# What should be included in an outstanding lesson?

## What should be included in an outstanding lesson?

What makes an outstanding lesson?

1. Inspired, engaged and motivated.
2. Challenged.
3. Making progress.
4. Keen to contribute to the lesson, asking relevant questions and debating the topic with enthusiasm.
5. Interacting productively with each other as well as the teacher.
6. Able to explain what they are doing and why.

## What should I teach in year 2 maths?

The full list of things your child will learn at Year 2 includes:

• Place Value (up to 100)
• Addition and subtraction facts (up to 20)
• Multiplication and Division (including the 2, 3 and 5 times tables)
• Properties of shape – common 2D and 3D shapes.
• Simple Fractions.
• Measurement – Length and Height.
• Position and Direction.

What does a good maths lesson look like?

A ‘good maths lesson’ will always necessarily be a part of a sequence of lessons or learning experiences which will ideally build mathematical understanding, improve fluency, build problem solving capacity and then develop mathematical reasoning skills.

What skills does an outstanding teacher need?

Some qualities of a good teacher include skills in communication, listening, collaboration, adaptability, empathy and patience. Other characteristics of effective teaching include an engaging classroom presence, value in real-world learning, exchange of best practices and a lifelong love of learning.

### What should a Year 2 child know?

Children in Year 2 will also learn to add and subtract with two-digit and one-digit numbers. In fractions, they will find ⅓, ¼, ½, and ¾ of a shape or a quantity of objects. They will study measures, including weight, capacity, and length, and they will learn to tell the time to five minutes.

### What should I teach in Year 2?

Children in Year 2 will learn to add and subtract with two-digit and one-digit numbers. They will learn multiplication and division facts for the 2, 5 and 10 times tables. Children will need to find 1/3, 1/4 1/2 and 3/4 of a shape or a quantity of objects.

How do you introduce a math lesson?

Here are six ways to teach for understanding in the mathematics classroom:

1. Create an effective class opener.
2. Introduce topics using multiple representations.
3. Solve the problems many ways.
4. Show the application.
5. Have students communicate their reasoning.
6. Finish class with a summary.

At what age should a child be able to multiply?

Kids usually start learning multiplication in 2nd or 3rd grade. You may assume that your 4, 5 or 6 year old couldn’t possibly learn multiplication and division earlier than this. But you can give preschool or Kindergarten age kids a basic foundation in multiplication and division with short, simple regular lessons.