Welcome to the Second Grade!
The second grade teachers are: Ms. Armstrong, Ms. Metcalf, Ms. Joy, Ms. Vinson, and Ms. Easop, Ms. Maurer (Horizons).
Second grade implements the curriculum through remediation, acceleration, and enrichment to meet the needs of all students. The Imagine It literacy program provides themed units of study. Besides engaging literature, there is a phonics and vocabulary component. There is whole group instruction and independent work time daily.
The math curriculum is taught with the Investigations series. It offers a wide variety of opportunities for question based, hands on learning.
The focus is on communities near and far in the Social Studies curriculum.
In Science the units of study throughout the year are- Weather, Sound, Matter and Life cycles. Character Education is threaded throughout the curriculum and a new trait is introduced each month.
Students are also taught to be safe, respectful, and scholars every day.