3 November 2022

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…

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21 October 2022

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.  

 

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21 October 2022

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.

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20 October 2022

Year 2 - Great Fire of London painting

We have learnt so many facts about the Great Fire of London, and this week we completed some paintings of what London looked like during this time.

 

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17 October 2022

Year 2 - Microhabitats 2

What a beautiful day to investigate where invertebrates in our playground, and on our wild side live, ie on leaves or under logs.

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11 October 2022

Year 2 - Microhabitats

Today we went on a walk on our wild side looking for invertebrates and their microhabitats.

 

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4 October 2022

Year 2 - Great Fire of London

This term our topic is the Great Fire of London and we extended our knowledge by visiting Staircase House museum, where we participated in acting out the historic event, creating our own fire marks and wattle and daub walls.

 

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4 October 2022

Year 2 - Great Big Green Week

Great Big Green Week!  We talked about climate change and how this is affecting our planet.  Then we thought about simple ways we could help, for example, always taking our rubbish home, recycling and using reusable water bottles.  As an introduction to sewing we attempted running stiches to make…

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28 September 2022

Year 2 music

Today we listened to various notes on the glockenspiels and tried to work out a tune by ear.

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