Second Grade Syllabus:
||The Place Called Morning, Open
Little House on the Prairie, Wilder
The Cabin Faced West, Fritz
The Wright Brothers, Reynolds
The Whipping Boy, Fleischman
The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Lofting
Charlotte's Web, White
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Dahl
King of the Wind, Henry
||Baker Academy Method Manuscript
Palmer Method Handwriting (3), MacMillan
vocabulary from assigned reading.
for Daily Use (3), Harcourt
Thinking Skills, Book 2, Critical
Continuing exercises in basic thinking skills, including figural and
verbal exercises in similarities and differences, sequences,
classifications and analogies.
All About, Open
Introductory geographical excursion around the world, enriched with
representative stories and poems from countries visited to stimulate
discussion and further thought.
Review of previous arithmetic skills, adding and subtracting with
two and three digit numbers, multiplying and dividing, traditional
and metric measurement, currency problems, reading temperature,
Fahrenheit and Celsius, rounding, estimating distance, line and bar
graphs, time, perimeter and area problems, geometric concepts, word
problems and parentheses.
Science (4), Harcourt
Introduction to the human body, cells to systems, care of the body,
basic physical concepts: light, sound, magnetism and electricity.
The solar system, rocks and fossils. Animal behavior and adaptions.
Academy's Mastery of Arts
ball handling skills, games, and exercises.
President's Challenge Physical Fitness Program
Merriam Webster's Intermediate Dictionary