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Elm Wood Primary School

Welcome to Year 2 Class 5

The team in Class 5 are:

Class Teacher: Mrs Slater 

Teaching Assistants: Mrs Gavin, Mrs Berry & Mrs Hartley



Our Topic for Autumn 1 is Knights, Castles & Dragons.

English:  George & the Dragon.

In English this half term we will be exploring the story of George & the Dragon.

We will be investigating the original version and an alternative version by Chris Wormell. 

Children will be writing alternative story endings.  

We will continue with spelling and handwriting lessons. 


We will be working on number and place value. 

We will be working on addition and subtraction. 


DT: We will be designing and creating our own castles.

PE: Children will be working on team games and ball skills in "send & return".

PHSE: We will begin using our new SCARF resources to learn about "Me and My Relationships". 

Science : We will be learning about everyday materials and their uses.

Computing: We will be learning about coding, using Purple Mash.  

RE: We will be learning about Islam, using the question "Who is a Muslim and what do Muslims believe?"

Music: We are following the Charanga music scheme.