Class 2

What are we learning this term?
 
Writing - SPaG, The Minpins.
Maths -  Place Value, Addition and Subtraction.
RE - Creation. Prayers and Saints.
Science - Habitats.
Geography - Our world, Countries and Continents.
Computing - Programming, Online-Safety.
 
Useful websites
We regularly 'Tweet' our work in Class 2.
Please follow our school page @StGeorgesTauntn
We had a visit from Devon and Somerset Fire Brigade today to learn about fire safety.
English
 
 
The Tiger who came to Tea
 
 
We had a surprise stripy visitor to our classroom this week.
Our book reviews from guided reading.
Here are our wonderful story maps that described
what happened.
 
History
 
 
Remembrance Day
We visited Vivary Park to look at the War Memorial.
 
We said prayers, sketched and observed the names of the soldiers written on it.
We scattered poppy seeds around the school.  We are looking forward to seeing them grow next year.
 
 
Reading
Please feel free to visit the library after school on Thursdays and Fridays. It is open for all to use. Look for excellent book recommendations to encourage your child to love reading. Please come and hear Sarah Cook speak to all parents on the topics of hearing children read at home fostering a love of reading in the family on Friday 13th December at 1:45 in the school hall. You are warmly invited to share a book and a hot chocolate with your child in their classroom afterwards. 
 
 
 
Class 2 love reading!
In guided reading we enjoyed the story
of The Owl Babies.
We independently followed instructions
to make paper plate birds.
Cottontail the Bedtime Bunny and his reading book is taken home by different children every day.
 
 
RE
 
The Prophet Amos
Today in our RE lesson we acted out the story of
'The Prophet Amos'
We have been thinking about
how the Gospel means
'Good News'. 
 
How do we share good news?
 
What good news do
we like to hear?
 
 
Maths
In Maths we are looking at Place Value.
 
 
Nature Area
 
Habitats
 
We have been reading a story by Roald Dahl called 'The Minpins'.
 
We have spent a lot of time in the nature area looking at where different animals live.
 
We made our own Minpin houses.
Our wonderful hedgehog pictures!
We talked about what insects need to survive
and made bug houses for them.
We are enjoying the beautiful Autumn leaves.
 
 
Computing
 
We are controlling the ProBots to move around and create shapes on the floor. We have been using the words; 
Clockwise, anti-clockwise, quarter turn, half turn, whole turn.