# Thank you

Thank you so much for the lovely gifts and cards, you are all so kind. Have a wonderful summer and I will see you all in September!

# Orangutan

Well done Year 2 on a great year! We hope you have a wonderful summer holiday.

The Year 2 team have adopted an orangutan on behalf of the boys. This is Mona…

You can find out more about the Orangutan Foundation here

https://www.orangutan.org.uk/blog/

# Epping Forest

We had an amazing time at Epping Forest. The boys took part in pond dipping, log rolling and meadow sweeping!

# Being Thankful

Today we wrote about all the things that we are thankful for. These included our family, friends, the planet, God, food, our homes and many more.

We watched this short video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PcVQGoalfnk

Can you comment explaining everything you are thankful for?

# Story in French

Today, Mr Meir read a story to us in French! Thank you.

# Welly Day Fun!

We have had a great day making mud faces, making stick minibeasts, collecting litter, eating toasted marshmallows and having an picnic!

# Maths < > =

This week we have learnt how to use the greater than and less than symbols.

When one number is bigger than the other number; we use the greater than sign >

7,680 > 7,068

When one number is smaller than the other number; we use the less thansign <

£3.78 < £8.34

When one number is equal to the other number; we use the equal to sign =

41 = 41

We spoke about how the signs < > look like the mouths of crocodiles  🐊

Greedy crocodiles will always want to eat the larger number.

1.   78    56

2.   12    9

3.   89   98

4.   100p  £1

5.   620ml  630ml

6.  2km 2000m

# Snails

During our Science lesson this afternoon we learnt all about snails. Please do comment with the facts that you can remember from your fact file. Thank you.

# Times Table Buddies

We buddied up with the Year 6 boys to challenge their times tables knowledge. It was great to work alongside such brilliant mentors.

Each Year 2 has been appointed a buddy to work with each week.