Year 2 

For current information about events and homework for Y2, please check your child's Dojo messages. Check bags for letters and emails too.

 Click on the links below for information and activities for those subjects.

Click here for more information about KS1 SATs.

 

Autumn

Spring

Summer

RE

Beginnings

Signs and Symbols

Judaism

Preparations

Books

Thanksgiving

Opportunities

Spread the word

Rules

Islam

Treasures

“Topics” 

London

Dinosaurs

The Seaside

Pirates

Numeracy 

Mathletics is set to your child's level of achievement and follows the relevant National Curriculum Programmes of Study.

Place Value

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and Division

Measuring Mass and Length

Data Handling (Graphs)

Money

Geometry

Fractions

Ongoing arithmetic work

Ongoing arithmetic work

Time

Capacity, Volume and Temperature

SATs

Cake Sale

Cross-curricular project

Literacy

Writing Targets

Paddington

Recounts

Little Wolf’s Diaries

Shape Poems

 

 

The Owl who was afraid of the Dark

Little Red Riding Hood

Jack and the Beanstalk

Baba Yaga

Christmas

Dinosaur non-fiction

Poetry

Adventure stories

Roald Dahl

Grace Darling

Seaside poetry

SATs

Pirate Stories

Terry Deary

Science 

 

Everyday materials

Keeping Safe and Healthy

Plants – The children will prepare the ground, plant and observe/record growth of their plants. 

Animal Habitats

Visit to Loddington Farm

All living things and their habitats

History

Fire of London 

Bonfire Night

Remembrance Day

Dinosaurs

 

 Grace Darling 

Famous Pirates

Seaside holidays in the past 

Geography 

London

 

The continents

 


Mansfield compared to a seaside home and we also visit Cleethorpes! 

Art

Paint and collage of fire

Christmas Art

Clay models of dinosaurs

Detailed drawing

/sketching of dinosaurs

Painting sea landscapes (Monet, Turner, Constable)

Sculpture from natural objects

Technology

3d models of houses

Puppets of traditional fairy tale characters

Dinosaur habitat

 

Lighthouses

Bathing machines

Music

Songs about London

Christmas songs

Dinosaur sound effects

Music in Dinosaur land

Seaside songs

ICT

Purple Mash has activities based on the Computing curriculum for KS1.

The children learn to program and de-bug Beebots.

They use computers for word processing and presentations.

We also make sure they know how to be safe on the internet

PE

 We follow the Create PE scheme, which ensures the National Curriculum

for PE is fully covered in a lively and energetic way.