Meriden C of E Primary School, Fillongley Road, Meriden CV7 7LW  

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Headteacher: Mrs Lucy Anderton

Year 2

Meriden C of E Primary School

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Narrative – Traditional Tales:

Draft and write narratives based on known texts.

Talk 4 Writing Texts ‘The Queen’s Hat’ by Steve Antony.

To plan to write with structure and describing words.

To improve a text to make it more descriptive and to increase its impact on the reader.

To create effective characters, settings and plot.

To assess the effectiveness of own and others’ writing and suggesting improvements.

Non Fiction Texts – London

Opening paragraphs to provide an introductory summary.

Information based on research.

Use of conjunctions for cause and effect.

Present tense and impersonal tone.

Technical vocabulary and diagrams.

Cause and effect conjunctions.

Final paragraph conclusion to summarise and complete the explanation.

Guided Reading

Traditional tales

‘The Queen’s Hat’ by Steve Antony

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler texts

Linking books with similar themes and ideas.

Anthony Browne texts.  


Number : place value

Calculations: addition/subtraction/problem solving

Measurement – length, cm and m

Statistics – bar charts, graphs and pictograms

Data collection

Homework and Spellings will be given out on a Thursday and should be back the next Wednesday.

Spelling Tests are on Friday mornings after having one week to learn them.

We do PE on


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