Lower 2


By Lower 2, our pupils have gained a little more confidence and are progressing with what they have learned in the previous year.


The curriculum includes:

  • Reading and phonic awareness – emphasis on interpreting text
  • Develop writing skills – focus is on good vocabulary, simple connectives, opening sentences and basic punctuation
  • Numbers – 1 -100
  • Adding and subtraction
  • Multiplication and division
  • Science, Geography, History and RME taught through the International Primary Curriculum
  • ICT developed through the Oxford ICT Scheme
  • PE and Music with specialist teachers


Topics covered:

  • ‘We are what we eat’
  • ‘Time Travellers’
  • ‘Push me, Pull you’
  • ‘Flowers and insects’


Trips and activities:

  • Pizza making
  • Aberdeen Science Centre
  • Minibeast Hunting at Hazlehead Park
  • Lower 1 and 2 pupils can attend Lower 7 Buddy clubs – these are optional clubs twice a week run by the Lower 7 pupils and have included Lego Club, Netball, Football, Chess and Dancing among others.

*The topics, trips and activities may change from time to time.

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