Year Two

Welcome to Year 2!

Hello we are year 2! Take a look at the exciting things we are learning about. 

Y2 Curriculum for website (3) (1)

Below are our Knowledge Mats for Geography, History, Science and RE.

Geography and History:

1. What would Traction Man like about our City?

Autumn 1 + Autumn 2 – For this unit our learning challenge question is What would Traction Man like about our city? Below is our key knowledge mat which outlines the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

2. How have people like Rosa Parks made the world a better place?

Autumn 2 + Spring 1 – For this unit our learning challenge question is How have people like Rosa Parks made the world a better place? Below is our key knowledge mat which outlines the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

3. Where would you prefer to live; England or Kenya?

Spring 1 + Spring 2 – For this unit our learning challenge question is Where would you prefer to live England or Kenya? When we start this unit we will upload the knowledge mat which will outline the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

4. What do we know about the Victorians and the way they lived?

Spring 2 + Summer 1 – For this unit our learning challenge question is What do we know about the Victorians and the way they lived? When we start this unit we will upload the knowledge mat which will outline the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

5. Why do we love to be beside the seaside?

Summer 1 + Summer 2 – For this unit our learning challenge question is Why do we love to be beside the seaside? When we start this unit we will upload the knowledge mat which will outline the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

Religious Education:

Chosen People

Autumn 1 – This half term in RE we will be learning about Chosen People. Below is our key knowledge mat which outlines the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the half term.

The Mystery of God

Autumn 2 – This half term in RE we will be learning about the Mystery of God. Below is our key knowledge mat which outlines the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the half term.

The Good News

Spring 1 – This half term in RE we will be learning about the Good News. Below is our key knowledge mat which outlines the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the half term.

The Mass

Spring 2 – This half term in RE we will be learning about the Mass.

Year 2 The Mass

 

Eastertide

Summer 1 – This half term in RE we will be learning about Eastertide. When we start this unit we will upload the knowledge mat which will outline the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

The First Christians

Summer 2 – This half term in RE we will be learning about the First Christians . When we start this unit we will upload the knowledge mat which will outline the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

Science:

Plants

Autumn 1 + Autumn 2 – This half term in science we will be learning about plants. Below is our key knowledge mat which outlines the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the half term.

Animals, including humans

Autumn 2 + Spring 1 – This half term in science we will be learning about plants. Below is our key knowledge mat which outlines the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the half term.

Materials

Spring 1 + Spring 2 – This half term in science we will be learning about materials . When we start this unit we will upload the knowledge mat which will outline the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

Living Things and their Habitats

Spring 2 + Summer 1 – This half term in science we will be learning about materials . When we start this unit we will upload the knowledge mat which will outline the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

Plant re-visit

Summer 1 + Summer 2 – This half term in science we will be looking at Plants again. When we start this unit we will upload the knowledge mat which will outline the key vocabulary and knowledge your child will learn throughout the unit.

Curriculum

In Year 2 we cover a wide range of subjects. Here is a timetable of what a typical week in Year 2 looks like:

Timetable

Staff

WILLOW

Miss Blanchfield – Class Teacher

Mrs Moore – Teaching Assistant

CHERRY

Miss Crompton – Class Teacher

Mrs Rocchio – Teaching Assistant

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