Y2 Summer 1 2018

Y2 Summer 1 2018

Topic 5: Our new topic is ‘Fit Kids’ a unit all about how we keep our bodies healthy.

Our topic and English work will include:

  • Taking part in the Golden Mile challenge.
  • Identifying what makes people fit and unfit.
  • Completing food diaries.
  • Creating posters and adverts to persuade children to make healthy choices.
  • Fruit and vegetable poems, raps and rhymes.
  • Sport and exercise fact files.
  • Writing cautionary tales based on ‘Burger Boy’ by Alan Durrant.
  • Creating healthy snacks and drinks.
  • Taster sessions from a range of fitness professionals including cricket, hockey and multi-skills.
  • Learning about the importance of good hygiene and safe use of medicines.
  • Devising and carrying out simple fitness tests.
  • Studying the work of Arcimboldo and creating our own vegetable and fruit art.
Maths
  • Addition and subtraction of two 2-digit numbers.
  • Recall and use multiplication and division facts of the 2, 5 and 10 x tables to solve problems.
  • Using inverse operations to solve addition and subtraction calculations.
  • Using inverse operations to solve multiplication and division calculations.
  • Measuring mass, capacity and temperature using standard units (kilograms, millilitres, litres, degrees centigrade).
  • Interpreting and constructing tally charts, block diagrams and simple tables.
  • Read the time on a clock to the nearest 15 minutes.

PE
Athletics – running, jumping and throwing.
Summer games including kwik cricket and rounders.

Music
Bamboo Tambu lessons with Mrs Beton from Hampshire Music Service.