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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