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Oak

Welcome to Oak Class! 

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Classroom-Sept 2018

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Oak class is now Year 1 and Year 2 and is taught by Mrs Few and Mrs Death.  We are all very excited to have moved into a new home this year and really love our new classroom-especially the magnetic walls!
Our Learning Journey 2018-2019
Spring Term 1
Today we had a fantastic time enjoying our last ‘Toys’ topic afternoon.  We found out about the history of teddy bears, the world’s favourite toy.  Did you know the teddy bear is only 117 years old?  That makes them younger than electricity and the first motor car! 
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Split pin bears

Bear paintings

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Fab work everyone!

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Chinese New Year DT Day 

6/2/2019

Today the whole school focused on DT skills as we celebrated Chinese New Year.  In Oak Class we enjoyed designing and making dragon puppets, lanterns, fans, lucky fish and drawing pigs to acknowledge 2019 as the year of the pig.  We also baked Chinese moon cakes and tasted egg fried rice, noodles and stir fry vegetables. 

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This week in Art we have been looking at the work of Kandinsky. We drew pictures in his style. 
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Our Literacy this term is based on stories about animals and toys to link in with our science and topic learning.  First we read the story ‘Gorilla’ by Anthony Browne.  Year 1 wrote some brilliant captions and year 2 did some fact finding and wrote about real gorillas (see work displayed in the hall).

This week we have really enjoyed reading the story ‘Dogger’ by  Shirley Hughes.  The Year 1 children have made some amazing LOST posters and some of them have  written very impressive versions of the story.

Dogger LOST posters

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Our Topic this term is 'toys' and  we have been comparing toys today to the toys our parents and grandparents played with when they were small.  We have also enjoyed talking about our favourite toys, what toys are made from and how they have changed over the last hundred years. 

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This half term our RE focus is 'Islam-Believing' and we are finding out the answer to the question 'how do some Muslims show Allah is compassionate and merciful?'

We listened to the story of the crying camel and talked about the special message of being kind, caring, helpful, thoughtful and compassionate.  Then we all painted a picture from the story as we talked about what these words mean.  We also enjoyed creating creatures as we found out Muslims believe Allah is the creator of everything. 

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In our Maths lessons on Wednesdays and Thursdays we have been doing lots of measuring! We have been using comparative language to describe how long, tall and short things are and then measuring them using non-standard and standard units of measure.  We have also been ordering our toys and ourselves by length and height. 

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In Art we are focusing on drawing skills.  This week we listened to an excerpt from the story 'The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark' and painted Plop.  We thought carefully about brush strokes and representing texture by using different marks.  
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Happy 2019 everyone!! This morning we have been remembering the best ‘snapshots’ of our Christmas holiday and taking a moment to appreciate the time spent with family and the generous gifts we received. This afternoon we discussed the traditions of New Year celebrations and made our ‘one word’ resolutions.  We all thought of a word that encompasses what we want to improve on in 2019.  Super thoughts and ideas Oak Class-lets make sure we work on them together.  

 

 

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Merry Christmas everyone and thank you for the lovely gifts we received.

 

Love from 

 

Mrs Death, Mrs Few and Mrs Borrett

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PIRATE DAY!

What a super pirate crew Captain Deeth had today!  Fantastic costumes everyone and a great day-with almost all the crew following the pirate code!  Arrrrrrr!!!!

 

Can you spot Captain Bluebeard, Captain Calico, Captain Melanie and some quite scary looking pirates amongst our crew photos?

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Our Literacy this half term has been based on  the story 'The Night Pirates' by Peter Harris.  We have enjoyed writing facts, captions, labels, instructions and our own pirate stories.  Here is some of our amazing work...
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In Maths we have been practicing our addition and subtraction skills using a variety of equipment and methods.  Year 2s have also been learning some multiplication-don't forget to practice your 2 times tables at home!

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In our Topic lessons we have been finding out about the adventures of Christopher Columbus.  We started off the topic by imagining we were explorers and hopping into our hot air balloon!(thanks Mrs A-P)
We then enjoyed making maps of Christopher Columbus’ journeys, painting pictures of his ships, and writing facts about him. 

Hot air balloon adventures!

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Christopher Columbus activities

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During our RE lessons we have been learning about the Nativity story and why Jesus’ birth was so significant to Christians. 
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Autumn Term 1
This half term our theme in Literacy is Superheroes.  We have loved the story ‘Supertato’ and were shocked to find out the Evil Pea had been causing mischief in our school!   We have focused on writing lists, labels, captions and writing in full sentenes.  We have also enjoyed designing WANTED posters for the Evil Pea. 
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We have loved learning about The Great Fire of London in our Topic lessons and are now all experts!  We have written diary entries like Samuel Pepys, worked together to draw Pudding Lane, written facts, answered questions, made fire collages, designed a monument out of clay, rebuilt London out of Lego and made 3D houses and burned them down!   Super work everyone!

Re-enacting the Great Fire

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Finding facts, answering questions and working together to draw Pudding Lane

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Making houses of 1666

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Using clay to design a monument to remember the Great Fire

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Oak Class 2017-2018
Oak is a year 2 class and is taught by Mrs Few and Mrs Proctor.
What an absolutely amazing year you have had Oak Class-good luck in Year 3!

British Pudding Tasting and Royal Wedding Banquet

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Royal Wedding Fun

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Summer Term Newsletter

World Book Day

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Take a look at the fantastic castles Oak class have made at home as part of their topic work on Castles. To finish our topic this half term the children dressed up as someone who might live in a castle. The children invited their family in to school to listen to their stories and facts about castles. 

 

Thank you you to all the parents and grandparents who have helped the children to create such amazing and unique castles and costumes. 

 

Oak class Castle Morning

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Our trip to Piper's Vale Gymnastics Centre

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Homework Letter 2.2.18

 

Thank you for all the lovely baby photographs. If you didn't bring one in this week please remember to send one in next Thursday 18th January. Thank you. 

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Please could your child bring in a small photograph of themselves when they were a baby next Thursday.

Homework Letter 15/12/17

Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.

Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  1
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  2
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  3
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  4
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  5
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  6
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  7
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  8
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  9
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  10
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  11
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  12
Look at our lovely Christmas decorations! In the afternoons, Oak class have been busy learning how to use a blanket stitch to make and decorate a pretty decoration.  13

Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.

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Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  2
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  3
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  4
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  5
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  6
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  7
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  8
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  9
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  10
Adventure Day! Thank you to all the parents and grand parents who were able to come along this morning to see the fantastic work the children have been doing.  11

Finding fractions of quantities.

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Oak class on their tour of London

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Welcome to Oak!

 

Oak class are the year 2 children taught in the hall every morning by Mrs. Few and in the afternoon by Mrs Proctor.

We are learning all about Amelia Earhart this week and her amazing adventures. The children are looking forward to their adventure dress up day this Friday and sharing their stories with their  parents, younger siblings and  grand parents.

 

 

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