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Year 2

Croeso i Dosbarth Ewenni




Teacher: Mrs Loveluck


Class Information:


  • Class starts at 8.45am and finishes at 3.15pm


  • Water bottles containing water to be brought in daily with your child’s name clearly labelled


  • Fruit or vegetable snacks can be brought in for morning breaktime. Please put in a labelled pot.


  • Reading books to be brought in daily and will be changed as necessary


  • Phonic books, keywords and Big Maths ClIC and Learn its will be sent home each week. 


  • PE kits (hyperlink to uniform section) to be worn to school every Friday. Ensure kit is appropriate for the weather


  • Label EVERY item of clothing clearly with your child’s name


If you wish to speak with us please make contact via email or ring 01656 815660.

Ms Rowley (headteacher), Mr Richards (Deputy) and Mrs Farmer (Engagement Officer) are also available on the yard at the beginning and end of the day.


Porthcawl Primary Curriculum:

Year 2




R.V.E.- Business and Social 


World History

Human Geography

Global Goals

Autumn 1- Hometown Hero

Betty Campbell (CC, D, R28)

Local Area (CC)

Quality Education Goal 4  (CC, R28, D)


Country Study

Physical Geography


Spring 1 – Brilliant Brazil

Brazil  (R24)

Rivers  (CC)

Identity and Belonging  (CC, R12,14 D)


Ancient History

Modern History


Summer 1- Horrible Histories

Romans (CC, D, R22)

Tudors  (CC R6)

The Journey of Life  (CC, R8,15, D)


Year 2




Expressive Arts


Living things



Autumn 2 – Fabulous Food

Food chains (R24)

Eat-well plate – food groups (R24)

Pop – Shakira Waka Waka (D)


Forces and Energy

Matter and materials


Spring 2- Don’t Stop Moving


 Reversible & irreversible

Cats - Macavity





Summer 2- Carnival

Tudor cross -stitching (D)

Algorithms – Bee-Bot 

Tribal art – printing on fabric (D, R12)





Language, Literacy and Communication


Autumn 1

Spring 1

Summer 1

Smartest Giant in Town- Julia Donaldson

The Day the Crayon Quit - Oliver Jeffers

Journey- Aaron Becker

Quest - Aaron Becker

Range - Diary, Thank you letter, Recount of walk

Range- Diary, Explanation text

Range- Diary recount, Narrative

Autumn 2

Spring 2

Summer 2

Gruffalo - Julia Donaldson

Polar Express - 

Macavity - T.S Eliot

Around the World in 80 Days - Jules Verne

How to Drive a Roman Chariot? Caryl Hart

Range -  Recipe, Recount, Sorry letter

Voice 21, Thank you letter

Range- Newspaper Report, Instructions, Sorry letter, Voice 21

Range- Recount, Newspaper report, instructions, Voice 21


Mathematics and Numeracy


A wide variety of topics are covered including:  



addition and subtraction

multiplication and division with remainders



using scales in weight, length and capacity




recognise and describe 2D and 3D shapes including symmetry

Direction and positioning


Presenting data in different charts (picograms, bar graphs)



Number facts, relationships between numbers and times tables are taught through Big Maths.

The Big Maths scheme covers the 4 aspects of numeracy each day. Children are given number facts known as 'Learn its' to help improve recall of addition and multiplication facts which can then also be used for subtraction and division.