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As we enter Autumn, please make sure your child has a sweatshirt and coat in school. For outdoor PE sessions they will need trainers/daps, joggers/leggings and a sweatshirt or hoodie.

Term 4 - Shape, Fractions, length

Shape Objectives


identify and describe the properties of 2-D shapes, including the number of sides and line symmetry in a vertical line § identify and describe the properties of 3-D shapes, including the number of edges, vertices and faces § identify 2-D shapes on the surface of 3-D shapes, [for example, a circle on a cylinder and a triangle on a pyramid] § compare and sort common 2-D and 3-D shapes and everyday objects.


Fractions Objectives


recognise, find, name and write fractions 3 1 , 4 1 , 4 2 and 4 3 of a length, shape, set of objects or quantity § write simple fractions for example, 2 1 of 6 = 3 and recognise the equivalence of 4 2 and 2 1


Length and Height 


compare and order lengths, mass, volume/capacity and record the results using >, < and =

2D Shape Properties

Learn all about the properties of 2D shapes with this fantastic, short video! Find some great 2D shape-related activities here on our FREE blog: https://www....

How To Describe 3D Shapes

Three dimensional shapes are everywhere we look! See some of the basic 3D shapes comes to life in this Miniclip, complete with clear animations to show the f...

Sorting 2D and 3D Shapes

Fractions for Kids | Math Learning Video

Get ready for fun in this fractions learning video for kids! Math doesn't have to be tricky! Learn what a fraction is, what the numerator and denominator is ...

Recognise, name and write fractions | Half, Thirds, Quarters | Fractions for Year 2

In this video we learn how to recognise, name and write the fractions 1/2, 1/3, 2/3, 2/4 and 3/4. This video covers the national curriculum fractions for ye...

Year 2: Finding Fractions of a Number

This video demonstrates how Year 2 at Glenfrome Primary School have been taught to find unit and non-unit fractions of a number.

22.05.20 Year 2 Maths Length and Height- End of unit quiz

How much did you learn about length and height? Let your teacher know how well you did at