Welcome to the Second Grade Class
During the second grade school year, the students prepare for the sacraments of Reconciliation and Holy Communion. They also mature in oral reading and reading comprehension skills. At this time, they begin to develop creative writing skills and a better understanding of English grammar and spelling. A variety of basic
Math skills are taught and instruction of cursive and printed handwriting is continued.
Religion: Faith and Life Series text and workbook - Ignatius Press
Phonics/Reading: A Beka Book inc. Reading and Phonics Curriculum
Spelling: Wise Guide for Spelling - Back Home Industries, Spell to Read and Write - Back Home Industries
English:Voyages in English Writing and Grammar - Loyola Press, Seatwork Writing Tablet-A Beka Book inc.
Penmanship: Cursive Writing Tablet - A Beka Book inc.
Vocabulary: Wordly Wise 3000, 2nd Edition - Educators Publishing Service
Mathematics: Saxon Math Series Classroom Set (Math meeting materials, worksheets and manipulatives) -Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Science: Enjoying God’s World - A Beka Book inc., Health, Safety and Manners - A Beka Book inc.
History: Our America History and Geography Reader - A Beka Book inc.
Physical Education: Students continue to develop their gross motor skills and eye-hand coordination by performing exercises and playing games.