2nd Grade English

Prepare for academic achievement. In A Grade Ahead’s 2nd grade English program, students accelerate in their reading capabilities. The material focuses on reading advanced passages with critical thinking questions following. Students utilize advanced parts of speech, proper sentences, and verb tense in their writings. Our 2nd grade material focuses on:

  • Standardized testing skills
  • Reading fluency and comprehension
  • Writing in complete thoughts
  • Grammar fundamentals
  • Creative writing and paragraphs

2nd grade English students receive weekly work that will focus on vocabulary, grammar, and comprehension.



Curriculum & Samples: 2nd Grade English
# Month Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4
1 June Blends & Diagraphs R-controlled Words Comprehension: Main Idea, Plot & Setting Review
2 July Vowel Pairs Compound Words Antonyms & Synonyms Review;
Writing Personal Narrative
3 August
Test #3
Capitalization End Punctuation & Sentence Types Verbs Review
4 September Review: Main Idea, Plot & Setting;
Comprehension: Narrator, Characters
Verb Tenses-1 Verb Tenses-2 Review
5 October Comprehension: Reading Informational Texts Common& Proper Nouns Singular & Plural Nouns Review;
Writing
Informational Text
6 November Collective Nouns Subject/Predicate Prefixes Review;
Suffixes
7 December
Test #2
Guide Words Homonyms;
Word Classification
Adjectives Review
8 January Adverbs Contractions Possessive Nouns Review
Grade Readiness February
(ALWAYS sent in the month of Feb unless requested otherwise)
(1) Comprehension and fluency skills
(2) Introduction to writing
March Commas Conjunctions Cause & Effect Review
10 April Review Nouns;
A and An
Review Subject & Predicate;
Simple Sentences
Creative Writing Review
11
(Final Testing)
May Review of Months 8-10 and Testing

Grade appropriate comprehension and vocabulary word lists are included in each week's packet.




Curriculum Samples
  • Sample 1  
  • Sample 2



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