Year 2

Chiffchaff Class

Teacher - Vikki

Teaching Assistant - Angela

Jay Class

Teacher - Jack

Teaching Assistant - Serena

Teal Class

Teachers -  Latisha and Charlotte

Teaching Assistants - Sandra





Year 2 Curriculum Coverage

Term Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Topic We are Stoneydown Disaster (Fire of London) Extraordinary people Drastic Plastic  Mini Beasts  Animals -  One Planet Living
Art and Design Ceramics- slab work and relief design ---

Photo portraits

Upcycled sculpture


        Block printing          (animal prints)

Computing Create an interactive guide to Stoneydown Park Primary  Create a live news broadcast & an animation of the story of the Fire of London. Create algorithms and code to programme beebots and create a story in Scratch Junior Write persuasive letters about plastic pollution and include graphs of pollution statistics Research minibeasts and create a branching database to sort them Create nature videos in the style of David Attenborough
Design Technology --- Cooking: Bread making (Pudding Lane) --- --- Design and make a bug hotel ---
Geography --- --- --- Use world maps, atlases and globes to identify countries, continents and oceans.  Similarities/differences of the UK and a contrasting non-European country Understand the importance of the earth's hemispheres, climate areas and polar regions
History The history of our local area, changes within and outside living memory Events from beyond living memory - Great Fire of London Significant individuals who have shaped national events --- --- ---
PE Gymnastics Games Dance Ball games Striking and fielding Athletics
PSHE Healthy relationships Safety and Risk Citizenship and environment  Feelings and emotions Healthy lifestyles Valuing differences
RE Islam: Who is a Muslim and what do they believe? Christmas: Why is light important at Christmas?  Judaism: Who is Jewish and what do Jewish people believe? Christianity: Easter What can we learn from sacred books? How should we care for others and our world & why does it matter?
Science Living things and their habitats Uses of everyday materials Animals including humans Animals including humans Living things and their habitats Plants as food for animals – linked to food chains


Year 2 Topic Overviews

Year 2 Autumn 1 Topic Overview - We Are Stoneydown

Year 2 Autumn 2 Topic Overview - Disaster, Great Fire of London

Year 2 Spring 1 Topic Overview - Inspirational People

Year 2 Spring 2 Topic Overview - Drastic Plastic

Year 2 Summer 1 Topic Overview - Mad About Minibeasts

Year 2 Summer 2 Topic Overview - Carnival Of The Animals