Second Grade Religion focuses on the preparation of our students to receive the Sacraments of Reconciliation and First Holy Communion.
The Profession of Faith – understanding of the Trinity, that Jesus is both human and divine, and that Jesus teaches us about God in many ways.
The Celebration of the Christian Mystery – developing and understanding that Jesus’ presence is in the Sacraments through the Sacrament of First Holy Communion
Life in Christ – Understanding that sin is turning away from God and that God is a forgiving God through the Sacrament of Reconciliation
Christian Prayer – Using prayer in Sacramental and everyday life.
Represent and solve problems involving addition and subtraction
Add and subtract within 20
Work with equal groups of objects to gain foundations for multiplication
Understand place value and use place value understanding and properties of operations to add and subtract
Measure and estimate lengths in standard units and relate addition and subtraction to length
Work with time and money
Reason with shapes and their attributes
Language Arts Common Core
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.
Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges and the overall structure of a story.
Identify the main topic of a multi-paragraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the textDetermine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade level topic or subject area.
Know and use various text features to locate key facts or information in a text efficiently and identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author want to answer, explain, or describe.
Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
Understand the use of grade level irregular plural nouns, irregular verbs reflexive pronouns, adjectives, and adverbs.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar, capitalization, punctuation, and spelling.
Introduction to writing opinion pieces, narratives, and informative texts.
Understand the process of revising and editing.
Introduction of technology to produce and publish writing.
Physical Sciences – Understand that the motion of objects can be observed and measured.
Life Sciences – Understand that plants and animals have predictable life cycles.
Earth Sciences – Understand that Earth is made of materials that have distinct properties and provide resources for human activities.
Investigation and Experimentation – Introduction to that scientific progress is made by asking meaningful questions and conducting careful investigations.
Differentiate between things that happened long ago and things that happened yesterday
Demonstrate map skills by describing the absolute and relative locations of people, places, and environment
Understand basic economic concepts and their individual roles in the economy and demonstrate basic economic reasoning skills
Understand the importance of individual action and character and explain how heroes from long ago and the recent past have made a difference in our lives
Introduction to the use of maps, graphs, charts, and tables to convey geographic meaning
Perceive and respond to works of art, objects in nature, events, and the environment
Apply artistic processes and skills, using a variety of media to communicate meaning and intent in original works of art
Mastering skills in the use of tools and processes, such as the use of scissors, glue, and paper in a safe and responsible manner
Understand the use of primary colors to create secondary colors
Computer class 30 minutes once a week
Music class 30 minutes twice a week
PE class 30 minutes twice a week
Spanish 30 minutes twice a week
Library 30 minutes once a week