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Jan 2021 home learning

Most of our work is shared with you here but additional information about what you can do with your child at home will be shared on our Year 2 page.

Our new topic is all about Asia. Specifically the countries China, India and Japan.

 UIS: In Asia, culture does not provide 'decent work' for most women |  UNESCO Bangkok Asia - The Cradle of Cultures | Travelmyne.com

In week one we will be learning all about Chinese New Year. 2021 is the second year of the cycle so this year is the year of the Ox!

Lunar New Year 2021 at KPS | Kensington Park School

Our first topic was Space!

The stage of maturity — Earth observation in a new era of space exploration  | by Radiant Earth Foundation | Radiant Earth Insights | Medium

Two of our children have tasted some REAL space food that astronauts would take up to space! They opted for the icecream sandwich. 'S' loved it and though it was yummy, 'I' was not so sure. See their reactions below...

   

 

CBeebies are having 'Space Week' during the week of 18th-22nd January

"Maddie Moate takes us on a journey into space to explore the planets in our solar system, astronauts, rockets and robots. There will be one episode per day:

Rockets- Monday 18 Jan- 16:50

Solar System- Tuesday 19 Jan- 16:50

International Space Station- Wednesday 20 Jan- 16:50

Space Robots- Thursday 21 Jan - 16:50

Astronaut Training!- Friday 22 Jan- 16:50

Each episode will also be available on iPlayer afterwards."

 Link to iPlayer