The Second Grade CurriculumIn Second Grade, our curriculum is made up of several wonderful pieces!Language ArtsOur Language Arts Program uses the Houghton Mifflin Journeys reading series.The pieces of our Language Arts curriculum are principles of:Reading and ComprehensionPhonologySpellingGrammarWritingGo MathOur Math program utilizes the Go Math Program. This curriculum dedicates one full unit to each of the concepts it covers.The concepts that are covered in Second Grade are:Addition and SubtractionMultiplication and DivisionGeometryMeasurementData Analysishttp://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/math/gomath2015/na/grk-6/mots_videos_9780544400023_/index.htmlSocial StudiesOur Social Studies program utilizes the Harcourt series. In it we learn about communities andthe ways in which we all live and work together. We also learn about the world around us.The concepts we cover in Social Studies are:CommunitiesElements of Commerce and Trade (through the Junior Achievement Program)Geography and LandformsScienceOur Science curriculum utilizes components of the Foss Science program. This science is fully hands onand encourages students to explore to find their own answers. It involves manyexperiments during which children get a chance to put the scientific method to use.The topics we discuss in Second Grade are:Weather and WaterMovement and EnergyLiving Things/Life CyclesPBIS
Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports
This system guides students to be more mindful of expectations at all times and helps them to become better students, friends, and citizens.