Reading hangouts in 2WB πŸ“–

It was book t-shirts galore today, for World Book Day! We had a go at building a reading den in school for our World Book Day activities. Later, we went live with our class to see how the den building was going on at home. It was lovely to hangout together, sharing extracts and chatting […]

Super scavenging in 2WB πŸ”Ž

Scavenger hunting in the classroom – something made of wood and something with wheels. Examples from hunting at home. Here are two examples, presented by video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1LJNz1AtWW1bVkctuAIY1iqIE8AS-AYBO/view?usp=sharing https://drive.google.com/file/d/1BSD4Xb34PlyLNUMhUvTT12j3T_oJQwEb/view?usp=sharing

Dotty or square in 2WB? πŸ”ΊπŸ”Έ

We have been using geo boards to draw examples of basic 2D shapes. We then moved on to drawing shapes, using a set of instructions: Draw a large rectangle on squared paper or dotted paper. Draw a square inside the rectangle.  Draw a triangle below the rectangle. Draw a pentagon that is bigger than the […]

STEM secret messaging challenge πŸ“©

Today we gathered some everyday household items and got ready to try some alternative ways of messaging. Firstly, we looked at how we could use objects to make images of words or phrases. Then we used some special solutions to investigate what would make the best invisible ink. Our grand finale was making Morse Code […]

Live lesson using Musical notation in 2WB

Today @RotherhamMusic delivered our Winter-themed music lesson online. After warming up, we learned about our diaphragm and how to use our posture for singing. We tapped to the beats in a song, then moved to the beats. We can use musical notation to represent the different movements we did e.g. walk, stride, jogging and slow. […]

2WB launch our new science topic in style (at home) πŸ§ͺπŸ‘©β€πŸ”¬πŸ§‘πŸ»β€πŸ”¬

Today we looked at items of equipment for an experiment. We put them in a list. We made a prediction about using the equipment. Next, we watched or participated in 3 different experiments: Fizzing Potions Milk Swirls Rainbow Skittles We even made our own videos… Finally, we drew and wrote about our observations… We really […]