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Year 2 Curriculum - 1st Half Autumn Term

Topic This Term:

Black History,Traditional Tales and Fiction Writing

English

Ourselves:

  • Person Doll
  • My Talents
  • Friends

Traditional Tales

  • The Elves and the Shoemaker
  • Gruffalo
  • Rumplestiltskin
  • Hansel and Gretel

Mathematics

  • Counting
  • Ordering Numbers
  • Place Value
  • Partitioning

Science

Materials linked to the Literacy topic 'The Great Fire of London'.

History

Crossed with Literacy:

  • Black History Month
  • Harriet Tubman
  • Martin Luther King
  • Nelson Mandela

Art & Design

Black History Month:

  • Harriet's quilt using different mediums.

Art using Water/R.E. topic:

  • Marbling
  • Water Painting
  • Tye dying

Religious Education

The importance of water:

  • water and growth
  • Muslim Wudu
  • Jewish Tashlich and Mikvah
  • Christian Baptism
  • Eid Ul Adha

Music

Exploring Duration: 

  • short and long sounds

Physical Education

Personal Skills:

  • floor movements
  • pattern
  • balance

P.S.H.E.

Classroom rules