2nd Grade

Welcome to 2nd grade! We are looking forward to an exciting year!!

Math skills we will be working on this year include:

*fluently add and subtract to 20 using mental strategies – knowing all addition facts to 20 by memory

*solve multi-step word problems involving addition and subtraction to 100

*understand place value within 1,000 *use place value to add and subtract within 100

Reading skills for the year:

*Wonders vocabulary words – we will learn approximately 8 new words a week

*Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text – be able to discuss using details from the text

*Compare and contrast 2 texts using details from each text *Retell stories and identify main idea

*Describe how characters in a story respond to main events and challenges