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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 14:30
Year 5/6 Swimming Gala is being held at Benenden Girls School today after school. Results to follow  Good luck to everyone participating! Read More »
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 16:13
Wow did we work up a sweat in our danceathon this morning. Apologies for the blurryness of the pictures but I think they capture the energy in the room! Read More »
tags: year2, danceathon, PE
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 14:45
The children thoroughly enjoyed boogying the afternoon away, whilst raising money for charity. Thank you, Mrs Plewes! Read More »
tags: dance, Charity, PE
Monday, January 13, 2020 - 13:57
Today we started to look at division! We learned the associated vocabulary (groups, share, equal, divide) and understood that division resulted in making the whole part smaller and in equal groups. Read More »
tags: year2, Maths
Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 15:17
We have been looking at the painting 'Children's Games' by Pieter Bruegel the Elder painted in 1560. We were looking at how the games differ from today and we had a conversation as to why it might have been different.  Then we spoke about how it might look if it was painted today. We spoke about... Read More »
tags: Cuckoo, Art
Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 12:29
Our 'Lights Camera Action' topic this term provided us wth the opportunity to design and make a fabulous Wizard of Oz inspired shoe-box theatre. The children chose the scene from the film that they wanted to replicate and spent many sessions creating their design brief and building their project.  Read More »
tags: Art, Design Technology, year2
Thursday, January 9, 2020 - 12:14
We had such fun sewing the curtains for our Wizard of Oz inspired shoe box theatres. I lost count of the number of times I had to re-thread the wool for the children but it was so worth it.  Read More »
tags: Design Technology, year2
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 16:52
The children's own learning time is very precious. It gives them an opportunity to pursue their own interests, to explore new learning or consolidate what they have already done in class. Here is just a taster of what's been going on in Barn Owls this week... Read More »
tags: Child initiated activities
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 - 16:37
What a busy start to a busy term! So lovely to have everyone back, well and refreshed after the holidays! We are busy learning pairs of five in maths this week... Read More »
Friday, January 3, 2020 - 10:20
In maths we have been learning about shapes. We have sorted shapes and found them in our environment.  Read More »
tags: Maths