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gymnastics Owls had a great time in gymnastics working with coach Andrea.    
world-book-day Owls and Hedgehogs loved celebrating World Book Day by finding out about the author, Jill Murphy. We did lots of book activities during the...
weight Year 2 have been weighing in grams, using scales. We weighed several objects, then sorted them by weight from lightest to...
length Owls and Hedgehogs have been measuring length. We used measuring sticks and rulers to measure in centimeters. We had a list of objects to estimate...
library-visit Year 2 walked down to the local library together. It was great to have a talk from Pat our librarian. She talked about books being like a sandwich....
chinese-new-year We celebrated Chinese New Year by learning about the festival and making Chinese lanterns. 2019 is the year of the pig.    
country-dancing We learnt a few different dances in Country Dancing. We had to be careful to remember our left and right. We also had to remember the steps and...
kandinsky-artYear 2 decided to base their artwork on Kandinsky's Circles after their work on vehicles in STEM week. It reminded us of the wheels on our vehicles....
chocolate Owls and Hedgehogs made their own chocolate bars. It was great fun. We started off by tasting different chocolate to decide which one we wanted to make...
paper-aeroplanesDuring STEM week we were given the challenge of making a paper aeroplane of any design. Every class had their own fly off to choose which plane would...
ramp-experimentWhile thinking about Transport during STEM week, we decided to do a Science investigation, which was - A car travels furthest on a soft surface. True or...
stem-week Our theme for STEM week is Transport. Year 2 decided to make vehicles.  First of all we designed our vehicle which needed to have 4 wheels. Next...
relax-kids We have enjoyed Relax Kids with Lisa. We think about health and wellbeing and caring for ourselves and others.    
fractions-of-numbers In Year 2 we are investigating how to find fractions of numbers. Using counters, we practiced finding 1/2, 1/4 and 1/3 of a number of counters. Our...
making-sandwiches Year 2 made sandwiches. We had a range of ingredients and a few different types of bread. We tried everything in order to make our choices. Although...
fraction-fun We have been exploring fractions and learning how to find halves, quarters and thirds of shapes. We used whiteboards and cards to find and draw...
yoga Year 2 have been thinking about Health and Wellbeing. We all did Yoga in the classroom for mindfulness and relaxation.     
colour-mixing Hedgehogs and Owls made Colour Wheels. We loved finding out about primary colours and then mixing them to make secondary colours. We were really...
christmas Owls and Hedgehogs had a great time this Christmas. We made cards and calendars for our grown ups and did many Christmas activities. We enjoyed our...
exploring-division Year 2 used practical apparatus to divide into sets and groups. We recorded, using whiteboards, what the calculations would look like. We linked...
worcester-cathedral-trip Year 2 went on a visit to Worcester Cathedral. During the trip we found out about the history of the cathedral and saw the tombs of King John and...
healthy-food-plate In Science, we are learning about eating healthily.  We found out that we need to eat a variety and balance of food to stay healthy. We have...
children-in-need At Meadows we love helping other people. On Children in Need day, we wore our own clothes and brought in a donation. During the day we enjoyed lots...
multi-skills This term we have been learning about striking and fielding games in Multi-Skills.    
remembrance-day What a busy day we had! First of all, we came into school and made a poppy hat. We then joined the whole school by singing some old fashioned songs...
the-big-draw-2018 After our assembly, our grown ups came back to the classrooms to join us in the Big Draw. The theme this year is Poppies in remembrance of the soldiers...
class-assembly Our assembly focused on well being and the importance of looking after ourselves and each other. We thought about the activities we do that make...
indian-dancing During Arts Week we had the opportunity to act out the story of Diwali led by Sohan, a regular visitor to our school. He taught us more about Diwali,...
clay-poppies Jon the Potter from Eastnor Pottery worked with all of the children to make clay poppies. During Artsweek we have been paying tribute to the memory of...
arts-week Owls and Hedgehogs worked with Mrs Dwyer during Arts Week and created some amazing poppy pictures. We tore black, grey and white paper and newspaper...
shape-investigations Year 2 have been looking at the properties of 3D shapes. We looked at 6 different shapes to find the number of straight and curved edges that they had...
number-games Owls practiced our counting and board game skills by playing different board games. We had to take turns and follow the rules. What a lot of fun we...
planting-bulbs-and-seeds As part of our Science topic on Living Things, we are learning to describe how seeds and bulbs grow into mature plants and flowers. We enjoyed...
2018-10-11-13-29-24 Hedgehogs have fun reading with their buddies in Jaguar class.    
rnli-visit Year 2 had a fabulous visit by volunteers from the RNLI.  We learnt all about the RNLI and different lifeboats.  We also found out about how...
cricket Owls and Hedgehogs have been learning cricket skills with Mark from Bromsgrove Cricket Club. As well as practicing catching and fielding, we had great...
maths-partitioning Today we played a game. We had to throw  dice twice and make a 2 digit number. We wrote the number down and made the number using the dienes...
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