Learning expectations in Year 2

Age-Related Expectations

 
In English, by the end of Year 2, children should be able to…

  • Correctly use: capital letters, full stops, question and exclamation marks and commas in lists.
  • Use developing phonic skills when writing sentences.
  • Be able to answer questions in more detail on what they have read.
  • Know about tenses, suffixes and rarer graphemes (the 2 or 3 letters that make 1 sound).
  • All children should read for 10—15 minutes daily. Please talk to your child about what they have read and sign the reading record so we know how they have progressed.

In Maths, by the end of Year 2, children should be able to…

  • Add & subtract 2-digit numbers and tens, and two 2-digit numbers.
  • Recall addition & subtraction facts to 20.
  • Recall multiplication and division facts for 2, 5 and 10 times tables.