Cwmaman Infants School
  • English - UK
  • Welsh

Year 2

Our Autumn Term topic is Super Hero Me.

 In Literacy this term we will be looking at letter writing, lists, story writing, extended writing, invitations, letter writing and instructions.

In Maths this term we will be looking at: 

  • Counting sets of objects reliably, and uses mental recall of number facts to 10 to add or subtract larger numbers.
  • Ordering numbers up to 100.
  • Choosing the appropriate operation when solving addition or subtraction problems.
  • Identifying and using halves and quarters in practical situations.
  • Recognising sequences of numbers.
  • Using everyday non-standard and standard units to measure length and mass

For our Topic work we will be looking at people from the past like Florence Nightingale and Betsi Cadwalader to find out what their lives were like.

Our Spring Term Topic is On The Move.

In literacy we will be looking at stories with familiar settings. Using these stories we will be looking at persuasion and debates, letter writing, creative writing and non-fiction booklets.

In Maths this term we will be looking at: 

  • Talks about own work using familiar mathematical language, and represents it using symbols and simple diagrams.
  • After gathering information, records own results in simple lists, tables, diagrams and block graphs.
  • Uses mental calculation strategies to solve number, money and measure problems.

 For our topic work we will looking at comparing our lives in Cwmaman with the lives of children in Africa.

Our Summer Term Topic is Bug’s Life

In Literacy we will be looking at poetry, story maps, performance poetry, posters, invitations and instructions.

In Maths this term we will be looking at:

  • Using mental calculation strategies to solve number, money and measure problems.
  • Distinguishing between straight and turning movements; recognises half turns and quarter turns and right angles in turns.
  • Sorting objects and classifies them, using more than one criterion.

For our topic work we will be investigating different bugs and creatures.

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