Year 2

Year 2

English

Autumn 1
Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs by Giles Andreaes & The Pirate Cruncher by Jonny Duddle
Autumn 2
The Jolly Postman by Janet and Allan Ahlberg & The Jolly Christmas Postman by Janet and Allan Ahlberg

Spring 1
Wolves by Emily Gravett & George’s Marvellous Medicine by Roald Dahl
Spring 2
The Magic Faraway Tree by Enid Blyton – Non-fiction-plants

Summer 1
Please Mrs Butler by Allan Ahlberg / Book of Poems
Summer 2
You’re a Bad Man Mr Gum! by Andy Stanton / My First Book of Garden Bugs by Mike Unwin

Maths

Autumn 1

  • Number and Place Value
  • Directions
  • Addition and Subtraction
  • Problem Solving
  • Money measurement
  • Length

Autumn 2

  • Multiplication and Division
  • Time – Analogue and Digital time
  • Time Facts
  • Problem Solving
  • Symmetry and Patterns
  • 2D and 3D Shapes
  • Recording data

Spring 1

  • Bar Charts
  • Pictograms
  • Tally Charts
  • Block Diagrams
  • Tables
  • Interpreting and Comparing Data
  • Simple Fractions
  • Simple Equivalent Fractions

Spring 2

  • Measurement – Weight, Length, Capacity and Temperature
  • Addition and Subtraction
  • Problem Solving
  • Multiplication and Division

Summer 1

  • Addition and Subtraction
  • Problem Solving
  • Multiplication and Division
  • Revise And Recap

Summer 2

  • Revise and Recap

 

Science

Autumn 1
Identifying and comparing everyday materials
Autumn 2
Animals and Humans

Spring 1
Living Things and their Habitats / Working Scientifically
Spring 2
Plants

Summer 1
Working scientifically / materials
Summer 2
Animals and humans

Computing

Autumn 1
We are Pirates! – Programming on screen
Autumn 2
We are Zoologists! – Collecting data about bugs

Spring 1
We are Researchers! – Researching a topic
Spring 2
We are Photographers! – Taking better photographs

Summer 1
We are Games Testers! – Exploring how computer games work
Summer 2
We are Detectives! – Collecting clues

Topic

Autumn 1
Land Ahoy! (Geography)
Autumn 2
Street Detectives (History)

Spring 1
Muck, Mess and Mixtures (Art and Design)
Spring 2
Scented Garden (Science)

Summer 1
Towers, Turrets and Tunnels (Design and Technology)
Summer 2
Wriggle and Crawl (Science)

Trips/Visits

Autumn 1

  • Movema Dance
  • Company Workshop
  • Author Visit

Autumn 2

  • Local area walk (historical buildings)

Spring 1

  • Visit to Gurdwara

Spring 2

  • Visit local park/garden centre

Summer 1

  • Visit to a castle

Summer 2

  • Bug man visit local pet shop

 

Second Step (PSHE)

Autumn 1
Skills for learning
Autumn 2
Empathy

Spring 1
Emotion Management
Spring 2
Emotion Management
Summer 1
Problem Solving
Summer 2
Problem Solving

R.E

Autumn 1
Christian values, Moses and Harvest
Autumn 2
Diwali (1 week), Christmas Story
Spring 1
What is a Gurdwara?
Spring 2
Holi, Jesus’ miracles; Easter

Summer 1
What is it like to be a Hindu?
Summer 2
Shared Values between faiths, Eid- ul- Fitr

P.E

Autumn 1
Ball skills and throwing
Autumn 2
Invasion games
Spring 1
Gymnastics
Spring 2
Dance
Summer 1
Team games
Summer 2
Ball skills

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