Category Archives: Science and Technology

Minibeasts

Year Two went on an excursion to the beautiful Botanic Gardens last week. We explored the amazing gardens, used nets to find minibeasts in the pond, dug for minibeasts in soil and looked under logs. Minibeasts are small animals without … Continue reading

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There’s No Place Like Home!

In Science and Technology this term, Year 2 are learning about living things and where they live (their habitats). Living things move, grow, need food and water, reproduce and breathe. Habitats are the natural home or environment of a living … Continue reading

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Parachutes!

Year 2 have been busy working scientifically to answer the following research question: Will a small or a large parachute fall to the ground more slowly? To answer the question, Year 2 designed and made their own parachute in their … Continue reading

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The Force Awakens!

This term, Year 2 have been learning about forces. A force is a push or pull on an object. A force can cause an object to get faster, slow down, remain in place, change shape or change direction. Take a … Continue reading

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