Welcome to Year 2 

Teacher: Mrs Allan  
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Mayo, Mrs Humpage & Mrs Leech

Autumn 1/2 Term Objectives

Year: 2      Date: November 2022

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 will be 2D and 3D shapes

  • We will name 2D and 3D shapes
  • We will know the properties of 2D and 3D shapes.
  • We will sort them into different categories.
  • We will learn about symmetry, quadrilaterals and polygons.



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 Traction Man by Mini Grey


 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.


  • Grammar – consolidate full stops and capital letters. how to use I as a pronoun, using exclamation marks and question marks, using commas in a list, using co-ordination (or, but, and).


  • Writing a setting description using expanded noun phrases, adverbs

  • Retelling the story as a diary from the point of view of a main character.


Discover Quest

How is Peru similar to Little Bloxwich?

click the link below to view our information sheet:

Other useful information for this 1/2 term:

Other useful information for this 1/2 term:


  • PE days are Tuesday. Please come in PE kit for outside please.
  • Spellings will be given out on Friday to be learnt for the following Friday. Maths home work will be set on Google classroom Friday to be in on Tuesday. Any issues or you would like a paper copy, please let me know.

Reading continues to be an important focus.  Please send the children’s reading book and reading thingy every day. They will be asked to hand it in at the beginning of each 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