Year 2 Overview of Learning

Autumn 1

Topic: Brilliant Britain
English Non chronological reports, Descriptive sentences, Diary writing, Character profiles
Maths Place value. Addition & subtraction
Science Humans and healthy living
Geography Spatial sense
History The Great Fire of London
PSHE Judaism, Identity & confidence
Art Colour
Design and Technology Cooking and nutrition
Music Notice a beat
Computing Digital literacy
PE Circuit training
Spanish Greetings, name and age

Autumn 2

Topic: Pirates
English Post cards, Fact files, Character recounts, Setting development
Maths Money. Multiplication and division
Science Animals and their babies
Geography UK Geography
History Local History
PSHE Christianity, Cooperation and compassion
Art Shape
Design and Technology Cooking and nutrition
Music Loud and soft
Computing ICT and art
PE Fundamental skills
Spanish When is your birthday?

Spring 1

Topic: Egyptians
English Information booklets, Plot development and narratives, Plot recounts lists
Maths Multiplication and division, Statistics, Shape
Science Everyday materials
Geography Geography of the world
History Egyptians
PSHE Religions around the world, Individuality & tolerance
Art Egyptian art
Design and Technology Technical knowledge for building
Music Pitch
Computing ICT and geography
PE Gymnastics
Spanish Pets, colours and school

Spring 2

Topic: Africa
English Adverts, Letters, Instructions, Narrative writing
Maths Fractions. Length and height
Science Living things and their habitats
Geography Compare and contrast
History Great Explorers
PSHE Christianity and Judaism, Commitment and curiosity
Art Texture
Design and Technology Technical knowledge for building
Music Sing and play together
Computing Algorithms and programming
PE Throwing and catching
Spanish Free time verbs

Summer 1

Topic: Into the Woods
English Instructions, Recounts from fictional experiences, Poetry, Narrative writing
Maths Position and direction, Problem solving, Time
Science Plants
Geography Physical Geography
History
PSHE Islam, Respect & responsibility
Art Self portraits
Design and Technology Design our own product
Music Fast and slow
Computing Algorithms and programming
PE Bat and ball
Spanish What do you like to do?

Summer 2

Topic: Lights, camera, action
English Emails, Script writing, Writing and acting out narratives, Descriptive writing, Invitations
Maths Mass, Capacity & temperature, Investigations
Science Uses of everyday materials
Geography
History Events within living memory
PSHE OBON Celebration assembly
Art Early art
Design and Technology Design our own product
Music Sing and play together
Computing Email
PE Invasion games
Spanish Spanish food and likes and dislikes