Author Archives: Dave

Art & Artists – Laura Holloway visits!

Hi all from Willow Tree Y2 Class! A new school year in Autumn and our topic is Art & Artists – a chance to look at all things art. Already we have not only settled into a Year 2 life with its new routines and higher expectations but also started to enjoy looking at many pieces of art, older and … Continue reading

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Green Fingers!

Our new summer topic is Green Fingers. Lots of growing plants and investigating how they grow, what they need and how to look after them. Two lots of bulbs already planted in class and a visit from a ‘flower seller’ who showed us all the types of flowers he sells around the Island and where in the world they came … Continue reading

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Who am I?

A new year, a new topic for Year 2 children in Willow Tree! After a super Autumn term of settling into year 2 life, setting fire to giant ‘Fire of London’ [1666]  model houses on the school field and producing an very successful Christmas Nativity, we are busy looking at ourselves in many ways. We have worked with a partners … Continue reading

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Brick By Brick

Hi everyone from Willow Tree our Year 2 class. We’ve had a busy time settling in to our new routines and following up on some Olympic heroes and events. What an epic occasion for us to be part of, seeing sportsmen and women doing so well for Team GB! We’ve talked about the sort things the Olympians had to do such as … Continue reading

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Summer Term – The Sea

The year is going quickly and we are in the Summer term already. Our new topic is The Sea and we will be looking at everything we possibly can to do with the sea. We have enjoyed a ‘Titanic Day’, dressing up for a first or third class ‘voyage’ in class. We retold and acted what really happened 100 years … Continue reading

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Journeys

Hi everyone! In KS1 we have had an amazing time looking at and learning about Journeys. We began by looking at simple maps and plans of our classrooms and bedrooms, maps of Northwood and the Isle of Wight. We then attemped drawing our own maps showing our journey to school including local landmarks, like the scout hut, WI hall and … Continue reading

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