Year 2 SH

Topic Overview Spring 1 Newsletter Term: Spring 1
Topic: Superheroes

In Spring 1 our topic is 'Superheroes'. During our topic we will be focusing on a story called 'Traction Man'. We will be researching all about real life superheroes, one being Florence Nightingale. We will be looking at what her life was like and why she was a real life superhero. In English, we will be looking at different genres linked to our superhero topic including character descriptions, setting descriptions and superhero story writing. During Maths we will be focusing our laser beams on securing our knowledge of number, applying addition and subtraction. Year 2 are definitely superhero ready!

Topic Overview Autumn 2 Newsletter Term: Autumn 2
Topic: Winter Babies

Our topic this half term is 'Winter Babies'. Our role-play has been transformed into an icy igloo. Inside the igloo the children will have English, Maths and creative challenges to complete. In English, we will be finding out about polar bears and writing non-chronological reports. In Maths we will be learning about money, statistics, time, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division and measurement. We will be learning all about animals and what they need to survive. We will also be making pictures with moving parts and comparing different locations.

Topic Overview Autumn 1 Newsletter Term: Autumn 1
Topic: The Selfish Giant

'Our topic this half term is 'The Selfish Giant'. Our role-play has been transformed into a 'Potting Shed'. Inside the potting shed the children will have science, maths and English challenges related to our objectives. In English, we will be finding out about various things such as how to write a set of instructions; humorous poetry and narrative writing.'

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