Year 2 Autumn Term  1

 

Edison theme: Can party food be healthy?

Subject focus: Science

Focus core skill: Learning with others

 

Literacy:

  • Cinderella
  • Character profiles
  • Flow charts and explanations
  • Imaginary recipes
  • Freeze frames
  • Role play alternative endings

Texts will be chosen from the Power of Reading list

 

Maths:

  • Data handling
  • Money- Real life problems
  • Measure- Length, weight
  • Time- Times we eat, length of time
  • Shape and space- packages

 

Science:

  • Healthy eating and exercise
  • Sorting and classifying materials
  • Properties of materials
  • Use of materials on basis of properties
  • Changing the shapes of materials

 

Computing:

  • Fix it and find it

 

Geography:

  • Where does our food come from?
  • Drawing plans of our classroom/play area

 

Art:

  • Fruit printing
  • Food faces
  • Fruit and Vegetable still life
  • Party food plate made from recyclable material
  • Clay/Salt dough fruit and vegetables
  • Party placemats

 

DT:

  • Plan a party lunch for the class
  • Prepare healthy party foods
  • Design and make a party hat or part decorations

 

RE:

  • Sharing

 

PE:

  • Simple team skills

 

Music:

  • Listen to a variety of music
  • Compose a piece of music in honour of the King’s visit
  • Sing food songs
  • Invent new lyrics for Oranges and Lemons
  • Singing

 

PSHE:

  • Safety and hygiene around food
  • Making healthy choices- Food/exercise
  • Cultural and individual food preferences