2nd Grade

What We Are Learning: March 2021

Reading: Readers are finishing our study of characters. We are practicing supporting our ideas about characters with evidence from the text. We will also start a new unit on reading non-fiction!

Writing: Authors are writing about our reading! Students will learn to write organized paragraphs containing 5 sentences. We will write about the books we are reading as a class.

Math: Mathematicians are using place value to add and subtract numbers through one thousand. They are solving comparison story problems and one-step
addition and subtraction story problems with numbers within 200.

Science: Scientists are researching and experimenting to answer the questions: How and why do seeds travel? What is the life cycle of a plant?

Social Studies: Historians are learning how NYC changed over time with the arrival of immigrants. We are exploring how immigrant communities have shaped NYC neighborhoods.