Second Grade Resources

Math:

Progress in Mathematics
Second grade Mathematics Online Concepts. This correlates with our textbook.
Math Minutes
Select Addition facts 0 to 12, choose 1 minutes, choose 40 problems, choose ‘vertical’ style, and play.
– 2nd Grade
Practice makes perfect, and IXL makes math practice fun! IXL will track your score, and the questions will even increase in difficulty as you improve! IXL allows teachers and parents to monitor the progress of their students and motivate them through interactive games and practice questions.
Arcademic Skill Builders
Use jet ski addition and subtraction to practice basic math facts.
Math Is Fun

Clocks/Time

English:

Houghton Mifflin English
Grammar Blast, Bright Ideas for Writing

Phonics:

Phonics
Interactive Phonics and Word Study Center

Reading:

Live Oak Public Libraries
Summer Reading Lists
Book Adventure!
Read a Book, Take a Quiz, Earn a prize!
Simple Book Report!
Write about the major events of a story!
Story On-line
Read along with the stars!

Spelling:

Spelling tests made easy

Science:

MacGraw-Hill Science
Second Grade Life Science, Earth Science, and Physical Science lessons animated summary, vocabulary games, and quiz.
The Magic Schoolbus
Take a Tour with Friz, Explore on your own!
National Geographics for KIDS
Learn about animals and their habitats!
Dinosaurs
The Solar System – by NASA
Learn all about Moons and Planets of the Solar System
The Water Cycle – video
Learn all about the Water Cycle
The Lunar Eclipse Preview – by NASA
Watch a preview about a total Lunar Eclipse. The February 20, 2008 lunar eclipse will be the last one until December 2010.

Social Studies:

We Live Together
Online lesson summary, reviews, crossword puzzles for our text.
The First Thanksgiving
Find out how the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag Native Americans celebrated the first Thanksgiving together at Plymouth Plantation.
Kids.gov
Official Kids’ Porta for the US Government.

Religion:

We Believe by Sadlier
Second Grade textbook activities ( interactive online games, chapter videos are an exciting way to review chapters), The Lives of the Saints, articles and other resources.
Gospel Drawing Balloon
Relflections on this weeks Liturgy
Reflections and discussion questions on the readings for each Sunday and holy day liturgy. Activities for young people are included. Some materials for younger children can be printed out. – from Sadlier – We Believe
Gospel Coloring page
A children’s translation of the gospel readings lets children hear Jesus speaking to them.The scheduled Gospel readings for each Sunday and holy day of obligation have been written and illustrated for your child of around first communion age. – from www.Prayerpress.com
Saint of the Day
By Name, By date
EWTNKids.org
Holy Spirit Interactive
Bible Stories, Lighthouse, Storybook, Aesop’s Fables, Questions Kids Ask,Pets 4 Us, The Game Room, Arts ‘n’ Crafts, Things2Make,Saint of the Day , Crosswords, Jigsaws, Word Finder, Coloring Pages , The Funny Bone
Catholic Encyclopedia

Student Research Tools:

Worthwhile surfing:

Sharing Literature with the Family:

 

Britannica Online
Online Encyclopedia – Use the codes provided by our school to access the complete 32-volume Encyclopedia Britiannica.

Awesome Library of Search Engines
Search Engines with Child Safety features
Awesome Library Directory
Awesome Library organizes the Web with 33,000 carefully reviewed resources.
EdHelper!
Grade School Subjects, games, puzzles, classroom helpers, and more.
KidsClick
Web Search for kids by librarians.
Kid Info!
Homework and Student, Parent/Teacher Reference Resource!
National Geographics Homework Help
search One-Stop Research for pictures, articles, maps, etc. — perfect for reports, presentations, and more!
Yahooligans
Study Zone
KNOWPLAY?
Definitions, Thesuarus, Rhyming, Encyclopedia, Quotations, World Atlas, Quotations, Fine Artists, etc.
Kids.gov
Official Kids’ Porta for the US Government.
Factmonster
Homework Center, Atlas, Almanac, Timelines, Dictionary, and Encyclopedia.
Kidspace
Reference, Our World, Computers & Internet, Health & Nutrition, Reading Zone, Math & Science, Art & Music, Sports & Recreation, and Fun Stuff.
Awesome Library of Search Engines
Search Engines with Child Safety features
Awesome Library Directory
Awesome Library organizes the Web with 33,000 carefully reviewed resources.
EdHelper!
Grade School Subjects, games, puzzles, classroom helpers, and more.
KidsClick
Web Search for kids by librarians.
Kid Info!
Homework and Student, Parent/Teacher Reference Resource!
National Geographics Homework Help
search One-Stop Research for pictures, articles, maps, etc. — perfect for reports, presentations, and more!
Yahooligans
Study Zone
KNOWPLAY?
Definitions, Thesuarus, Rhyming, Encyclopedia, Quotations, World Atlas, Quotations, Fine Artists, etc.
Kids.gov
Official Kids’ Porta for the US Government.
Factmonster
Homework Center, Atlas, Almanac, Timelines, Dictionary, and Encyclopedia.
Kidspace
Reference, Our World, Computers & Internet, Health & Nutrition, Reading Zone, Math & Science, Art & Music, Sports & Recreation, and Fun Stuff.
Effective Powerpoint Presentation Skills
A powerpoint presentation by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Powerpoint viewer is necessary to view this presentation. Download Powerpoint Viewer (free).
ChessKIDS
Learn chess at ChessKIDS academy
Every Kids Games Rules!
One-stop search for any Kids Games Rules you need!
National Geographics for KIDS
Videos, Stories, Games, Activities, Animals and Create your own Page!
Exploratorium
The museum of science, art and human perception
Kids’ Place
Kids’ games and activities for math, reading, language arts, social studies, and more!
Inside and Outside Games!
Music for Kids!
Songs for Teaching, Campfire sing-a-longs, etc.!
About My Second Grader
Literacy Tips for parents