Second Class

Second Class

Ms MaGrath’s class have been doing some very interesting activity centres.

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Second class in Room 12 were busy making Winter baskets recently. Here’s just a few of them.

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For our Christmas Art, we turned ourselves into Santa’s Elves!

We used paper plates to design an elf face that looked just like our own face.
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In Maths, we were learning about right angles in our environment.

We made our own ‘right angles’ out of paper card and we took a walk around

our school to find some. We found out that right angles are everywhere in our school

building!

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In November, we were learning all about houses; different houses around the world, including animal

houses (ask us what we know about a fox’s home and a badger’s home!)
For art, we brought in materials from home to make our own ‘house’. We used cardboard, paper,
tissue rolls and cereal boxes. We produced some very creative designs!

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Science Week (November 12th-19th)

Second Class in Room 10 were set a challenge to find out which material would be the best

at keeping ice-lollies cool and slowing down the melting process.

We tried out tin foil, plastic, paper, tissue, cardboard and cotton wool.

We recorded how the ice-lollies appeared every 5 minutes.

Our results showed that the ice-lollies wrapped in cotton wool were the slowest to

melt and, therefore, cotton wool was the best at keeping the ice-lollies cool!

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Bridge Building in 2nd Class

Check out our amazing works of architecture. These bridges took a lot of time and effort but we think they are worth it!

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