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This week in Rainbow class we have been writing our own class poem based on a poem we have been reading called 'Going through old photos'. The children worked in groups to find words to rhyme with their name (some were trickier than others!) Have a look at our rhyming poem…

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Our first rainbow class blog!

This week in Rainbow class has been our first week with Miss Ellison and Miss Hargreaves and what a lovely week we have had. The children are beginning to settle well in to new routines and understand the expectations of being in year 2. 


On Tuesday we went to Ingol library where Richard…

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Bonjour de la classe arc-en-ciel (Hello from Rainbow class)

Our last full week in Rainbow class and what a busy week it has been!!


On Tuesday we celebrated French day in Rainbow class, looking at basic phrases in French, building Eiffel towers, tasting french food, colouring the french…

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Punch and Judy

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“In English this week we have been writing our own fact sheet. It was all about ourselves, home and school. We also drew a picture of ourselves.” Ada

“In we Mathematics we made potions using measuring jugs and we used; fairy water, dragon’s blood, unicorn tears and trolls bogey. It was fun but…

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Sports Day

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This week we have been super busy! Here is a what we have been learning with Miss Heaton:



“We have been weighing different things using cubes and then weighing scales” –Ada

“When we had weighed the toys we drew a graph to show this.” – Darcy




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A busy week!

Miss Heaton has been teaching us in Rainbow class most of the week, with Miss Ellison teaching us on Friday. Here is what we have been doing this week. 



“We have been adding and subtracting using a 100 square.” – Nicole C

“The pentagons didn’t use a 100 square. We drew…

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Sunshine and sports!

Welcome back to our final half term in Rainbow class (and our last half term in Key Stage One too!) 


"This week we have been practising for sports day." - Esther

"We have been practising running, the egg and spoon race, the sack race and the beanbag race." - Mikquell

Please make…

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A Royal Affair

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We have had a lovely week in Rainbow class this week.


Yesterday the children went to the cinema to watch Peter Rabbit. We all really enjoyed it and the children were impeccably behaved! I just want to say how proud I am of them all for representing our school so well.


Today we are…

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Short and sweet, like our week!

What a busy 4 days we have had in Rainbow class. So busy in fact that we have forgotten to post our blog together! 


This week we have been revising our written methods in mathematics as well as applying these skills to solving maths word problems. The children have been working SO hard and…

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Rainbow class outside adventures!

This week we have been making the most of the dry weather by getting outdoors! 

In English we have been continuing to develop our reading skills and our word type recognition.

"We went looking for nouns and adjectives and wrote them with chalk." - Arham

"A noun is a naming word." -…

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Birthday cake bonanza!

We have enjoyed eating lots of cake this week as both Kayden and Esther brought in some delicious cakes for their birthdays!



"We have been practising our mental arithmatics. I am really good at mental maths." - Kayden

"We have been learning about odd and even numbers." -…

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What a wonderful, sunny week we have had!!

This week in Rainbow class we have been very busy. 

"We have been learning about Katie Morag in geography." - Lily-May

"We have been learning about road safety and where cars are allowed to park." - Kayden

"We made posters to tell the…

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