Year 2 Curriculum Summer 1

Where are we going and how will we get there?

Successful Learners

Areas of learning

  • As historians we will find out about past and present events in our own lives and begin to think about the future.
  • As scientists we will investigate objects and materials by using all of our senses. We will ask questions about why things happen and how things work.
  • As geographers we will observe, find out about and identify features in the place we live and the natural world.
  • As artists we will use our imagination in art and design, music, dance, imaginative and role-play and stories
  • As sociologists we will develop our understanding that people have different needs, views, cultures and beliefs, which need to be treated with respect.

As successful learners we will be:

  • playing and exploring
  • be active in our learning
  • be creating and thinking critically

We will also explore our interests and use them to further our learning.

Confident Individuals


  • To become increasingly independent to navigate our learning and development.

Responsible Citizens


  • To explore, identify and investigate different places and environments.

Spiritual & Moral

  • To develop respect and understanding of our own culture and those of other people.


  • To develop an understanding of our place in school and the wider society

Year 2 Summer 1 Overview