This afternoon, Year 2 were given the task of creating a stable tower. They had to investigate which materials were appropriate and had to ensure that their towers were strong, stiff and stable. Some children were able to create a tower that was over 1metre tall! The children decided that their towers were ore stable when they included layers, such
This afternoon, Year 2 created a castle wall and launched a range of projectiles at it. We predicted which projectile would knock the most bricks down and created a pictogram using our results.
Year 2 began to read ‘The Tunnel’ this morning by Anthony Browne. We talked about whether the girl should go through the tunnel after her brother and created a conscience alley of thoughts. We also took a vote about whether she should go and collected and analysed this data.