St Joseph's Catholic Infant School

St Joseph's Catholic Infant School

Year 2

Please see Termly Letters for more information.

In Year 2 the children are taught a variety of subjects many of which are delivered through termly topics. 

In Year 2 our three topics will be:

Space

Space

During this topic the children will be:

  • Building a rocket using different media and tools
  • Writing letters to a homesick alien
  • Using instructions to make food we hope the alien will like
  • Finding out about stars and planets

Pirates   

Pirates

During this topic the children will be:

  • Designing and making a Jolly Roger flag using a variety of materials
  • Writing about a day in the life of a Pirate School
  • We will use co-ordinates to plot the position of treasure and to locate treasure
  • Discover the truth about pirates and where traditional pirates lived

 

The Rainforest       

Rainforest

During this topic the children will be:

  • Finding out where Rainforests are situated in the World using maps and atlases
  • Comparing different habitats looking at local and Rainforest creatures
  • Learning about the environmental impact on rainforests and considering what people can do to preserve them
  • Writing letters to persuade others to take care of the environment
  • Even visiting a Rainforest!