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Tuesday, 16 April 2019

This week's book

This week, we are reading 'Growing Frogs' by Vivien French. Here is a link to an interactive version of the story -


Thursday, 21 March 2019

Spellings


World Poetry Day


World Poetry Day



As part of the global celebration of poetry, Year Two have been reading and performing poetry. Here  is one of the poems the children learned today and then performed to their classmates.



Friday, 15 March 2019

Maths Homework

This week in Maths we have been learning about the four operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division). 


Here are some more to practice at home. 

 



Thursday, 14 March 2019

Next week's book



Next week's book will be...

 
In Year Two, we love the author Julia Donaldson. Next week, we will be reading one of her less well known books. Here is a link to an interactive version of the story -




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In Year Two, we love the author Julia Donaldson. Next week, we will be reading one of her less well known books. Here is a link to an interactive version of the story -




Next week's spellings


Tuesday, 12 March 2019

This Week's Spellings

The spellings this week are - 
old
gold
sold
fold
gold
behold
always
all
ball
call
called
fall

Tuesday, 5 March 2019

Thursday, 28 February 2019

Art

In Art Year Two have been practicing different printing techniques. This week we have learned how to make monoprints. Take a look at some of our work so far. Next week we will be making our final art piece. 



Wednesday, 20 February 2019

London

This is a link to a fact filled educational website that we have used in class as part of our research into the Geographical topic of London. The children have used it to key facts about the Landmarks of London and about the oldest underground train system in the world - The Tube.


Tuesday, 19 February 2019

Holiday Project

Our topic next half term will be Toys
For the holidays , we wondered if the children could create a toy of their own and then share with the rest of the class next week. 
This might be a  version of Snakes and Ladders using an old cereal box, a puppet made from an old sock or a game of Snap - the options are endless. 
Here are some from ideas from Google to help - 

Sunday, 17 February 2019

Hyde Park Source

Saturday, 16 February 2019

Parent - Teacher Consultations


Have you booked your appointment yet?

 If not, please use this link: https://iveson.parentseveningsystem.co.uk



Wednesday, 13 February 2019

Take a look at what Year 2 have been up to today

Today was the last day of gardening with Hyde Park Source. The children have had lots of fun over the last 5 weeks. They've made lots of exciting things such as bird feeders and flatbread. Here are soon photographs over the last few weeks.

Thank you for all the families that have joined us too. 


Thursday, 7 February 2019

Grand Opening New Hall

Our new hall was officially opened today with an assembly looking at the work of Christoph Niemann. Ask you child about his amazing doodles and check out his work here: http://www.christophniemann.com/

KS1 International Club Travel to Peru

Today in International Club we learned all about Peru. 

We went to Machu Picchu with Rosie and Julian - have a look at their adventure here:

Then we learned some Spanish - we found out how to say hello, goodbye and thank you.

Finally we made South American arpilleras.

Using a cardboard outline we wrapped wool around the shape to create an interesting texture and mix of colours. We had to decide how to attach the wool to the arpillera - we tried using glue and tape, and some of use tried tying a knot in the wool.

        

Have a look at some of our great finished products!



Next week's spellings


Wednesday, 6 February 2019

More photographs


Look what I've just found!

We used our chopping and peeling skills to make fruit kebabs. We enjoyed eating them too. 

Art

Year 2 have been designing patterns with different printing techniques. Have a look at what we've done this week. Next week we will be carrying out monoprints to develop our skills further.  

Tuesday, 5 February 2019

Academic Excellence

Here at Iveson Primary, we have the very highest expectations for our pupils. For those children who achieve Academic Excellence, the reward is a certificate and an entry on our roll of achievement.

Click below to see those pupils who have aspired to be the best.


http://iveson-primary.co.uk/parents/iveson-excellence


Monday, 4 February 2019

NSPCC Number day

On Friday we had some fantastic outfits for Number Day 2019 as well as having lots of fun with Maths. Year 1 and Year 2 worked together to investigate fractions. We made pizzas and cut them up into 2 and 4 equal parts. We even used the notations 1/2 and 1/4. Well done KS1! 


This week Year 2 will be taking it one step further and learning about thirds.  



This week's class reading book is...

Our book this week is a folk tale from India by the author Joanna Troughton, who wrote The Tiger Child. Here is a link to an interactive version of the story.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNJUmobTBbc



Friday, 1 February 2019

Next Week's Spellings


Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Kingfisher's Book of the Week.....


Tiger, Tiger burning bright

This week in Year Two, Sparrows have been reading the Tiger Child by Joanna Troughton. Here is a link to an interactive version of the story.

Kingifshers, you will read this book next week.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVXgh9Dce-U



Monday, 21 January 2019

This week's spellings

This week, we are learning how to spell days of the week and some months of the year.

The spellings are -

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday 

Sunday

January

February

March

Remember to use capital letters because they are all proper nouns.

Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Walk to the Shop

This afternoon Sparrow Class walked down to the shop to purchase supplies to make fruits kebabs. The children handled the money and they had to decide what was the best price for strawberries. 

More pictures to come of our fruit kebabs. 


Outdoor Learning

This week, Year Two have worked outside in the garden with Claire for Hyde Park Source. The children did a treasure hunt and learned about the importance of taking care of creatures in the outdoor environment. Next week, parents and careers are invited to come and join in the sessions and work alongside their children in the garden. Sparrows will be outside next week 9 am-10 am and Kingfisher s will be outside 10.15 am until 11.15 am. It might be chilly next week so wear your wellies and wrap up warm. See you in the garden next Wednesday.