Curriculum Overview – Year 2 Curriculum Overview
Year 2 Weekly Timetable –
Summer Term 2020
Year 2 Summer Term Newsletter issued on 2nd May 2020
Welcome back after the Easter holidays. We have a very busy half term in which we will be completing KS1 SAT’s (Statutory Testing).
All the tests will be completed in the month of May. (See information leaflet for parents, for more details)
Overview of the Summer term’s learning
Our overall topic is called ‘Do we like to be beside the seaside?’. It is mainly based on History and Geography themes. Also we are learning about…
Science – Feeding and Exercise. Habitats.
History – The Victorian Seaside. Isombard Kingdom Brunel.
Geography – 7 continents / 5 oceans. U.K, geography – countries and capitals / human and physical landmarks. NSEW. Fieldwork.
RE – Ascension and Pentecost. The Church.
Art – Sketch / paint / draw – seaside. Portaits – Isombard Kingdom Brunel. Photography – seaside.
Design Technology – Food technology. Bridges.
ICT – Photography.
Music – Friendship Songs. Reflect, Replay and Rewind.
PSHCE / SRE – My Friends amd Family. Healthy Bodies and Minds.
Experiences – Seaside Visits.
Photo Gallery – Spring Term
ICT – Stop Motion Videos
Art – Fruity Art – Arcimboldo
English – World Book Day
Maths – Using Numicon Adding
Music – Glockenspiels – Playing ‘I wanna play in a band’ – Charanga Scheme
Science – Visit to the Manchester Museum about Living things, Dinosaurs and Fossils