• Grade Two Overview
    penLanguage Arts:
    Words Their Way Spelling 
    K-2 Spelling (High Frequency Words)
    Zaner-Bloser Handwriting
    Manuscript & an introduction to cursive writing.  (Please encourage your child to print until we formally introduce cursive writing.  It is difficult to change once it is learned incorrectly.)
    Narrative, Informational, Opinion, and Poetry Writing
    • Common Core Writing Workshop 
    A balanced literacy program, which includes:
    • Guided reading with leveled texts
    • Whole group instruction
    • Shared, buddy and silent reading
    • Scott Foresman/Addison Wesley - a challenging Math program developed to encourage the application of concepts in problem solving while addressing the basic skills. 
    • Basic skills include addition and subtraction with and without regrouping, time, money, place value, and graphing.
    • Addition and Subtraction Math Facts
    globeSocial Studies
    • Responsive Classroom - Morning Meeting
    • Community
    • Maps
    • Matter
    • Nutrition
    • Plants and Soil