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Class Teacher - Miss M. Allen

Teaching Assistant - Mrs T. Poole

Teaching Assistant- Mrs N. Redhead

Year 2 Curriculum

Jack and the Beanstalk

Welcome to Class 2A

In year 2 this term our topic is The Great Fire of London. We will be learning about fire safety and the history of the Fire Service. Within this topic we will be investigating how this event has changed our history. As well as exploring the location of London and its geographical features.


In English we are continuing the Read, write, inc programme. We will also be reading Jack and the Beanstalk as part of our Talk for Writing.

We are using numicon resources to help understand place value, addition and subtraction.   We will be completing maths problems to help develop our reasoning skills.  The children will also be set Ma

thletics homework related to our learning.

In RE we have been learning about New Beginnings that we have all had and how they made us feel. We have also been learning how God created the world and how we should thank God for all the things He has given us. We have enjoyed creating pictures of God’s world. We are looking forward to the Harvest Festival.

In art and design we will be looking at Mondrian and creating our own compositions based on his work.  We will consider primary colours and tints.

Piet Mondrian

In science we will be looking at collecting, recording and presenting data.  We will also be investigating animals in their habitats.



Reading- Reading books changed on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Please read book at least twice with your child.

Spellings- Spelling lists handed out on a Thursday and returned on a Wednesday. 

Mathletics- Activities will be assigned on a Friday and checked the following Friday.