SECOND GRADE TEACHERS

  

Mrs. Spinello Class 201

Mrs. Ferguson Class 202

Mrs. Leahy/Ms. Mikhail 203

 
 

Unity is strength...

when there is teamwork and collaboration,

wonderful things can be achieved!    

Mattie Stepanek

CURRICULUM OUTLINE

  

Second Grade Curriculum Outline

 

ELA

 Unit 1: Rural Communities

Fiction: Chapter Book/Novel 

Skills: 

  • Character Study 
  • Character Traits
  • Point of View
  • Narrative writing 

Non-Fiction: On the Farm

Skills: 

  • Summarizing
  • Compare/Contrast
  • Written Responses
  • Vocabulary

MATH

  • Chapter 1: Number Concepts
  • Chapter 2: Numbers to 1,000
  • Chapter 3: Basic Facts and  
  •                     Relationships
  • Chapter 4: 2-Digit Addition
  • Chapter 5: 2-Digit Subtraction
  • Chapter 6: 3-Digit Addition and 
                         Subtraction
  • Chapter 7: Money and Time
  • Chapter 8: Length in Customary  
  •                     Units
  • Chapter 9: Length in Metric Units
  • Chapter 10: Data
  • Chapter 11: Geometry and Fraction Concepts

SOCIAL STUDIES

Unit 1:  Our Community’s 

               Geography 

Unit 2:  New York City Over Time 

Unit 3:  Urban, Suburban and Rural 

               Communities 

Unit 4:  Rights, Rules and 

               Responsibilities

SCIENCE

Unit 1: Exploring Earth’s Surface 

Unit 2: Natural Resources

Unit 3: Forces and Motion

Unit 4: Living and Non-living 

             Things

Unit 5: Plants 

Unit 6: Weather

RESOURCES / WEBSITES

  

Click on the links below to access the websites!

Parent Teacher Communication and Behavior Management Website:

  

Class DOJO

ELA Websites: 

Math Websites:

QUIZZES / TESTS INFORMATION

  

Daily Pop Quiz Topics
Monday- Dictation
Tuesday- Vocabulary
Wednesday- Math
Thursday- Grammar/Editing
Friday- Problem Solving/ Logic

Weekly Spelling Quizzes: Fridays 

English Language Arts Tests: Administered anytime during the unit 

Weekly Comprehension quiz: Weekly to test reading comprehension

Math Tests: administered at the completion of a chapter and a review. There will be a reminder in the weekly homework sheet 

Science/Social Studies: administered at the completion of a unit

SECOND GRADE TRIPS

      

December 13, 2017

Nutcracker- Queens Theatre in the Park

February 2, 2018

Charlotte's Web Play- Queensborough Community College

April 25, 2018

Plants We Eat- Queens Botanical Garden

May 16, 2018

Beauty & The Beast- Queens Theatre in the Park

Click here to download a blank permission slip: Blank Permission Slip0001.pdf.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS

 

English Language Arts

Unit 1: Rural Communities

Module A: Chapter Book/Novel 

Module B: On the Farm 

Genre: Fiction

Genre: Non-Fiction

Skills:

- Character Study
- Character Traits
- Point of View
- Narrative writing

Skills:

- Summarizing
- Compare/Contrast
- Written Responses
- Vocabulary