Art Competition




We have an exciting opportunity for any of you interested in creating a piece of art for us by Friday 23rd April! You can create a picture of anything you want, of A4 size or less and you will have the opportunity for your work to be chosen to be displayed in two public spaces from September onwards! Here are a summary of the details below if you would like to take part!
 
Maximum of A4 size
Categories: Painting, Mixed Media, Drawing
Please pass entries to Miss Eden by Friday 23rd April with your full name and class on the back.
10 finalists will be chosen from KS1 and KS2 to be displayed at the
The main exhibitions will be at ‘Art in the Gardens’ and ‘The Great Sheffield Art Show’, venues and dates to be confirmed later.
 
Good luck and we look forward to seeing your amazing entries!

Happy Easter Holidays!

We wish you all a safe and happy break over the Easter holidays. Thank you for all your support over the last term, it has been really appreciated. All the children have taken home an Easter Read sheet today which we hope everyone will have a go at. The children have until the end of April to complete 30 reads.

Happy holidays and fingers crossed for some nice spring weather!

The Y2 Team

Easter Treat

For filling our golden coins this term, we have celebrated with an Easter hunt. The children spent the afternoon in Amy’s garden solving clues and finding the Easter message. Our prize was Easter eggs and lollies. It was lovely spending the afternoon out in the sunshine.

10 Day Active Travel Challenge

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10 day Active Travel Challenge

This week we will be sending home Travel Challenge foot badge design sheets for you.

 Your challenge, if you wish to accept, is to design a badge and it needs to be inspired by a superhero! This can be someone in real life, a famous superhero or one from your imagination.

Your design MUST fit inside the footprint outline and please write your name, your class and WCM on the top of the sheet!

Your amazing designs need to be back in school by Thursday 22nd April to be in with a chance and to take part in the challenge!

Good luck and we can’t wait to see your superhero designs!


Year 2 Learning

It has been wonderful having all of the Year 2’s back in school. You have jumped straight back in with your learning and have been happy to see your friends!

This week we have been learning about Position and Direction. We have been learning about clockwise and anti-clockwise, turns and programming Beebots to travel using our knowledge of Position and Direction.

Learning from today.

Thank you to everyone who has sent learning today and for all the learning that has been sent in since this lockdown began. It has been lovely to see your work and photos of what you have been up to. Today was the last day of home schooling and we can not wait to have everyone back in Y2!

We wish you all a lovely weekend and are very excited to see you all next week!

Miss Gibson, Mrs Gill, Mrs Read, Mrs Walker, Mrs Hall and Mrs Walker.

Friday 5th March

Happy Friday Year 2! We hope you’re all well and ready to learn before a well deserved rest at the weekend! 

Today we would like you to complete the following learning:

Daily Tasks

  • Read a book to yourself or someone you live with and please sign in your reading record. We would love to see what books you’re enjoying at home!
  • Times Table Rock Stars – Please use your logins that are stuck in the front of your reading record and practice your 2, 5 and 10 times tables.
  • Flashback 4 – Have a go at answering the questions.

Reading

Follow these links on YouTube to join in with your Read, Write, Inc. learning. 

It is really important for you to be doing this every day to help you with your reading, writing and spelling. 

One lesson at each level will show at 9.30 am each day and be available for 24 hours. 

  • Set 1 Speed Sounds, Word Time and Spelling
  • Set 2 Speed Sounds and Spelling
  • Set 3 Speed Sounds and Spelling
  • Read longer words
  • Read Red Words 1:for children who are reading Red, Green, Purple, Pink and Orange Read Write Inc. Storybooks. 
  • Read Red Words 2: for children who are reading Yellow, Blue and Grey Read Write Inc. Storybooks. 
  • Read and Hold a Sentence 1: reading and writing practice for children reading Green, Purple, Pink and Orange Read Write Inc. Storybooks. 
  • Read and Hold a Sentence 2: Reading and writing practice for children reading Yellow, Blue and Grey Read Write Inc. Storybooks

CLIC and Beat That Tests

Have a go at the CLIC and Beat That test. Make sure you read the question carefully and use any workings out to help solve the answers. Send us your scores, we’d love to see!

On a Friday afternoon, it is Golden Time. Well done on your super learning this week and we hope you have a lovely Golden Time. Remember to either say something kind to somebody in your house or do something kind for someone else to give them a Golden Moment first. Then, it’s time for Golden Time! Choose something fun to do and send us some photos in so that we can see what you’ve been up to!

Some Golden Time Ideas: 

Afternoon activities:

Run a mile

Relay races

Joe Wicks PE session

Rock painting

Friendship bracelet making

Mindfulness colouring

Play board games 

Make your own board game

Learn a new card game and play

Science experiments (lava lamps, slime)

Animation

Imovie

Film afternoon

Story Time

Don’t forget to send your learning or photographs to Y2 by 3pm today so that you can be famous on the blog! If you need us for anything please email y2@watercliffe.sheffield.sch.uk

We can’t wait to hear from you and see what you’ve been up to!

Miss Gibson, Mrs Read, Mrs Gill and the Year 2 Team! x