Autumn 2 – Pole to Pole

October 27th, 2019 | Posted by Mrs Robertson in Teacher Posts - (17 Comments)

This term we will be reading a wonderful book called ‘Shackleton’s Journey’.  Beautifully illustrated by William Grill, Shackleton’s Journey is the epic true story of how Shackleton and his crew managed to survive crossing the frozen heart of Antarctica.         History Ernest Henry Shackleton was born on 15 February 1874 in County Kildare, …
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Spring 1 Muck, Mess and Mixtures

December 17th, 2015 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 2 Archive - (34 Comments)

This term we will be learning about materials. We will be investigating how different foods melt at different temperatures and we will be recording our observations in different ways. We will also be finding out where our food comes from and trying out some recipes in the classroom. Why not look at some recipes at …
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Party at the Palace

December 10th, 2015 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 2 Archive - (11 Comments)

What a brilliant day! We have been really busy making crowns and tiaras; building towers; decorating cakes and biscuits and learning about The Royal Family. What did you enjoy most about today?               

Autumn 1 Mills and Machines

July 23rd, 2015 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 1 Archive - (25 Comments)

Mills and Machines Welcome to Year 2. Our first project is called ‘Mills and Machines’. We will be learning about the history of Bolton and trying to find out why Bolton has so many mills. Do you recognise this building?   Where is it?       Why was it built?      Who built it?      What is the building …
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