Year 2 Add with 2-digit numbers
Developing mental fluency with addition and place value involving 2-digit numbers, then establish more formal methods
To support understanding, pupils may physically make and carry out the calculation with Dienes Base 10 apparatus or place value counters, then compare their practical version to the written form, to help them to build an understanding of it.
Key vocabulary: add, more, plus, and, make, altogether, total, equal to, equals, double, most, count on, number line, sum, tens, units, partition, addition, column, tens boundary
Key skills for addition at Y2:
Year 1 Add with numbers up to 20
Use numbered number lines to add, by counting on in ones. Encourage children to start with the larger number and count on.
8 + 3 = 15 + 4 = 5 + 3 + 1 = + = 6
This builds on from prior learning of adding by combining two sets of objects into one group (5 cubes and 3 cubes) in Early Years.
Key vocabulary: add, more, plus, and, make, altogether, total, equal to, equals, double, most, count on, number line
Key skills for addition at Y1: