Year 2 Latest News Summer 2 Week 1

This week we started exploring our new history topic of The Great Fire of London by looking at a variety of pictures and asking questions about them. Over the next few weeks we will be learning about this historical event.

We have been learning about Mola art – a type of artwork originating from Panama. It was interesting to see how it is created through layers of material and then we made our own artwork with coloured paper.

It has been amazing to see our school chicks growing so big and we are looking forward to seeing them grow more. In show and tell, we have been sharing photos of us when we were babies to see how we have changed too!

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Nursery Latest News – Summer 2 Week 5

On Monday we began our birthday celebration week by looking at how schools have changed since Malvern Way and Little Green had opened in 1949. We looked at the difference in the school building, classrooms, and equipment such as white boards and black boards.

Reception Latest News- Summer 2 Week 4

This week the children have all enjoyed their first woodwork sessions. First they explored the safety aspects of woodwork including the importance of safety goggles and safe use of tools. They used a variety of different size and thickness of balsa wood, different sized nails and a variety of mixed media such as bottle tops, corks and beads for their creations. They also learned how to use a Japanese saw safely with an adult. The children had lots of fun exploring and we were very impressed with their creations.

Year 2 Latest News – Summer 2 Week 4

This week in maths, we learnt about patterns. We had to identify patterns but also create patterns ourselves. We noticed that a pattern could be made in lots of different ways. For example, you could make a one by alternating two types of shape or by changing the colour of just one shape.