Welcome to Year 2 

Teacher: Mrs Allan  
Teaching Assistant: Mr Walters and Mrs Russell

August 1/2 Term Objectives

Year: 2      Date: March 2021

This is intended for parents and pupils to share the learning objectives for the term. It also provides targets for the term ahead.











Our focus is place value. 

We will be learning to :



  • Count in ones forwards and backwards to 100.
  • Partitioning numbers into tens and ones.
  • using the tens and ones to add and subtract within 100,
  • Use a place value chart
  • Compare numbers
  • Count in twos, fives and tens from any number. 


We will be using times Table Rock stars to practise our tables, starting with the two times table. 


The log ins will go in the children’s Reading Thingy. 



English Objectives:


Our book for this term is
Stuck by Oliver Jeffers


In our English lessons we will be:



In our English lessons we will be:



  • Reading the story, making predictions about what will happen next. To make inferences about the characters and what is being said. To know what has happened in the story so far. 


  • Using colourful semantics to structure sentences. 


  • Grammar – we will be learning what adjectives and nouns are and using them in expanded noun phrases. Consolidation of capital letters, full stops, word spaces. 


  • Retelling the story in picture and writing. 


  • Using a story board to create our own version of the story. What would you throw and get stuck in the tree?



Discover Quest


Other useful information for this 1/2 term:


  • PE days are Thursday and Friday.  Please come in PE kit for outside please. 
  • Spellings will be given out on Friday to be learnt for the following Friday.  Not all groups will start with spellings, so don’t worry if you child doesn’t have any.
  • Maths home work will be sent Friday to be in on Tuesday.


Reading continues to be an important focus.  Please send the children’s reading book and reading thingy every day. 


Please don’t hesitate to get in contact with me about anything you need. My e-mail is hallan@lit-bloxwich.walsall.sch.uk

Little Bloxwich C of E VC Primary School | Grenfell Road | Walsall | WS3 3DL
Tel: (01922) 684301 | Email: postbox@lit-bloxwich.walsall.sch.uk
Head Teacher: Ellen Taylor