- Build on the solid foundations and children’s previous knowledge, skills and experiences started in Early Years and Year 1.
- Teach all children to deepen their thinking and learning from the basic skills of phonics, reading, writing and mathematics, learnt in EYFS and Year 1 in supporting and developing a love of learning.
- Value and promote partnership with parents to provide the best opportunities for every child in readiness for Year 2 SATs.
Attitudes that are developed in Year 2:
These are developed throughout the year to help the children prepare them for the end of Key Stage 1 and the move into Key Stage 2.