St Luke's C.E. Primary School

St Luke's C.E. Primary School

'For with God nothing shall be impossible' Luke 1:37

Langport Avenue, Longsight, Manchester, M12 4NG

admin@st-lukes.manchester.sch.uk

0161 273 3648

Year 2

  WELCOME TO YEAR 2 

Autumn Term 2022

In Year 2 we have classes 2K and 2Y 

2K Staff:   Mr Kennedy and Mrs Edwards

2Y Staff:   Mr Khan and Mrs Duffy

Reading Book Changing Days Mondays and Thursday

Outdoor Games and Gymnastic Tuesday and Wednesday

Spelling Test Friday

Arithmetic Test Friday (Autumn 1 Numberbonds to 20). See below for excellent website/app

CURRICULUM INFORMATION

FOR THE AUTUMN TERM

 

LITERACY

Here are the areas we will be covering.

 

Repetitive Poetry

 

Instruction Writing

 Traditional Tales

Postcards and Letters 

 

 

Non Chronological Reports

Wolves

 

Tales from other cultures

Baba Yaga 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By the end of Year 2 children should be able to say...

NUMERACY

Below are the areas of study for the Autumn Term

PLACE VALUE 

NUMBERS TO 100

ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION TO 100

MULTIPLICATION AND DIVISION

10s, 2s, 5s and 3s

Every Friday the children will have a 10 minute arithmetic test. The focus in September will be numberbonds to 10 and then 20 (addition and subtraction). We want the children to become as quick as possible at answering the questions.

This is a great website to help improve your speed  (Also available as an app)

Go to the numberbond page 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

  By the end of Year 2 children should be able to say...


OTHER CURRICULUM AREAS

In science we will be looking at what we need to do to stay fit and healthy. We will also be investigating the properties of a variety of everyday materials. We will compare the suitability of different everyday materials for different purposes.  

 

 

 

 

 History and Geography

 In History, we will be investigating Columbus and what it was like to be a sailor hundreds of years ago. In Geography we will be asking the question 'Why can't penguins fly?'. 

  

 

 

ICT

In ICT we will be creating pictures using a computer software called Purple Mash.
We will be exploring some of the templates and functions of Purple Mash alongside learning about artists and art movements.

 

 In Design and Technology we will be looking at mechanisms & structures. We will be designing vehicles and making them by joining appropriate materials together as part of a moving product.

 RE

Our topic is titled
‘What can we learn from the sacred books?

 

 

 

 

Curriculum Information 22-23

Year 2 Long term Plan 22-23.docx

Autumn 1 curriculum overview.docx

Autumn 2 curriculum overview.docx

Spring 1 curriculum overview.docx

Spring 2 curriculum overview.docx

Summer 1 curriculum overview.docx

Summer 2 curriculum overview.docx

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

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