Second Grade

Mrs. Betines, Mrs. Hawken and Mrs. Napeloni

Below is the curriculum for second grade throughout the year.  If you have any questions or concerns, please email us.  We will get back to you as soon as possible.

Mrs. Betines, Mrs. Hawken, and Mrs. Napeloni


Math Series: Go Math!

  1. Place Value
  2. Patterns
  3. Number Sense
  4. Graphing
  5. Probability
  6. Addition and Subtraction Strategies
  7. Money
  8. Time
  9. Geometry
  10. Measurement
  11. Fractions
  12. Problem Solving Strategies

Language Arts:
Lucy Calkins Reading and Writing Workshop, Project Read Phonics

1. Short, long, and r-controlled vowels
2. Vowel patterns
3. Blending letters to decode sounds
4. Weekly spelling tests

1. Using new words
2. Adding details
3. Writing from experience
4. Using complete sentences and writing paragraphs
5. Cursive writing
6. Monthly book reports

1. Building background knowledge: story related vocabulary,
previewing and predicting
2. Mastering high frequency words
3. Discussing and identifying story elements
4. Comprehending story details
5. Writing about reading – Look Back and Write
6. Reading as a whole class, independently, and with a partner
7. Enhancing critical thinking skills and inferential skills

Science Dimensions: 

Engineering: Engineering Design Process
Earth and Space Sciences:
Earth’s Surface, Changes to Earth’s Surface
Life Science: Environments for Living Things

Physical Science: Solids and Liquids

Social Studies:

Social Studies: Neighborhoods

  1. Communities
  2. The World and You
  3. Cultures
  4. Earning, Saving, Spending
  5. America’s Past
  6. Government
  7. Holidays
  8. Important Historical People


Incoming Second Graders will need the following:
 Headphones/earbuds. (Dollar Store brand OK)

One hard cover 1/2" binder
Soft Pencil Case

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