P2 Mrs Kennedy's Class

P2 Mrs Kennedy's Class


NewsPosted by Mrs Kennedy Wed, November 15, 2017 08:49AM
Sarah-Louise and I will be completing reading tests this week with the children, this will determine which reading group they will be in for this term. Therefore, your child's homework and class work books may change next week.

Many thanks

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Lifeguards visit

NewsPosted by Mrs Kennedy Mon, March 13, 2017 10:11AM
We had a very special assembly today in school, the RNLI lifeguards Liam and Rory came in to talk to us about keeping safe in water. They showed us the different flags used at the beach and what they mean- red means you're not allowed in the water at all, red and yellow shows the safe area to swim, black and white are surfing areas and the orange wind sock means no inflatables in the water.

A lifeguard between the red and yellow flag will need a rescue tube which can hold up to 3 adults, sun block, sunglasses, sun hat, drinking water, a walkie talkie and of course a first aid kit.

A lifeguard out on a jet ski will need a helmet, a life jacket, a whistle, a wet suit with short legs making it easy to run in and a Walkie talkie.

Rory told us all about a rip current- this is where the water can carry you away from the beach. It is important you don't go out too far so you can walk against the current.
If you have a body board, hold onto this as it will keep you floating. Then you would wave your hand and shout for help!
If you do get stuck in a rip current, try to swim to the side of it as the water will be calmer.
Never swim in after your friend if they are stuck in a current, go get the lifeguard. If lifeguards are not there, ring 999 or 112 to contact the coast guards.

Lifeguards use the saying 'slip, slap, slop' to keep them safe from the sun. You slip of a long sleeved top, slap on a wide brimmed hat and slop on factor 50 sun screen.

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Welcome P2

NewsPosted by Mrs Kennedy Tue, September 06, 2016 10:17AM
Welcome back to our new school year! P2's have settled in well already and are working really hard in class.

Here Sophia and Lukas are writing about their favourite room in their house during active learning.

Susie and Sarah are designing their house using Colour Magic on the computer.

We have started to look at adding on two using cuisenaire. You can see our sums laid out below.

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Happy St Patricks Day!!!

NewsPosted by Mrs Clifford Thu, March 17, 2016 03:19PM

Today in P2 we learnt all about St. Patrick's Day. We watched a special video that taught us all about St. Patrick and then we had lots of fun doing Numeracy and Literacy activities that linked to the story of St Patrick. Mrs Clifford had decorations up in our classroom. We also had our world book day in school, we celebrated this by having all our mummies, daddies and grand parents come into school and read us stories. It was lots of fun. We got a special school pencil and some sweets to celebrate world book day.

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Washing Hands

NewsPosted by Mrs Monaghan Thu, April 30, 2015 03:32PM
This morning we had the Glo Germ light box in our classroom to test how well we can wash our hands. We rubbed a special gel on our hands so we could see it under the UV light. We washed our hands with soap and water to try to wash all the gel off, then we put them under the light again. If our hands glowed it told us that we do not wash our hands properly. Some people were very good at washing their hands and they had no glowing bits!

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