We spoke about what our rights are and how we can respect each other’s rights. We got to work with people we usually wouldn’t work with while also developing our hand-eye coordination skills!
On Monday 30th October 2017 we read The Selfish Giant and discussed the characters and the message of the story. We then wrote what we thought made a good story in our groups.
We sorted the formal letters out from the different things we were given (posters, adverts) and then we arranged the different parts of a letter in the correct order. We also labelled the features of a formal letter and discussed their purpose.
We did some exercises to see the effects they have on our bodies. We noticed that some exercises make our bodies go faster and some stretch different parts of our bodies.
As part of Work Week, Year 2 had a visit from the London Ambulance Service on 30th Nov. They explained the role and responsibilities of the Ambulance Service to us.
We voted for school councillors and talked about what made a successful leader.
During Heritage Week we looked at where Indian dance originated from and how this has influenced Indian dance today.
During work week we used recycled materials to make our own communities.
During work week we went to Plaistow Fire station and learned about the roles and responsibilities fire fighters have within our community.
This term we used our History off the Page workshop to immerse children into the world of the Victorians. Children worked as nannies, they laid tables, wrote with ink pens and made beds.