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Mrs Chandler
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This Week Gold Book

Gold book winners this week are ...

Autumn Term 1 

Week 1

Mrs Chandler and Parrot class have had a very busy first week at school .

We have begun to settle into the routines and expectations of Year Two. This week we have learnt how to find patterns in maths and make the perfect sentence in English.

Our new story is Grandads’ Island and in shared reading we are exploring the story the day the crayons came home.

 

We had great fun as part of our topic hook, we found out that we are going to be learning about Islands.

Week 2

Well done to our Reader of the week Amelia.
Well done to our Star of the Week Alfie.

This week in parrot class the children have been exploring numbers from 0-100.  They have been ordering, partitioning and representing numbers – working together in teams and independently.

In English we have been writing the story ‘Grandad’s Island’.

Week 3

Well done to our Reader of the Week – LUCAS!

Week 4

This week we explored the IOW. Parrots behaviour was impeccable and we learnt a lot about the geography of islands and its human and physical features.

Week 5

Well done to our Star of the Week – CHLOE!

This week in Parrot Class we have been inventing our own stories.

In maths we have been exploring addition and subtraction facts to 20.

In science we have been learning about the solar system.

Week 6

This week in parrot class we got a special delivery. A magic box arrived and we began to explore the word magic and had a go at predicting what might be inside! Next week we will be Learning a poem called Magic Box then be inventing our own.

 In maths we have been exploring the language or inverse and commutative.

Week 7

Well done to our Star of the Week – HARRY!

Well done to our Reader of the Week – ADAM!

This week we have had a visit from Dr Collins who taught us some magic. This helped us understand our poem in English much better.

 

  

 Our boxed up text the poem The Magic Box

 

Autumn Term 2 

Week 1

Well done to our Star of the week – Ronnie!

This week in shared reading we learnt a poem about the Sea.

We also worked as teams to design our own is.ands. We thought about its physical features.

In phonics we have been learning about the soft and hard c sound.

 

Week 2

Quiz winners: Intrepid 
Well done to our Star of the Week – Ibrahim!

This week in Parrot class we started to build our islands using newspaper and masking tape. In English we have been exploring the features of non fiction texts and in maths using numberlines to solve calculations.

 

Week 3

Well done to our Star of the Week – Freya!

Well done Parrot Class for a really hard working week. 

You have worked well as a team to start building your islands. You have learnt how to write a non-fiction text and explored measure in maths. 

Week 4

Well done to our Star of the Week – ELEANOR

This week we have been designing our islands. Representing our physical and human features with paint, glitter and craft paper.

   

We have also been exploring and building 2d shapes in maths…

 

 

Week 5

Well done to our Star of the Week – AMELIA

  

 

Thank you all who attended our topic presentation. We were very proud of our work and presented well.

We had a great time building dens and demonstrating one of our School Values beautifully – teamwork!! 

  

 

Week 6

This week in parrot class we have been exploring money and calculating with coins.

    

In English they have been inventing information about their islands. In shared readIng we have been practising our inference skills to predict what characters may be in the story.

Spring Term 1 

Week 1

Welcome back parrot class to a very busy exciting term!

In English we have been learning a new text- The Ugly Five by Julia Donaldson

In maths we have been learning about halving and dividing by two. This is the start of our division and multiplication journey.

In topic we have started our new topic Planet Earth! We have begun to explore different habitats and the animals that live there.

Keep reading and practising your spellings at home! 

Week 2

This week in maths we have been exploring multiplication and division.

 

In English we have been exploring our English text the ugly five. Can you work out which animal we are?

Week 3

This week in parrot class we have had lots of fun in topic. We planted seeds ready to see them germinate and grow. We explored different habitats and built homes for a variety of animals.


  

  

Week 4

This week in parrot class we have been exploring a new text type instructions. We helped Mrs Chandler make a jam sandwich for her lunch. We have been playing games that are teaching us about suffixes and have been learning to multiply in maths.

  

  

 

 

Spring Term 2
 

Week 1

Parrot class have been so busy this week that Mrs Chandler did not take any photos!! We have been designing and writing a set of instructions about an animal mask. We have been learning mental calculation strategies for addition and subtraction. In topic we explored direction and position.

Summer Term 2 

Week 3

This week in parrot class we looked in depth at multiplication and multiplication facts. In English we planned a fact file on a famous Victorian individual. We picked our parts for our end of year performance and started learning our end of year song. Sports day was a great success and everybody took part with excellent team spirit.