Second Grade Curriculum

Second grade is a busy year in your child’s development. They will be exposed to cursive writing, multiple math and grammar concepts. Students will also have the opportunity to receive the sacrament of Reconciliation and First Communion.

Subjects Taught:

  • Religion
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Math
  • Spelling
  • Grammar
  • Printing (Cursive will be introduced)
  • Social Studies/Science

Special Topics:

Community, Citizenship, Native Americans, Settlers, Animals, Solar System, Matter, Weather, The Body, Dinosaurs, Plant Life, Time, Money, Measuring Skills, Double Digit Addition and Subtraction. Technology/computer access is used daily in the second grade.

Special Events:

  • Weekly Masses:
  • Reconciliation in the Fall
  • First Communion (held in March)
  • Stage One Productions
  • Field Trips
  • Special Celebrations


Based upon daily work, participation, tests, and projects

Discipline Policy:

Positive behavior is always encouraged. The teachers incorporate many positive means of encouraging good behavior such as stickers, encouraging notes, treats, and special certificates. A differentiated approach to discipline has been adopted by the second grade. A ladder chart helps the students visualize the consequences of their behavior. Teachers will contact parents if students reach the top of their ladder.