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Year 2


Autumn 2

This term the children in Year 2 will be learning about a significant person in history, Guy Fawkes.   Through the text Gunpowder Guy we will look at the story of Guy the soldier, whose angry friends persuade him to help bring down bad King Jim.

 As Writers we will be writing our own diary entries in character as Guy Fawkes or King James

As Readers we will be reading a wide range of diary entries in order to explore this style of writing further,

As Mathematicians we will be adding and subtracting as well as look at money and measurement.

As Scientists we will be continuing our study of living things

 As ICT technicians we will be games testers exploring how computer games work

As Historians we will study in more detail the life and times of Guy Fawkes as well as 17th century cooking recipes.

As Geographers will we become  Meteorologist – looking at the UK weather and weather patterns

As Councillors we will hold debates and create our own court of law.