Year 2

What is your topic this term?

 This term Year 2s topic is Equality.


What subjects are you doing and what are the end products for each subject?

In maths, the children will be learning all about 2D and 3D shapes, as well as developing their understanding of time, money and fractions The majority of children's topic lessons will have a History focus. They will be learning about Martin Luther King and Rosa Parks. The children will also be taking part in lessons focusing on Art, Music, Design Technology and Geography. In Art they will be designing their own Crest and in Design Technology they will be creating their own crest.


What skills are the children learning?

This term the children will be developing their cohesion skills by editing and improving their drafts during writing sessions. The children will create their shields by using taught stitches. In Geography, the children will improve their maps skills by learning to confidently identify the 7 continents and the 5 oceans of the world.


When is PE?

This term their PE lessons are on a Thursday afternoon and they will be indoor. An indoor kit will be provided by the academy.


What are they doing in PE ?

This terms PE lessons will have a dance focus and will be linked to the Equality topic. The children will end the unit by creating their own dances to the song ‘Happy’.



During the first half term of Spring 1, the children will be having weekly NAPA sessions and the performance will be at the end of the half term.