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

 

English

The children will be enjoying a wonderful fiction book 'The Fox and the Star'. The story is based upon a fox who sets off on an adventure through the forest to find his missing star.

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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. We will also explore a wonderful graphic novel called 'Journey'. This will link with our Geography as we will be discussing the different journeys the children have experienced.
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Science

This term our Science will be based upon Living things. We will explore and compare the differences between things that are living, dead and things that have never been alive. We will also explore different food chains/ Image result for food chains
 

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.


 

Geography

The children will be exploring their local area and use map skills to locate places using a key. The children will also use compass directions to follow a route.

 
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Art

We will be creating chalk pastel illustrations in the style of the illustrations used in 'The Fox and the Star'.
We will also be exploring different styles of Art during Arts week.
 

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.