Curriculum

Our 2013-2014 Curriculum (2nd Grade):
Math – Singapore Math with manipulatives and flash cards, supplemental workbooks for extra practice
Science – Building Foundations of Scientific Understanding, supplements and labs of various sources
Language Arts – Spectrum workbooks with heavy supplements for literature, journal writing, Handwriting Without Tears, cross-subject projects, weekly “book club”, permanent fixtures at local library
History – Story of the World Volume 1: Ancient TimesUsbourne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of World History, supplemental stories
Geography – Complete Book of Maps and GeographyA Child’s Introduction to the WorldState Shapes: Texas
Art – How to Teach Art to Children, cross-subject projects, art journal/sketchbook
Music – MakingMusicFun.net, piano lessons (from me), music field trips
Extras/PE: Youth swim team YMCA, family yoga and Tai Chi classes, and daily calisthenics
Supplementation from Time4Learning.com for main subjects
All subject to change if needed!