Category Archives: Literacy

Percy’s Bumpy Ride

In Class 2 we are learning all about Percy the park keeper, he invented a lawnmower that started to fly. Today we sequenced the story and when we were finished some of us practiced writing sentences about the story. We are all trying really hard to segment and blend our words to help our spelling.

Have you read Percy’s Bumpy Ride? We give it 5 stars!

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Phonics

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Today we have been learning the ‘ow’ sound. This can be said in 2 different ways. Here we are practicing segmenting and blending our words to help us read. We read the words bow and flow. What ‘ow’ words can you … Continue reading

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Writing Captions

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We have been learning how to write captions. Did you know a caption gives you more information about a picture? We have been writing our own to help others describe the picture. We have been thinking carefully about our spelling … Continue reading

Remembrance Day

On Sunday it was 100 years since the end of the 1st World War. We learnt about how the soldiers fought for our freedom and what this meant for us. We lay poppy wreaths to remember the soldiers and we wrote a message on them.

What did you write on your poppy?


Practising our writing

Today some of us practised writing our name on the iPads. We had to think carefully how to form all our letters and make sure they were the right way around.

Have you used the iPads in your class today?

Dress up

Today was book day, we dressed up as different characters from books. We had Sky from Paw Patrol, Snow White and Ash from Pokemon. Who did you dress up as?

Farming Friday

Today we went and experienced a real farming Friday. We visited the farm and saw lots of cows. Have a look at what we got up to in this weeks keynote…

Have you visited the farm yet? 

Spelling

Today we practised our spelling, we were trying to spell words to match our picture. We had to think carefully about the order of our letters. We found a word relating to our topic, can you guess what our topic is?

 

Resting

We have been talking about keeping our brain healthy in Class 2. Today we looked at how we rest. Some of us like to read as this helps us relax.

What do you do to relax?

 

Catching Stars

To follow on from our story telling of ‘How To Catch A Star’ by Oliver Jeffers, we decided to use our new adjective knowledge and put it to the test. We used different adjectives to describe the star.

What adjectives do you know?