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Welcome to Hazel Class!

We are the Year Two Children.

 Ms Thorne is the class teacher.


Spring Term 2024

We will be studying the history of transport and how it has developed through time. In our English work, we will be focussing on narrative work around 'The Building Boy' and 'The Crow's Tale', both linking to our transport topic. In art, we are going to be making collages of a chosen vehicle and in DT, we will be completing more woodwork to make a moving vehicle! In Spring 2, we will be visiting Crich Tramway Museum which promises to be a great trip.  


Important information


PE days are Monday and Thursday.

Library day is Wednesday - please remember to bring your book to exchange.

Spelling and times table tests are on a Friday.

Autumn Term 2023

Welcome to Year 2! 

Our topic this term is 'Into the Woods'. Our main learning area will be local history linked to Robin Hood. We will be learning about the legend that is Robin Hood and how he impacted our local area. We will also be exploring some of the geographical features of our local area. Please see the curriculum map for more information about our learning this term. 

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Year 2 - 2022/2023

Summer Term

We will be studying the country of Kenya within the context of Africa and comparing our culture to that of the Massai tribe. We will be understanding how to use an atlas to locate and explore the key features of Kenya, as well as looking at the amazing animals that live out there. We will be creating Savannah sculptures in art and exploring plants and habitats in science. Our music learning will also link to Africa, particularly African drumming styles. This topic promises to be exciting and allow the children to have their eyes opened to a new country and way of life... 

Spring Term

In the Spring term, our learning will be focused on our topic 'Staying Alive'. In History we will be learning about the lives of Florence Nightingale, Edith Cavell and Mary Secole and the impact they had in their careers. In Science, we will be learning about animals, including humans and how we can keep ourselves healthy. For more information on our topic, please look at the curriculum map below. 


PE will continue to be on a Thursday and Friday for the first half term. 

Spelling test will be on a Friday. 

Autumn Term

Our topic is 'London's Burning'. We will be learning about London in our Geography unit and The Great Fire of London in our History unit. We have an exciting visit booked from a theatre company to help us explore this historical event. In our Maths we will be focusing on place value and the basic operations of addition and subtraction. 


Please look at our newsletter to find out more about all the things we will be learning this term!




General reminders:

PE is on a Thursday and Friday this term.

Reading books will be changed weekly when your child has their Monster Phonics Guided Reading session.