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Team Holloway (Yr 2)

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  • Observational drawing

    Published 18/05/22, by Saffron Holloway

    The children have really impressed with their observational drawing skills  this term. Today we had a go at copying drawings of animals and birds that would be found in local habitats. We used black ink pens and watercolour pencils.

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  • PE Days and PE kits

    Published 17/05/22, by Saffron Holloway

    Just a reminder that our PE days have changed to Wednesdays and Thursdays, and also that outdoor PE kits should be worn on those days.

    PE kits should be RAPS PE polo top or unbranded navy/white polo top, and RAPS shorts/tracksuit bottoms or unbranded shorts/tracksuit bottoms in navy. 

    Footwear should be either black plimsolls or trainers. Please no football studs for health and safety reasons.

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  • Copse Trip

    Published 12/05/22, by Nancy Okai

    Team Holloway had a great time visiting the Copse and identifying different plant life. Thank you to all of the parent helpers who joined us on our trip!

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  • The ducklings have hatched!

    Published 09/05/22, by Saffron Holloway

    Our little ducklings hatched on Saturday morning. They were being looked after by Mrs Aldred and her family, who took egg-cellent care of them.

    Now two days old, all six are healthy and thriving, with even the smallest now looking much stronger.

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  • Talent show auditions!!!

    Published 04/05/22, by Saffron Holloway

    We are excited to announce there will be a talent show on the last day of term! We welcome all talents: singing, dancing, telling jokes, story writing and more!

    There will be class auditions to decide who will go through to the final which is on the last day of term, Friday 27th May.

    Our class auditions will be on â€‹Tuesday 10th at 12pm.

    If your child would like to audition, they need to be prepared on the day with anything they need e.g name of music track.

    Please note, there will only be a few children across the school going through to the final at the end of term. Good luck! 

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  • Eggs!

    Published 03/05/22, by Saffron Holloway

    We had a special delivery today of some duck eggs. Our six eggs are sitting happily in their incubator waiting to hatch. We can't wait to meet the ducklings!

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  • Fractions

    Published 27/04/22, by Nancy Okai

    In Maths we've been learning about fractions. We've been looking at how to find a 1/2, 1/3 or 1/4 of an amount and today we've been investigating if 1/2 is equivalent to 2/4.

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  • Tadpoles!

    Published 27/04/22, by Saffron Holloway

    We have some new friends in our class this week - tadpoles. Lots of them! The children are fascinated by them and we are looking forward to observing the changes they will go through and learning more about their life cycle.

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  • Bugs! Art to Start

    Published 27/04/22, by Saffron Holloway

    The children created some stunning observational drawings in their 'Art to Start' lesson this afternoon. They used real (dead) insects preserved in Perspex to examine and then draw. The results were incredible!

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  • Reading in the sunshine!

    Published 24/04/22, by Saffron Holloway

    Team Holloway and  our reading buddies, Team Dannell enjoyed the lovely spring weather on Friday afternoon. The children love the chance to read and enjoy books together!

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  • Welcome Back!

    Published 18/04/22, by Saffron Holloway

    We hope you all had a fantastic Easter break and were able to enjoy the sunshine.  We look forward to welcoming you back to school tomorrow!

    This first week is Personal Development Week before we begin our new topic, Life is A Journey, next Monday. 

    Just a reminder of the staffing changes to Team Holloway this term:

    Miss Rees-Boughton will be joining Year 2 and will be based in Team Holloway.

    Mrs Aldred will be joining Team Holloway as one of our Teaching Assistants.

    Mr Robinson will continue to provide additional support in Team Holloway in the mornings.


    PE days will continue to be on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.



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