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Rockmount Primary School

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Year 2

Welcome to Year 2!



Ruby Class

Class Teacher: Connor Chughtai-Skillen

Class Teaching Assistant: Anna Strappelli

SEN: Katie Wrigley 


Turquoise Class

Class Teacher: Donna Rankine

Class Teaching Assistant: Lynne Grundstoks

SEN:  Danielle Norwood

Year 2 Curriculum Map for 2020-2021


Half TermTopicCurriculum Area
Autumn 1st HalfLondon...Ablaze!

English: Story writing; Diary Writing; Recount

Maths: Number: Place Value and Addition and Subtraction 

History/Geography: Great Fire of London/London Landmarks

Science: Everyday Materials

Computing: We Are Photographers

RE: Why are some things special?

PSHE: What makes a good friend?

Autumn 2nd HalfIndia

English: Poetry; Non-fiction – fact files; Instructions writing ; Fiction - Story writing

Maths: Addition and Subtraction; Measurement: Money and Multiplication and Division

History/Geography: Comparing the UK with India 

Computing: We Are Researchers

ART/DT: Mixing materials to create a variety of textures. 

RE: Hinduism

PSHE: What is bullying?

Spring 1st HalfPole to Pole 

English: Non-chronological report – Artic Animals ; Book review ;Recount - Diary writing; Poetry – Northern Lights; Persuasive letter writing – adopt a penguin

Maths: Multiplication and Division; Statistics and Geometry: Properties of Shape

History/Geography: Captain Scott; Comparing Poles. 

Science: Movement

Computing: We are Superheroes

Art: Arctic scene painting 

RE: Islam

PSHE: What jobs do people do?

Spring 2nd HalfTransport

English: Poetry ; Fiction – journey ; Biography – Amelia Earhart

Maths: Fractions and Measurement: Length and Height

History/Geography: Transport through the ages

Science: Animals

Computing: We are Detectives

RE: Christianity

PSHE: What helps us to stay safe

Summer 1st HalfOur World

English: Non-fiction – fact files; Persuasive letter writing; Instruction writing – how to grow ; Plant diary

Maths: Position and Direction and Problem Solving

History/Geography: Local History

Science: Living Things and Their Habitats (microhabitats)

Computing: We are Zoologists

RE: Christianity

PSHE: What helps us grow and stay healthy?

Summer 2nd HalfOh I do Like to be Beside the Seaside

English: Postcard writing; Letter writing 

Maths: Measurement: Time and Mass, Capacity and Temperature 

History/Geography: Seaside holidays through time 

Science: Plants

Computing: We are Researchers

RE: Judaism 

PSHE: How do we recognise our feelings?

If you have any queries, please contact the Class Teacher or the Learning and Teaching Leader for this phase: Donna Rankine

Please read our termly curriculum letters for more information.


Please see Google Classroom for spellings and homework.