Welcome to Year 2 

Teacher: Mrs Allan  
Teaching Assistant: Miss Pugh

Autumn Term Objectives

Year: 2      Date: September 2020

Welcome to year 2.  Here are some of the objectives we will cover over the next half term. 










Place value – to represent numbers in different ways. 


To order numbers to 100, to count forwards and backwards within 100. 


To add and subtract 1 digit and 2 digit numbers together. 



We will also be learning our 2s, 5s and 10 times table and using Times Table Rorckstars to support this. 



Our topic in science is materials.

We will be looking at the properties of materials and how we use them.  

We will learn about John Boyd Dunlop and John McAdam. 

We will learn about recycling and the impact that has on our environment. 


The first 4 weeks, we will focus on the Little Bloxwich mission statement ‘All things are possible with God’ and what it means to us. We will talk about our four Christian Values and the Bible stories they relate to. 

The next topic is about kindness, what it means to us and how Jesus teaches us about kindness in the Bible. 







Our book for this term is The Enormous Crocodile by Roald Dahl.



  • 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. 


  • Grammar – we will be learning how to use expanded noun phrases, adverbs and conjunctions (and, but, or)


  • Writing a character description using expanded noun phrases, adverbs 

  • Retelling the story as a letter.

  • Using a story board to create our own version of the story using a dilemma and resolution for the end of a story. 



Other useful information for this 1/2 term:



  • PE will be taught on Mondays.  Please make sure the children have indoor and outdoor kits at all time
  • Spellings/English home work will go out on Friday ready for the test the following Friday. 
  • Maths home work sent on Friday to be handed in on Wednesday.  This maybe practise on Times Table Rockstars. 



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