Sandgate Year 2 Blog

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Food for Thought

Today we had a visit from Jess who taught us a little more about healthy eating. We explored our breakfast choices, lunchbox contents and the best ways to cook our dinners.

What could you do to eat more healthily?

Anti-Bullying Week 2017

This week we are thinking about how we can be a good friend to others.

We recognise that we are all different and we are all equal.

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What makes a good friend?

Science Seed Match…

We have been looking at different seeds in our Science learning this week.  We matched the seeds to the correct packet and plant.

Which other seeds can you name?

A few more photos from our school trip….

If you go down to the woods today…

…you’ll have a great day out!

Today we enjoyed bivouac building, a Woodland Search activity and exploring the beautiful woodland area!

Perhaps you could visit Poulton Wood with your family and friends some time?

https://www.c-o-t.org.uk/our-services/our-enterprises/poulton-wood

Map of poulton wood

Lest We Forget…

We have been making clay poppies as part of our Remembrance Day learning.  We thought about the people, and their families, who have fought for our country.

How long ago was The Great War (First World War)?

Under the Sea…

We had lots of fun exploring an underwater world and trying to defeat the vicious sea creature to find the magic pearl.  We were granted a wish which we whispered to the pearl.

What was your wish?

Bean Diary…

Week 1!

We followed instructions to plant our own broad beans.  We have also set up an experiment to try to find out what a seed needs to start to grow (germinate).

Keep watching!

Spelling Machines!

This week we used our spelling machines to help us to spell plurals!  They worked like magic!

More Marvellous Maths!

We are now doing lots of subtraction in Maths and are learning how to exchange a ten when we do not have enough ones to take away the correct number of ones that we need to.  We’re getting the hang of it using our ‘Make It’ and ‘Draw It’ methods!