Welcome to Year 2! We hope you had an enjoyable half term! This week in Year 2 In our Literacy lessons we have been learning about explanation texts. These are non-fiction texts that explains either a process or how something works. We have been exploring different explanation texts and identifying the key features of these…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! This week in Crete Class We have been celebrating Inclusion Week this week in class. We have learnt how to cross the road safely and designed our own Road Safety Superheroes/Mascots. We have also discussed bullying and what we should do if we or someone we know is being…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! This week in Crete Class In our Literacy lessons we have been continuing to learn about instructions and exploring the animated tale of Thad Gets To The Moon. We have created our own instructions for Moon Football making sure we included our you will need section, bossy verbs, numbered…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! This week in Crete Class In our Literacy lessons we have been continuing to learn about instructions and exploring the animated tale of Thad Gets To The Moon. We followed instructions and worked as a group to create our own rockets. We then created instructions on how to decorate…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! This week in Crete Class In our Literacy lessons we have been continuing to learn about recipes and instructions. At the beginning of the week we were given a recipe that was written in a paragraph and had to turn these into recipe instructions. We then used this knowledge…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! This week in Crete Class In our Literacy lessons we have been exploring the book of ‘The Shopping Basket’ by John Burningham. We have used this story to create instructions for the animals in the book making sure we include the key features of instructions. In Numeracy we have…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! This week in Crete Class In our Literacy lessons we have been continuing to explore the story Superworm by Julia Donaldson. We have created questions to ask Superworm and sequenced the story. We have then used the book to help us plan and write our own Superworm story. In…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! We trust that you had a lovely Summer Holiday and welcome to the start of the new school year! This week in Crete Class In our Literacy lessons we have been exploring the story Superworm by Julia Donaldson. We have identified the thoughts and feelings of Superworm and Wizard…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! This week in Crete Class In our Literacy lessons we have been continuing our learning on non-chronological reports. We have created our own non-chronological reports on nocturnal animals including an introduction, headings as questions (What do owls eat?) and information in short paragraphs. In Numeracy we have been focusing…

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Welcome to Year 2 Crete Class! This week in Crete Class In our Literacy lessons we have been continuing our learning on information texts. We have created our own zig-zag information books on The Great Fire of London including headings as questions (When did the Great Fire of London start?), creating pictures and writing captions…

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