We have started our new History topic: The Great Fire of London. We have been very interested to learn about the great fire in 1666. Can you find out some more more information at home to share with the class?
We received a suitcase from Barnaby Bear! He has been on holiday to Tocuaro and brought us some souvenirs to show us what Mexico is like. We compared Tocuaro to Ashton Under-Lyne!
To help with their historical enquiry skills and as part of their science topic on fossils, the children went to Manchester Museum for a fabulous trip to be Dinosaur Detectives. They had a brilliant guide in Hannah, who first of all revealed a dinosaur's foot from beneath a black cloth. The children had to work hard and think about...
In preparation for our Science trip of 10th November 2017, the children practised handling objects carefully because they would be holding fossils that were millions of years old when they went to Manchester Museum. Here they are being really careful.
In Year2 we have been learning about the sacrament of Baptism. The sacrament welcomes people into God's family
The Baptism candle represents that Christ is the light of the world. We were asked if we think Jesus is the light of the world. We share our answers with different people during a 'Speed Share'!
The Baptism candle represents that Christ is...
Year 2 had a fantastic time at Staircase House! The children impressed the teachers with their knowledge of the Great Fire of London. We reenacted what happens on Sunday 2nd September, 1666! We also made our own firemarks and had the chance to learn about 17th century house construction by making our own wattle and daub panel!
Making wattle and...