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KS1 fundraising for Children in Need

Date: 18th Nov 2019 @ 12:44pm

Our KS1 children had great fun on Friday raising money for Children in Need! In our team point groups, we took part in four different challenges:

*passing a balloon over and under

*trying to transfer malteasers from one bowl to another using only a straw

*moving a cookie from our forehead into our mouth by only wiggling our faces

*cup stacking

There was lots of laughing and team spirit as the children cheered each other on! School raised over £400 for the charity.

European Day of Languages

Date: 3rd Oct 2019 @ 10:32am

Year 2 worked hard on developing their geographical skills during European Day of Languages. The children looked at a map of Europe; talked about the different languages and cultures and then located each country on a map.

Lyme goes to the Bakery on Pudding Lane

Date: 19th Sep 2019 @ 3:50pm

This afternoon we worked together on a bit of baking!

Thomas Farrinor- the baker who started the Great Fire of London in 1666, was believed to be making some cakes which caused the fire. Take a look at our own version of his cakes! 

Swinging around 3G style!

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 8:14am

During this task, we started swinging through the trees. Don't forget to use the code word-- BANANAS or WATERMELON if you want to stop! 

Take a look at the videos below.

Jacob's Ladder or MY LADDER?

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 7:59am

One of the toughest challenges we faces was climbing Jacob's Ladder. We had to work together in teams to help reach the top! 

Well done to Candice, Lacey-Wade and Mia who conquered the ladder and reached the top!

Take a look at the videos too!

Robin Hoods In the Making!

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 7:54am

One of our first tasks was to try our hand at archery. Even though it was a little tricky, some of us still managed to hit the target! 

Colomendy- Our Night Away!

Date: 16th Jul 2019 @ 7:34am

This Year, Year 2 had the very exciting adventure of going to Colomendy and having their first residential!

Over the week, I will be adding more pictures so you can see how we got on- we tired lots of new acitivities and had lots of fun! 

 

Insane Inflatable!

Date: 1st Jul 2019 @ 8:27am

Over Health and Well Being Week, we had a very exciting time when we had a massive 65ft inflatble course to master. Check out some of our pictures- we have lots more too! 

Super Speedy Scooters!

Date: 27th Jun 2019 @ 3:56pm

As part of Health and Well Being week, we had a special visit from Liam who was a scooting expert! We tried lots of different tricks. Take a look at our fun- there were some crashes but we kept on going! 

Keeping your teeth clean and being safe on the road!

Date: 27th Jun 2019 @ 3:52pm

Throughout this week- Health and Well Being Week, we have had visits from people who keep us safe and healthy. We spoke about our oral hygiene and how to stay safe on the road. 

Visting the Dragons of China in Arts Week

Date: 25th Jun 2019 @ 12:05pm

Throughout Arts Week we have had the opportunity to explore lots of different parts of the Chinese Culture. We tried different Dragon dances, sculpted a Terracotta Army and designed some Willow Patterns. Take a look at our work! 

Knowsley Safari Park

Date: 25th Jun 2019 @ 11:56am

To introduce ourselves to our new topic 'How would a dinosaur make a zookeeper happy?', we went on a trip to Knowsley Safari Park to find out more about different animals and their habitats. 

Science Week and Dino Dung!

Date: 14th Jun 2019 @ 8:23am

Throughout this week, we have been celebrating science and famous scientists.

We had the treat of watching a science show and then undertook some science experiments related to our new topio- How would a zookeeper make a dinosaur happy? We began to disect dinosaur dung to find out if it was a carnivore, herbivore or an omnivore. It was a very messy job! 

Rugby with the Saints

Date: 13th May 2019 @ 8:32am

We were very lucky to take part in a rugby workshop led by James Roby and the other Saints players. We even got to meet Boots the mascot!

The James Roby 'Tag' Rugby festival.

Date: 3rd May 2019 @ 3:50pm

Some Children were selected today to represent Lyme at the James Roby 'Tag' Rugby trophy at Newton Storm RLFC. Team Lyme did us proud scoring lots of tries and making some fantastic tackles. The children then got to meet St.Helens rugby legend James Roby and Saints Mascot Boots. Great team work Lyme!

Healthy Eating with Healthy Wraps

Date: 5th Apr 2019 @ 8:01am

This half term we have looked at the topic- How do you grow your own salad? Which taught us lots about healthy eating and plants! From this, during our DT sessions we designed and created some healthy balanced wraps. Take a look at what we made!

Yoga and Positive Minds

Date: 4th Apr 2019 @ 8:36am

Over this half term Year 2 have been very lucky to have Mrs Powell- (Lucy's Mum) to come in give us a taste of yoga. We have all loved taking part in these sessions aand they have linked to our learning of PATHS. Take a look at some of our yoga learning. 

The Maiden Voyage to the Maritime Museum

Date: 11th Jan 2019 @ 8:19am

As part of our learning about our new topic- 'Why is the unsinkable ship at the bottom or the sea?' We went on a trip to the Maritime Museum to find out more about the mysterious Titanic. This helped us in our learning and really got us thinking about lots more questions we want to answer throughout the topic.

Santa and the Cheeky Elf!

Date: 20th Dec 2018 @ 12:05pm

Year 2 has been rocked by 2 special arrivals! 

We were shocked to find that Ernie the Elf had made his way into school by hiding in someone's lunch box! What a cheeky elf he is!

On our party day we were practising some Christmas songs that led to the arrival of SANTA HIMSELF! He brought us some special gifts and even had time for a boogie before heading back to Rudolph who was ready for his next journey!

Our Islamic Learning

Date: 19th Dec 2018 @ 7:20pm

Throughout our learning of Islam this term, we learned about the 5 pillars of Islam and the beliefs Muslims have. We also learned about the Mosques and what artefacts are found inside. Each of the children then designed a prayer mat using the religious symbols and imagery out of felt. Take a look at the final outcomes.

The Landlord's Cat

Date: 19th Dec 2018 @ 6:59pm

This year we worked on our Christmas Play called the Landlord's Cat! The children worked so hard to learn their lines and the songs and really showed how amazing they are in front of an audience! Take a look at some of the snaps we took after the dress rehearsal! 

Finding Materials, Properties and Origins

Date: 19th Dec 2018 @ 6:45pm

During our topic work in Science, we have been looking at where materials come from and how we describe them. We have really enjoyed this topic and were very interested to find out we brush our teeth with chalk and that rubber comes from trees! 

As part of our learning we also experimented with slime and carried out some material hunts as part of our home learning. We also made capes using different materials. Take a look at our learning. 

Old toy sale for Pudsey.

Date: 16th Nov 2018 @ 4:15pm

After learning about the BBC Children in need appeal, children in Year 1 and 2 decided to set up a last minute 'unloved toy shop' in aid of the charity. Thank you to all the children and families who all pulled together and donated toys and books for the shop. Key stage 1 raised a fantastic £50.00, which will be donated to this years appeal alongside the schools own clothes day donations. All unsold donations will be donated this weekend to Willowbrook Hospice.

 

Halloween Disco

Date: 8th Nov 2018 @ 7:35pm

Here a few snaps of us having a good time at the Halloween disco! It was rather SPOOKtacular! 

Chester Zoo June 2018

Date: 12th Jun 2018 @ 7:58am

To start our topic- How would a zookeeper make a dinosaur happy?, We went on a trip to Chester Zoo!

 We were all very excited and learned lots of fantastic facts about each animal we saw. Luckily, we got to see the baby rhino too as well as having lots of fun! 

Lyme Community Primary, Lyme St, Newton-le-Willows WA12 9HD