Middleton St Mary's CE (VC) Primary School

Believe, belong, achieve

Moor Flatts Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS10 3SW

0113 2717206

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Y2 Knowledge Organisers

Geography Summer 2- Why do we love being by the seaside so much?

This half term, children will be exploring the physical features of the seaside, as well as some of the human features that might be found there. They will compare Scarborough to San Francisco as well as exploring the features of a harbour.

History Summer 1-Nurses-Mary Seacole and Edith Cavell

In this topic, Year 2 will be learning about some significant figures. They will learn about two women who made a difference to the lives of soldiers during wars. They will investigate the similarities and differences between these two important women as well as learning a little bit about the conditions they had to work in.

Geography Spring 1 and 2- Why does it matter where my food comes from?

In this Geography topic, Year 2 will be looking at the food we produce in the local area and foods that come from other countries. We will also be building on our knowledge of the continents from Year 1.

History Autumn 2- 1960s Toys

This half term we will be thinking about toys! Do you have a favourite toy? Is it something quite new or something children have been playing with since the 1960s?

History Autumn 1- Who was Guy Fawkes?

In our very first History topic, we will be investigating and using vocabulary such as past and present. We will find out when the events of the Gunpowder Plot took place.