Welcome to Year 2

 

In Year 2, you will find Miss Giles, Mrs Browne, Mrs Kibblewhite and Ms Aleksic.

To support the learning of Phonics we use Letters and Sounds, the LCP scheme, Jolly Phonics and Bug Club Phonics.

To support the learning of reading we use Letters and Sounds and Bug Club.

 Also

  • - We also ask that you bring in your child's PE kit on a Monday to be left in school until Friday.
  • - All children are expected to read at home daily and make a record in their reading challenges. Please send the reading challenge into school every day.

Below are our Year 2 topics and a taster of what we will be learning each term. 

 If you would like more details regarding your child's learning please speak to your child's class teacher.

 

If you require more information about the curriculum that your child is following at school, please email the school office: office.2055@orchard-fields.oxon.sch.uk

  

 

Long Term Plan          Year 2

 

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Term 5

Term 6

Possible Trips

 

 

Roald Dahl museum?

Farm

 

Residential Hill end.

Assessment:

 

SATs 2016

SATS 2017

SATS 2018

2019 SATS

2021 SATS

Use what they got in SATS

TOPIC

Fairy Tales

Winter Wonderland

Roald Dahl

Our Natural World

Achievers and Inventors

Journeys and Awesome Africa

Literacy

+

Reading

Hansel and Gretel

for writing

 

Reading: elves and the shoemaker, the gingerbread man, the billy goats gruff, goldilocks – different versions, fairytale poetry

 

 

Writing: Mog Saves Christmas

Monty the Penguin

 

Reading: Christmas stories

The twits: character description.

Instructions for a new trick.

Poetry.

 

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

 

Farm trip-recount

 

Fact File – animals

 

Non-Fiction texts

 

 

 

Instructions for a new invention

 

Non-Fiction writing – fact files on famous inventor.

 

Women who changed the world.

 

 

 

Diary writing – Naomi James (sailor)

 

Story of the Massia People.

Maths

Number and Place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division. No measures.

Number and Place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division. Doubling and halving.

 

Number and Place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division. SHAPE 2D. doubling.

Number and Place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, Fractions. Position and direction, shape, revision for SATS.

Number and Place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division,

 

Time

Measures, money, shape 2D, 3D, statistics.

Science

Materials – float sink, waterproof – making a raft for gingerbread man to cross river

Sport shoes investigation

Materials – Ice experiments

 

Winter animals

 

Humans – lifecycles and being healthy

Animals and plants

Plants

Materials and looking after the environment

PSHE/ RSE

PANTS

Identifying safe people you can talk to (SCIB)

Anti-bullying

Coping with feeling alone (SCIB)  

Substance Abuse – SCIB

Life cycle of humans-child to adult.

healthy eating

P4C- friendship –relationships

PANTS understand suitable appropriate touch (SCIB)

SCARF – Edward Jenner – being healthy - vaccinations

Feelings – SCARF

 

Computing

Algorithms –Scratch Jr – using maps - Create and debug programmes

news reports using a green screen

e– safety

 

Ebook about animals/ plants

Input data from a survey to create a pictogram on the computer.

Word Processing skills

Word processing skills/ Scratch

RE

Special occasions. Mosque

Special occasions. Church

Special occasions. Special place

Easter and special people

Special people and culture

Special people and culture

Art

Bridget Riley – Mrs Browne’s Class

 

 

Christmas Card Making

 

Nature art sculptures

European artists

African Art

DT

Christmas Crafts

Making 3D sculptures of the Twits.

Famous sculptor/ architect

Cooking – recipe from another country.

Design and make own transport.

Geography

Locational knowledge and field work.

Maps of local area.

(linked with Hansel and Gretel getting lost)

Winter weather patterns.

 

Geographical Features (Human and Physical features).

 

Locational Knowledge and field work– journey to school.  

History

 

 

History of Cadburys

 

Famous Achievers and inventors.

Amelia Earhart (piolet)

Naomi James

(Sailor)

Music

Listening and appraising music

Using voices expressively

Instruments –xmas

Experiment with combining sounds

Singing songs, chants and rhymes.

Un-tuned instruments

Tuned Instruments

PE

Games

Outdoor: ball skills,

Gymnastics

Dance –xmas

Indoor Gymnastics

Outdoor=football

Gymnastics/dance

Games

Athletics

Outdoor: rounders