Year 2

Class Information

  • Home reader books will be changed on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  Please write in your child’s reading record book as to how they read.  We will hear your child read regularly in school to assess their progress.  Reading is essential to progress so please try and hear your child read as often as possible.
  • Spelling and maths champion targets will be sent home on the first Friday of each half term and be tested on the last week of each half term.
  • P.E. The children will be doing PE on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Please ensure all belongings are clearly labelled.

Unit of Inquiry

Transdisciplinary Theme: How We Organise Ourselves

Central Idea: How human-made systems connect communities.

Lines of Inquiry

  • Forms of transport
  • Digital connection
  • How systems have changed over time

Previous Units

Spring Term 2021/22

Unit of Inquiry

Transdisciplinary Theme: How the World Works

Central Idea: Materials behave and interact in certain ways which determine how they are used.

Lines of Inquiry

  • Behaviour of materials. (Form)
  • Changing properties of materials. (Change)
  • Manipulation and application of materials for a new purpose. (Connection)
Winter Term 2021/22

Unit of Inquiry

Theme: Sharing the Planet

Central Idea: People’s choices and actions impact habitats around the world.

We will inquire into:

  • The impact of people’s choices on the environment.
  • Human action can have positive and negative outcomes.
  • Changing habitats over time.
A graphic image showing different people in the community working together to look after the environment.
Autumn Term 2021/22

Unit of Inquiry

Theme: Who we are

Central Idea: People share their beliefs and values through stories.

We will inquire into:

  • Sacred books
  • How storytelling has changed over time
  • How people choose to tell stories in different ways