Mrs Harris, Mr Paine, Mrs Rees and Mrs Winkett would like to welcome you to our Year 2 class page.
We strive to work hard and do our best
but also have lots of fun!
Autumn Ones topic is called 'Street Detectives'
In this topic we will learn about the local area and go for a walk to look at different types of land use. We will follow and draw maps and look at aerial photographs. We will learn about materials and what things are made of. We will also explore what house were made of through the ages. We will sketch and paint our own houses using pastels to add the features.
Autumn Twos topic is called 'Beat Band Boogie'
In this topic we will learn about music and composers through the ages. We will be identifying and classifying sounds and taking part in simple experiments. We will be making our own musical instruments our of recycled materials.
Spring Ones topic is called 'Wriggle and Crawl'
In this topic we will learn about minibeasts and their habitats. We will be writing information leaflets and investigating food chains. We will be making maps and looking at weather and climate. We will be sketching, making block prints, junk modelling and creating clay sculptures of minibeasts. We we also be visiting the Butterfly Farm in Stratford upon Avon.
Spring Twos topic is called Land Ahoy!
In this topic we will learn about some famous explorers like Christopher Columbus and Neil Armstrong. We will find and name the continents and oceans. We will explore materials that float and sink and design and make a boat.
Summer Ones topic is called 'Scented Garden'
In this topic we will be going on a walk around the school grounds to look for flowers and plants. We will be growing some flowers and vegetables and finding out what plants need to grow. We will be investigating fruit and vegetables and making a healthy snack. We will also be finding out what it is like to live in Japan.
Summer Twos topic is called 'Beachcombers'
In this topic we will learn what it was like at the seaside in the olden days. We will learn about the basic needs of humans and animals. We will also be exploring sea scapes and beach art.