John Stainer

Year 2 - Curriculum Map

Click on the links below to find out more about the topics we cover each term.

Autumn

Subjects

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

English

Narrative-  journey stories  (openings and endings)

Narrative model -‘Mr Gumpy’s Outing’ by John Burningham

 

Non-fiction- recounts

Narrative- journey stories (dialogue)

Narrative model- ‘The Papaya that Spoke’.

 

Non-fiction- persuasion  

Mathematics

Number and place value

 Addition and subtraction

 Money

Addition and subtraction

Multiplication and division

Science

Our changing world

What’s in your habitat?

Computing

We are photographers

We are programmers

Geography

 

The children will be comparing the geographical features of Brockley and St Lucia.

History

Land ahoy! Famous pirates and explorers

 

Art

Drawing, shading and sketching

Drawing, shading and sketching

DT

 

Textiles

Whole School Art

 

 

PE

Fundamentals

Netball

French

NA

NA

Music

Hands, Feet, Heart

 

Ho Ho Ho

 

RE

Judaism

Christianity

 

Other activities or trips

Pirate Ship Exhibition

The Cutty Sark and National Maritime Museum

KS1 Christmas Concert

Spring

Subjects

Spring 1

Spring 2

English

Narrative- defeating the monster stories (settings)

Narrative model- ‘Where the Wild Things Are’ by Maurice Sendak

 

Non-fiction- instruction

Mathematics

Multiplication and division

Statistics

Properties of shape

Fractions

Length and height

Science

The apprentice gardener

Materials: Good choices & Shaping up

Computing

We are programmers 2

We are presenters

Geography

 

London

History

London, The Great Fire of London

 

Art

Colour- mixing colours, exploring patterns and shape

Colour- mixing colours, exploring patterns and shape

DT

 

Mechanisms

Whole School Art

 

 

PE

Dance

Gymnastics

French

 

 

Music

I Wanna Play In A Band

Zootime

RE

Sikhism

Islam

Other activities or trips

The Museum of London

 

Summer

Subjects

Summer 1

Summer 2

English

 

Narrative- finding story (character)

Narrative model- Jack and the Beanstalk

 

Non-fiction- discussion

Narrative- Rags to Riches (Style, vocabulary,description)

Narrative model- Elves and the Shoemaker

 

Non-fiction- Information

 

 

 

Mathematics

Position and direction

Problem solving and efficient methods  

Time

Time

Mass, capacity and temperature

Investigations

Science

Growing up

Take care

Computing

We are detectives

We are film directors

Geography

 

Incredible India

History

Incredible India

 

Art

Form, 2D shapes, abstract structures, decorative techniques

Form, 2D shapes, abstract structures, decorative techniques

DT

 

Food technology

Whole School Art

 

 

PE

Tennis

Athletics

French

 

 

Music

Friendship Song

KS1 concert

RE

Buddhism

Hinduism

 

Other activities or trips