Van Gogh Class is the Year 2 class at Jenyns. Currently there are 19 children in this class. The children are taught by Mrs Wealthy and Mrs Baxter and Mrs Poole. By developing a Growth Mindset, independence and creativity the children's love of learning grows.
Our outdoor artwork was inspired by Anthony Goldsworthy this week
We have been using arrays to help us multiply
we are looking at columns and rows
We know 2 X 3 = 3 X 2
Making different arrays
2 rows X 2 columns
A treat after our tests at the end of our Space topic
We made our own sandwiches.
We chose our favourite fillings.
We made alien headwear for our picnic.
We loved the watermelon.
Information for parents about national curriculum Year 2 tests 2019
Curriculum News Summer Term 2019
Something amazing happened at school today! WOW!
We found a letter from an alien!
We wrote letters back to the 'friendly alien'
We asked the alien questions in our letters.
The alien asked us to make rocket models.
The alien told us his rocket was invisible.
We are pleased with our models.
We worked hard.
10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 Blast off!
Easter Maths Hunt- We had great fun today working together to find the clues, calculate the maths and use the code to find the answer!
We are busy working hard learning about our new topic 'Extreme Weather' and recording what we have learnt.
Spring Term 2019 Curriculum News
Remembrance Day- We have been learning why we wear poppies at this time of year.
We are learning to exchange ten for ten ones to subtract a small number from a 2-digit number
On WOW Day we all dressed as pirates and enjoyed lots of pirate-themed adventures!
Autumn Term 2018 Curriculum News
Our topic SPLASH! led us to the school pond...
Summer Term Curriculum News 2018
We dressed up as our favourite book characters on World Book Day 2018
Birdseed Feeders- we have been making these ready to hang outside before Birdwatch on 9th February
We love reading! We practise every day to get better and better.
Our WOW day for our Spring Term topic SQUAWK. We performed a poem using instruments.
Spring Term 2018 Curriculum News
Problem solving this week was lots of fun. We used dominoes to find fractions (halves and quarters) of numbers like 28, 24 and 20.
We looked carefully at Kandinsky's work before creating this artwork.
We looked at Van Gogh's Sunflowers and painted our own. This is by Eve.
We are using our understanding of the relationship between addition and subtraction to solve missing number problems
Art inspired by The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle using our colour mixing skills.
We are learning to use primary colours to make other colours.
We are learning to play hockey!
We made bread today. Our topic is Change and we changed ingredients in to dough. Then we cooked to dough and it changed in to bread.
This morning we have been searching for verbs in our books. Then we used adjectives with them to write sentences.
Today we were securing fluency to twenty by positioning numbers on a blank number line
Autumn Term 2017 Curriculum News