Grade Two

Sallie Roth

The CANH second grade curriculum promotes spiritual, intellectual, social and emotional growth through guided exploration and direct instruction.  The religious instruction emphasizes preparation for the students'  First Reconciliation and Holy Communion.  The Language Arts program focuses on student's increasing their fluency and comprehension of both fiction and non-fiction texts.  The curriculum emphasizes phonics, grammar, spelling and writing skills.  In mathematics, students learn addition and subtraction of one and two digit numbers, time, problem solving, measurement, money, and the introduction of fractions and geometry.

The Social Studies program helps students develop an understanding of government at both the state and federal levels.  Students learn the value of being a good citizen.  Through our Science program, students explore the different facets of the world.  This program covers areas such as matter, energy, weather, soil, nutrition, life cycles, mass and magnets.  The hands on activities allow students to have an understanding of our world.