Y2 Summer 2 2018

Y2 Summer 2 2018

Our topic is 'We’re all going on a Summer holiday', a unit all about our own holiday experiences and our Grandparents’ holidays.   It also includes a study of the similarities and differences of Britain and  Australia.

Our topic and English work will include:

  • Writing stories based in seaside settings.
  • Researching key aspects of holidays in the 1950s.
  • Visits from Grandparents and visitors to talk about their holiday experiences.
  • Creating 1950s holiday plays.
  • Paper Maiche ice cream sculptures
  • Using maps and atlases to place Great Britain and Australia and identify other holiday locations.
  • Creating Beebot mazes in IT
  • Identifying and comparing Kings Worthy to a settlement in Australia.
  • Researching what life is like in Australia.
  • Creating a presentation about one aspect of Australia.
Maths:
  • Problem solving and reasoning.
  • Finding the difference between two numbers.
  • 2, 5 and 10 multiplication tables and related division facts.
  • Fractions: recognising and writing ½ 1/3, ¼, 2/4 and ¾ of a length, shape or quantity.
  • Direction: Using angles, turns and rotation to describe movement.
  • Time: Telling the time to the nearest 5 minute interval.

PE:
Indoor PE – Athletic skills
Outdoor games – Fielding and striking games including kwik cricket and beanbag rounders.

Music:
Listen 2 Me: Bamboo Tamboo lessons wi.th Mrs Beton from Hampshire Music Service