2WB – There’s nobody here but us chickens πŸ“

Feeding the chickens is an absolute joy, although they did get somewhat excited when we opened the gate! Luckily, we had kind assistance from some of the older children and we were able to give them clean water and checked they had plenty of food.

2WB research the first fossil hunter πŸ”ŽπŸ‘€

During science week, we enjoyed researching a famous scientist linked to our current science topic –Β Animals, including humans. We found out that the first fossil hunter was a lady called Mary Anning and we were really interested in learning about what fossils are. We saw and touched what a fossil might be like (from a […]

Deduction and innovation in 2WB πŸ‘€πŸ”Ž

As part of our science week activities, we started our day with a ‘Top Trumps’ morning maths challenge. We looked at animal facts to deduct the oldest animal in each group, then the oldest for the whole class.   In the afternoon, we took part in an innovation challenge. Β The children had to choose a […]

2WB go live with Antarctica ❄️

Yesterday we attended a live webinar all about Antarctica – as part of #AntarcticaWeek Festival 2020 (@GlacierThwaites). We loved learning facts about what animals live there and how to keep warm. Thank you Mrs Burkinshaw for organising this for us! πŸ§πŸ³πŸ¦­β„οΈβ„οΈβ„οΈβ„οΈ

Y2WB have been super scientists this week ⛡️

This week we decided that our science investigation would answer the question: ‘Does size matter to make a strong boat?’ We thought about the materials we could use and how we could investigate our question. We agreed that paper and paperclips could make a boat and we could test the strength using marbles. To make […]