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What does your child learn at school each day? Find information about our curriculum subjects here.



By the end of year 2 your child should be able to:

  • Observe and describe how seeds and bulbs grow into mature plants.

  • Find out and describe how plants need water, light and a suitable temperature to grow and stay healthy.

  • Notice that animals, including humans, have offspring that grow into adults.

  • Find out about and describe the basic needs of animals including humans for survival.

  • Describe the importance for humans of exercise, eating the right amounts of different types of food and hygiene.

  • Identify and compare the suitability of a variety of everyday materials including wood, metal, plastic, bricks, rock, paper and cardboard for particular uses.

  • Find out how the shapes of solid objects made from some materials can be changed by squashing, bending, twisting or stretching.

  • Ask simple questions and recognise that they can be answered in different ways.

  • Observe closely using simple equipment.

  • Perform simple tests.

  • Gather and record data to help answer questions.

'Growing and learning together, to be the best we can be'
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