Second Grade

Second Grade

Through guidance from their teachers, the Second Grade class works both independently and in small groups to progress toward their goals for the year. They are immersed in a culture of learning and discovery.

2nd Grade Qur’an

  • Tajweed
  • Memorization
  • Reading
  • Beauty in recitation

2nd Grade Islamic Studies

  • Daily dua
  • Stories and lessons from the lives of the sahabah
  • Prayer

2nd Grade Arabic

  • Vocabulary and phrases/sentences
  • Further development of pronunciation and accent
  • Simple reading and writing skills
  • Oral comprehension
  • Communication and expression

2nd Grade Language Arts

  • Recognize cause-and-effect relationships in a text
  • Interpret information from diverse sources
  • Generate alternative endings to plots
  • Distinguish between complete and incomplete sentences
  • Identify and correctly use various parts of speech, including nouns and verbs, in writing and speaking
  • Spell frequently used, irregular words correctly

2nd Grade Social Studies

  • Essential concept of city including different neighborhoods and people in a
  • Consumer vs. producer
  • Resources and population
  • Needs and wants of a city community

2nd Grade Math

  • Patterning, probability
  • Tell time to five minutes, place value, money
  • Fractions, weight, adding, subtracting, multiplication and geometry

2nd Grade Science

Science Fusion is a state-of-the-art science program designed for building inquiry, STEM, and optimized for learning in the classroom, at home, on a laptop, a tablet, or using a science textbook. The digital curriculum, virtual labs and hands-on activities, and write-in science textbook develops important critical thinking skills that prepare students for success in future science courses and in the workplace. The themes in this grade are:

  • Work Like a Scientist
  • Technology and Our World
  • All About Animals
  • All About Plants
  • Environments for Living Things
  • Earth and Its Resources
  • All About Weather
  • The Solar System
  • Changes in Matter
  • Energy and Magnets

2nd Grade Art

  • How artists think and use materials
  • Fiber arts: felting, weaving, knitting

2nd Grade Drama, Percussions, and Vocals

  • Class theater performance in Language Arts Enrichment
  • Sing nasheeds in the morning assembly
  • Play instruments, sing, movement
  • Listen, create
  • Performance and reflection

2nd Grade PE

  • Basketball, soccer, track and field and badminton
  • Fair play
  • Cooperation
  • Rules and safety procedures
  • Conflict resolution
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