own treasure maps, and then writing a page of instructions using directions (north, … Continue reading

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Subject Rotations

The grade 2 teachers work together to plan and prepare a variety of learning engagements. These include reading, writing and numeracy activities that challenge and extend the children’s understandings of concepts and how to apply these in real-world situations.   … Continue reading

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Week 5 Going Further

Learning Engagements This week’s learning engagements include: UOI- The children are completing their 321 tasks about their chosen landform. In this they identify 3 BIG ideas, pose 2 questions and make 1 connection. Once they complete this they can share their … Continue reading

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