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Year 2

Welcome to Year 2

The Year 2 Team




Miss Harding

Miss Potter




Mrs Gilbert

Mrs Cowdrill

Mrs Hill and Mrs Ballinger also teach in Year 2 during the week.


Year 2 Information

Please take a look at the information and documents below to find out more about our learning in Year 2.

Spring Term – Famous People

Happy New Year! Our learning in the Spring Term is focused around the theme ‘Famous People’.  We will be learning about the life and works of a variety of famous people from all areas such as authors, inventors, explorers, artists and other iconic people. We will be spending some time learning about the famous diary writing of Samuel Pepys and finding out about The Great Fire of London. In addition to this, we will also be doing a short geography-based unit of work on China. Please take a look at our medium term plan to see what we will be learning in each subject area.

Year 2 Welcome Letter – Spring Term 2023             Year 2 Medium Term Plan – Spring 2023

Autumn Term – Travelling Through Time

Welcome to Year 2. Our learning in the Autumn Term is focused around the theme ‘Travelling Through Time’. The children will be learning about changes over time in travel and transport. Later in the term, we will also be learning about some famous explorers and map skills in our Geography lessons. Please take a look at our medium term plan to see what we will be learning in each subject area.

Year 2 Welcome Letter – Autumn Term                   Year 2 Medium Term Plan – Autumn 2022

Self Isolation Learning

If you are self-isolating, here are some ideas for home learning during this time. If you need further learning resources for an extended period of time then please contact us via email and we will arrange this for you.

KS1 Self Isolation Home Learning – France

Knowledge Organisers

Year 2 Science Knowledge Organiser – Uses of Everyday Materials

Year 2 Knowledge Organiser – History – Travelling Through Time – Travel and Transport

Year 2 Knowledge Organiser – Science – Animals including Humans

Year 2 Knowledge Organiser – Geography – Travelling Through Time – Map Skills 

Key Skills Documents

The document below outlines the key skills for each subject we teach in Year 2.

Year 2 Key Skills All Subjects


Homework tasks can be found on Google Classroom.


Weathercock Close
Woburn Sands
Milton Keynes
MK17 8SR
01908 582 101

Swallowfield Primary