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Animal Art WorkAnimal Art Work
Circle of Life

We have been learning about animals from different continents.

Circle of Life
Cannon Hall Farm TripCannon Hall Farm Trip
Welcome to Y2D

 
Mrs Dickson, Mrs Clegg and

Miss Sonuga(school direct teacher).
 
Report from the farm
All Creatures Great and SmallAll Creatures Great and Small
Tinga Tinga Tales African Music
Tinga Tinga Tales African MusicTinga Tinga Tales African Music
Tinga Tinga Tales
Life Cycle Learning
Lifecycle LearningLifecycle Learning
Visiting the school pond habitatVisiting the school pond habitat
Making Our Own Ceatures

We made our own creatures to make up a story based on Bog Baby.

Making Our Own Ceatures
Bog Baby Drama
Apprentice Focus WeekApprentice Focus Week
On the Move Focus Week

Digger Day! We all had a fantastic experience when the builders set up some of their machines for us to explore.

On the Move Focus Week
Sketching the diggersSketching the diggers
Maths & DT

We made a car from a net. This involved using our DT skills to cut and fold the net. We developed our understanding of 3D shapes through this activity.

Maths & DT
Hot Air Balloons and Parachutes

As part of Discover the World topic we learned about hot air balloons. We had a go at making our own, then tested them out as parachutes!

Hot Air Balloons and Parachutes
Discover the World

This half term we have been finding out about different ways to travel. We have learnt about famous inventors from the past including the Wright Brothers and Henry Ford. The children had a go at making their own paper aeroplanes and used their maths skills to measuure the distance they flew. 
 
Write Now Focus WeekWrite Now Focus Week
Alice in Wonderland meets the Lego City

We have spent this focus week creating our film. Everyone has been involved in writing the script, designing characters and settings and making the film itself. We are all very proud of our film and hope you enjoy it!

Colour mixing and colour wheels

As part of our learning in art we looked at the colours used in Van Gogh's Sunflowers painting. The children then created their own colour wheels, using their colour mixing skills.

Colour mixing and colour wheels
Leeds Art Gallery - Printed Connections workshopLeeds Art Gallery - Printed Connections workshop
Bright Sparks Focus Week

We had a wonderful week in school learning about different aspects of light. Children enjoyed spending time in the dark den, investigating light, shadows and things that glow in the dark. We used the computers and ipads to make a kaleidoscope pattern.

Bright Sparks Focus Week
Kamakura Kite flying!!

As part of our topic comparing Filey and Kamakura we made kites. Kite flying is very popular in Kamakura and we looked carefully at the patterns and designs to make our kites similar to those in Japan.

7 Continents and 5 Oceans
Filey!Filey!
Cities of the World Focus Week

We had a really interesting week finding out about Sydney. the photos show the children researching Sydney using the ipads, pencil drawings of Sydney's landmarks, aboriginal family tree paintings and.... our wonderful Sydney Opera House model!

Cities of the World Focus Week
Interviews about Sydney

Mr Bogle talked about his time in Sydney. The children researched different things to do in Sydney and wrote some questions for him.

School Council Representatives

Our school council representatives have been elected. They will be responsible for attending meetings and making decisions within the school council.

School Council Representatives
Class Prefects

Congratulations to our new class prefects!

Class Prefects