Y2 Autumn Term Connected Curriculum Overviews

  Year 2 - Autumn 1  
     

Topic Question

Core Text

Visits/Visitors

Why can’t we just eat chocolate?

 

Learning walk in the locality

Driver and Enhancer

Experience

(linked to Global Citizenship skills)

Geography and Art

Exhibition of vegetable block prints

Key Learning

Geography

Key Learning

Art

Golden Question

(linked to British Values and SMSC)

  • Describe the location, features and routes on a map.
  • Finding places in our local area to keep fit.
  • Using vegetables to create print blocks

If you are healthy, are you happy?

Key Vocabulary

map, key, symbol, scale, environment, surroundings, left, right, beyond, print, colour, pattern, layer

How to Help at Home

Talk about the different buildings which you can see in the local area

     
     

 

  Year 2 - Autumn 2  
     

Topic Question

Core Text

Visits/Visitors

Could the Great Fire of London happen in Clayton?

A close up of a logo

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Drama visit

Driver and Enhancer

Experience

(linked to Global Citizenship skills)

History and DT

Tudor House exhibition

Key Learning

History

Key Learning

DT

Golden Question

(linked to British Values and SMSC)

  • Lives of significant people and events of the past: Great Fire of London
  • Samuel Pepys
  • Explore and use levers and sliders to create a Tudor house

What would you do if you saw a house on fire?

Key Vocabulary

document, century, period, later, earlier, since, diary, diarist, lever, slider, mechanism

How to Help at Home

Talk to your children about famous people who lived in the past; Samuel Pepys, Florence Nightingale, Rosa Parks.

     

 

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