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St John's C of E

Orange Standard

Year 2 | Orange

In Y2 the teaching will be focused on the orange standard and we hope that most children will secure this standard before they move into Y3.

Reading

What your child can do if they have achieved the orange standard:

  • Has completed grey phonics level
  • Has a reading age of 8 years
  • Can talk about books
  • Is on white book band
  • Has passed benchmark 24

Writing

What your child can do if they have achieved the orange standard:

  • Can write 150 words on their own
  • Can write and punctuate 10 sentences
  • Can use but, when if etc. to join sentences
  • Can add description to their writing
  • Can spell 75 words from our key words list
  • Their writing will be evenly sized

Maths

What your child can do if they have achieved the orange standard:

  • Has passed their North and South Africa passports
  • Can add and take away
  • Can multiply and divide
  • Knows 2, 5 & 10 times tables
  • Can work with numbers above 100