Ireland Wood Primary School
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Immersive Learning Day 2B

The children took on the role of a Victorian child, they chanted their times tables, took part in drills, ate gruel, sang the National Anthem and walked with a book on their heads! In the afternoon we made some tractional Victorian toys.

Homework

Please find attached our homework for the term.

Topic 

Our topic for this term is the Victorians. The children will learn all about Queen Victoria and compare her to Queen Elizabeth. We will learn about physical and human features and compare buildings during the Victorian era. After half term we will learn about Victorian toys and will visit Abbey House Museum. As part of DT the children are set to make a toy garage and will finish with a Victorian tea party where they will make a Victorian Sponge cake.
 

English

The first part of the half term children will create their own comic strips, we can’t wait to share these with you. We will then move onto poetry and finishing with character descriptions.  

Maths

The children will continue to develop their understanding of number through place value before progressing onto addition and subtraction.

Gymnastics

Year 2 Bluebells have started their gymnastics lessons! Have a look at some of our different ways of travelling and our fantastic balancing!