Our Second Grade Program focuses on children that are seven to eight years old.
Second grade introduces children to social studies and nature study. Students continue to grow in their reading and math skills.
Many of the items in this package are
2nd grade includes:
The Early Reader’s Bible
64 easy-to-read Bible stories, based on standard school word lists – Colorful illustrations, stimulating questions, and real-life applications to increase children’s understanding of God’s Word – List of 250 basic words used in school early reader books – List of over 200 new words including Bible vocabulary with fewer than five new words introduced in each story.
My Story 2 – My Country My World
My Story level two continues with a journey around the
Lays a foundation for God’s love as students learn about his world. Starts with an understanding of the family from the Book of Genesis, Eden, Noah’s family, the Tower of Babel, and beyond. Helps children create a map of their homes and neighborhood so they can better understand a world map. Covers topics and interesting insights like toys and inventions through history, words from around the world, and homes in every shape and size, all while helping children journal their own story.
Language Lessons for a Living Education 2
Developing early reading and narration skills, by the end of the course, students should be able to comfortably write up to three sentences at a time.
This curriculum incorporates picture study, memorization, punctuation, spelling, vocabulary, observation, poems, psalms, letters, and practical application through creative writing all working towards the mastery of reading and grammar, as well as the mechanics of communication and writing. Equivalent to a second grade level.
Math Lessons for a Living Education
Book 2 follows the adventures of Charlie and Charlotte once they have returned home from their grandparent’s farm. Using the same format as Book 1, Book 2 content teaches addition and subtraction (including carrying & borrowing), numbers to 100, simple fractions, word problems, skip counting, inches/feet, perimeter, dollars/cents, temperature, graphs, pounds/ounces, liquid measure, and a bit about the seasons, geography, and love of family.
Pentime Transition reviews manuscript for 35 pages and then jumps into cursive handwriting for the remaining 60 pages of the book, where students learn the strokes for individual cursive letters and practice connecting them.
Adventures in the Physical World – Level 2 (Let’s Talk Science)
Adventures in the Physical World is an early elementary science curriculum designed to instill a love for science and bring the Bible to life. Through hands-on investigations and biblically inspired stories, students will explore and experience God’s fascinating world as they study energy, force, simple machines, matter, astronomy, meteorology, and geology. Their faith will grow as they discover they learn that science supports what they read in the Bible.
Adventures in the Physical World is hands-on fun, easy to prepare for, and it will encourage your student’s curiosity! Second-grade-level students can complete the lessons in approximately 20 minutes. This one-year course is designed to be studied three times a week.
Paint Your Own Solar System Mobile
This Solar System Mobile Wood Craft & Paint Kit is made of real wood, and includes everything you need to create a beautiful work of art! The Solar System Mobile Wood Craft & Paint Kit is the perfect gift for every art-loving kid! It includes 8 wood planets, 1 wood sun, 1 wood hanger, 5 yards of cord, 1 non-toxic glow-in-the-dark paint, 1 non-toxic metallic silver paint, 6 non-toxic acrylic paint tubs, 2 artist-quality paintbrushes, 9 Labels, and 1 instruction sheet.
Steel Bar Magnet – Red/Blue (3″ x 0.5″ x 0.19″) Pair
These bars are useful for student demonstrations, plotting magnetic fields, etc. They are made from magnetic steel strips. Each bar is painted red/blue and stamped with N and S to indicate north and south poles.
• Supplied in pairs with cardboard separator and plated soft iron keepers
Stem Explorations: Gears Building Set
This set includes 140+ parts for a single child or team of 2 children to build 3 unique geared models: a Crank Fan, a Car Window, and an Egg Beater. Once built, a downloadable booklet guides students through 3 hands-on, inquiry-based experiments on each of the models. Students will learn about gear configurations, gear ratios, rotational speed, mechanical advantage, and more!
More flexible than attribute blocks! More fun than Venn diagrams! It’s fast-paced. It’s challenging! It’s…fun! There are no turns, no waiting – the quickest to deduce a logical set wins the point. There is no age advantage; your children can beat you if their visual perception is sharper than yours. Even when played alone, the game is a mental challenge. With opponents, the heat is on! MENSA chose this game as a top mind game in 1991 – chosen for originality, intellectual challenge, aesthetics, quality, and longevity (you won’t quickly tire of this game!).
Art with a Purpose
Simple coloring skills, cutting, pasting, and simple perspective drawing.
Abraham Lincoln/D’Aulaire 75th Anniversary Ed
From everyone’s favorite authors-the d’Aulaires- this celebration of Abraham Lincoln’s life is here just in time for the year of his 200th birthday. Recreated with the vivid colors originally intended, this edition was published from the original 1940 printing. Exemplifying Lincoln as the archetypal American hero, this biography follows Honest Abe from his youth in the wilderness of Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois, to his days practicing law, running for office, and eventually becoming president of the United States.
Amelia Bedelia (I Can Read Level 2)
Amelia Bedelia goes to work housekeeping for the Rogers. Mrs. Rogers has left a list of things for her to do. The first item on the list reads: Change the towels in the bathroom. Amelia Bedelia finds the towels, but they are so nice it seems like a shame to change them. But that’s what the list says, so Amelia Bedelia finds some scissors and changes those towels. You can only imagine what she does to draw the curtains, dust the furniture, and dress the chicken!
Bears on Hemlock Mountain / Dalgliesh
When his mother sends him over the mountain on an errand, Jonathan dawdles at his aunt’s house, then crosses the mountain at night – the mountain that people say has no bears.
Billy & Blaze
Billy was a little boy who “loved horses more than anything else in the world.” Imagine how happy he was when he got his very own pony for his birthday! From that day on, Billy was seldom seen without his new friend, Blaze.
Riding through fields and woods, Billy and Blaze learned to trust and understand one another — and to jump over fences and fallen trees with ease. They were a great team, but were they good enough to win the gleaming silver cup at the Mason Horse Show?
This is the first book in the classic Billy and Blaze series. Sensitive drawings and easy-to-read words capture the warmth and gentle understanding between a boy and his horse.
Buffalo Bill and the Pony Express
Based on the real-life exploits of “Buffalo” Bill Cody, readers are transported to the days of the Pony Express. Follow Bill as he successfully gets the mail through despite wolves, terrible storms, and a run-in with the local “bad guy.”
Courage of Sarah Noble
Eight-year-old Sarah must learn to be brave when she accompanies her father to the wilderness of Connecticut to build a house for their family.
First Flight (I Can Read History)
Young Tom Tate experiences flight in a glider built by the Wright brothers.
Frog and Toad are Friends
The five short stories include Frog and Toad and spring, the lost button, the story, swimming, and the letter.
Owl at Home (ICR L2)
Owl is sensible, but he has his moments – like when he tries to let winter come in and warm up by the fire. Kids will love these short, silly stories.
After the Civil War, an African American pioneer family journeys across the great plains in search of a new home.
Easy Recorder Package
This starter set contains everything you need to get started learning the recorder. It includes a Canto soprano recorder, the Hands on Recorder Book, and the Hands on Recorder accompaniment CD. The book provides beginning instruction and forty-six songs, and the CD features instrumental accompaniment for twenty-six of those songs.
2nd Grade with alternate math includes:
Beta Universal Set
Addition & subtraction for multiple-digit numbers and other topics. The Beta Universal Set includes everything you need for a successful experience with Beta: Instruction Manual with complete solutions, Instruction DVD, Student Workbook, Tests booklet, Integer Block Kit, and 12 months of access to our new Beta Digital Pack, which includes the Skip Count Songs MP3s and Songbook PDF.
Tuition billed seperately ($30 a month for 10 months).