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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, Miss Hall and Mrs Berry


Our Topic for Spring 1 is Land Ahoy.


English:  The Pirates Next Door.

In English this half term we will be exploring the story of The Pirates Next Door. 

We will be researching Pirates and explorers life using non-fiction texts. 

We will be reading and writing poetry through sea shanties. 

We will continue with daily phonics lessons. 


We will be revising number and place value.

We will be working on multiplication and division. 

We will learn about fractions. 


D&T: We will be creating pirate boats and pirate flags.

PE: We will be learning moves and sequences in gymnastics.

PHSE: We will begin using our new SCARF resources to learn about relationships .

Science : We will be exploring materials and working scientifically. 

Computing: We will be learning how to code and to debug algorithms.  

RE: We are learning out about Islam.

Music: We are following the Charanga music scheme.