Soft toys

Soft toys

This half term the children have been busy making soft toys as part of our Design and Technology project. We started the project by looking at a variety of soft toys and drawing and labeling them.The children then practised sewing using a running stitch and an over...
Bread Making

Bread Making

As part of our topic ‘The Great Fire of London’ we all took on the role of bakers. We made bread rolls with Carol and took them home to enjoy with our families. The children used skills of measuring, weighing, mixing, kneading the dough to breakdown the gluten.  ...
Ottery Fire Station

Ottery Fire Station

To draw our topic about The Great Fire of London to a conclusion, we visited our local fire station. Here we heard all about the role of a modern fighter and how they keep us safe, comparing it to a fire fighter from the seventeenth century. The children really...
Gun Powder Plot

Gun Powder Plot

To launch our new history topic for this half term, the children discovered some intriguing posters around the school grounds. In small groups the children wrote down critical information that might help them discover who these historical figures might be and why they...
Tudor Houses

Tudor Houses

We have kick-started our term with some really exciting learning all about The Great Fire of London and Year 2 recently made Tudor houses. We will be taking these with us to reenact The Great Fire of London when we visit the local fire station next week. We are...