### Maths: Year 2 topics

Below are a list of maths topics that you can expect your child to learn in year 2:

Counting and number patterns

• Counting review – 0 to 10
• Counting review – up to 20
• Counting tens and ones – up to 30
• Counting – up to 30
• Counting – up to 100
• Counting tens and ones – up to 99
• Skip-counting – with pictures
• Counting by twos, fives and tens – up to 100
• Counting forward and backward
• Number lines – up to 100
• Hundred chart
• Number lines – up to 1,000
• Even and odd: counting objects
• Identifying even and odd numbers
• Which even or odd number comes before or after?
• Skip-counting patterns – with tables
• Sequences – count up and down by 1, 2, 3, 5 and 10
• Sequences – count up and down by 100
• Ordinal numbers
• Writing numbers in words
• Roman numerals I, V, X

• Addition with pictures – sums to 10
• Addition sentences – sums to 10
• Addition word problems – sums to 10
• Word problems – write the addition sentence
• Ways to make a number using addition
• Ways to make a number – addition sentences
• Addition facts – sums to 10
• Addition facts – sums to 18
• Addition word problems – sums to 18
• Word problems – adding three numbers
• Addition facts – sums to 20
• Add a one-digit number to a two-digit number – without regrouping
• Add a one-digit number to a two-digit number – with regrouping
• Add two two-digit numbers – without regrouping
• Add two two-digit numbers – with regrouping
• Addition word problems – up to two digits

Subtraction

• Subtraction with pictures – numbers up to 10
• Subtraction sentences – numbers up to 10
• Subtraction word problems – one-digit numbers
• Word problems – write the subtraction sentence
• Ways to make a number using subtraction
• Ways to make a number – subtraction sentences
• Ways to subtract from a number – subtraction sentences
• Subtracting zero and all
• Subtracting doubles
• Subtraction facts – numbers up to 10
• Subtraction facts – numbers up to 18
• Subtraction word problems – numbers up to 18
• Complete the subtraction sentence
• Related subtraction facts
• Subtract tens I
• Subtract tens II
• Subtract a one-digit number from a two-digit number – without regrouping
• Subtract a one-digit number from a two-digit number – with regrouping
• Subtract two two-digit numbers – without regrouping
• Subtract two two-digit numbers – with regrouping
• Subtraction word problems – up to two digits

Subtraction – skill builders

• Subtracting 0
• Subtracting 1
• Subtracting 2
• Subtracting 3
• Subtracting 4
• Subtracting 5
• Subtracting 6
• Subtracting 7
• Subtracting 8
• Subtracting 9

Mixed operations

• Addition and subtraction – ways to make a number
• Which sign makes the number sentence true?
• Fact families
• Addition and subtraction facts – numbers up to 10
• Addition and subtraction facts – numbers up to 18
• Addition and subtraction word problems
• Ten more or less

Comparing

• Comparing – review
• Comparing numbers up to 10
• Comparing numbers up to 100
• Comparing numbers up to 1,000
• Comparison word problems

Estimation

• Estimate to the nearest ten

Fractions

• Halves, thirds and quarters
• Equal parts
• Simple fractions: what fraction does the shape show?
• Simple fractions: which shape matches the fraction?
• Simple fractions: parts of a group
• Fractions – word problems
• Compare fractions

Geometry

• Identify 2-dimensional shapes
• Identify 3-dimensional figures
• Geometry of everyday objects
• Relate planar and solid figures
• Count sides and vertices
• Count edges, vertices and faces
• Compare sides and vertices
• Compare edges, vertices and faces
• Open and closed shapes
• Flip, turn and slide
• Symmetry
• Same shape

Spatial sense

• Left, middle and right
• Above, below, top, middle and bottom
• Location in a three-by-three grid

Data and graphs

• Record data with tally charts, picture graphs, tables
• Interpret data in tally charts, picture graphs, tables
• Interpret bar graphs
• Which bar graph is correct?

Measurement

• Long and short
• Tall and short
• Light and heavy
• Holds more or less
• Compare size, mass and capacity
• Which metric unit of length is appropriate?
• Metric units of length: word problems
• Which metric unit of mass is appropriate?
• Which imperial unit of length is appropriate?
• Imperial units of length: word problems
• Which imperial unit of weight is appropriate?
• Compare and convert cups, pints and quarts

Money

• Coin values
• Count 1p, 2p, 5p and 10p coins
• Count all coins
• Equivalent coins I
• Equivalent coins II
• Money – word problems
• Compare money amounts
• Least number of coins
• Purchases: do you have enough money?

Patterns

• Recognise patterns
• Describe patterns
• Probability and statistics
• More, less and equally likely
• Certain, probable, unlikely and impossible
• Sorting, ordering and classifying
• Venn diagrams
• Put numbers in order

Time

• Days of the week
• Match clocks and times I
• Match clocks and times II
• Times of everyday events
• Match analog and digital clocks I
• Match analog and digital clocks II
• A.M. or P.M.
• Compare clocks I
• Compare clocks II
• Time and clocks: word problems I
• Time and clocks: word problems II
• Choose the appropriate time units
• Seasons of the year
• Months of the year
• Time words: o’clock, half, quarter
• Elapsed time I
• Elapsed time II

Multiplication

• Multiplication sentences
• Multiplication tables up to 5
• Multiplication tables up to 10

Division

• Divisors and quotients up to 5
• Divisors and quotients up to 10