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Year 2 - Term 6
Our Learning Journey this term is 'Up, Up and Away!'
 
Here are some of the things we will be learning this term.

 

English

The children will be enjoying a wonderful fiction book called

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We will be using this text to help us to explore inference and prediction, as well as creating our own pieces of writing for different pages of the book. We will also explore a wonderful graphic novel called
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History

This term, we will be exploring history in living memory by looking at how different modes of transport have changed in the last century. Image result for triplane Image result for old car
 

Maths

We will be learning about place value and using this to count across tens. We will also read the time to the nearest 15 minutes, exploring mass and completing problem solving activities.


 

Design Technology

The children will be taking part in Enterprise Week. Watch this space for more details.

 
 


Art

We will be learning about abstract landscapes and using our wonderful text for inspiration to help the children create their own abstract landscape using oil pastels.
We will also be using paper mache to create our own hot air balloon
 

PSHEE / SCIENCE

We will be returning to our topic 'Animals Including Humans' and looking at growth. This will link to our learning in SRE with regards to how the human body changes as we grow.



 Computing 

We are learning all about photography! We will start looking at different photographs, what makes a good photograph and how to take one effectively. 
We will then be looking at taking our own photo's and trick photography.