We had the most fabulous week learning about Halloween last week. We had a great time at the party and even got to bob for apples! What did you dress up for Halloween?
Girls' Cup Run Continues
The girls continued their fantastic cup run with a victory over Buckton Vale. A very long journey coupled with wet and windy conditions didn't make for a good night but the girls as ever showed great spirit and teamwork to win the game. Good luck to Buckton Vale for their season and thanks for…
Year 2 Food Technology
In Food Tech, we have used our Eatwell Guide to learn about the various food groups, and how many portions of each we should be eating to keep our bodies healthy. Then we practised weighing and measuring using flour and water, so we are able to prepare quantities for cooking and…
Parts of a flower
All hands on to locate the parts of a flower and to recreate pollination.
Algorithms and Debugging
Today Year 4 started their first computer science unit and learnt to write algorithms with multiple coding blocks. They also learnt how to identify bugs and how to debug an algorithm.
It is a mystery!
On Monday, Year 4 found a mysterious object on the playground. The children have been asking questions and making predictions about their next English text.
Waters of the World
Our Waters of the World topic has come to an end. The working wall has come down to make room for the Industrial Revolution one.
This half term, Year 4 have been learning all about Europe in geography. 4 Poplar became experts on Norway and 4 Willow became experts on Spain. Miss Shaw and Mr Shanks were experts in Russia. We explored the countires location, capital cities, cities,…
Great Citizen Award
These are our Great Citizens for this term. Their kind and caring nature and willingness to help others has shone this half term. Well done!
This half term, we have been learning all about The Stone Age. We have been looking at a range of sources to find out about the past.
Year 2 Head Teacher's Award
What an amazing first half term. Everyone has worked so hard, that Mrs Thornburn awarded us with an own clothes day and a certificate to display in the window.
Year 2 Maple - Great Citizen Award
Well done to 2 Maple's Great Citizen Award winner. Our winner is a pleasure to teach, always looks out for his friends and adults alike, and displays our Dowson PACT values everyday.