Grade Two

    Home - Academics - Lower School Classes - Grade Two - Grade Two
    Second grade is a year of rich learning where students begin to excel in more independent learning in the classroom.  We learn about what godly character is by studying the character traits of many Bible heroes.  The students take off in reading with fluency and understanding story elements and this aids in helping us become better writers!  In second grade we learn how to write a solid paragraph that incorporates a bold beginning, strong verbs, voice, dialogue, and varied sentence structure.  We also get to learn cursive handwriting.  Writing is exciting!  We build upon many Math skills like money, measuring, time, place-value, and learning how to carry/regroup when adding and subtracting.  We end the year by introducing multiplication.  We study the beginning of our country by learning about the Separatists, Colonists, Pioneers, and Cowboys.  In Science, some of the topics we study include insects, gravity and friction, light and shadows, and the laws of motion.  We love seeing how God’s word connects to all subjects as we dive into learning in second grade!
    Latest News
    ThuThursdayFebFebruary2nd2017 February 4, 2017 Phonics/Spelling: We have continued learning about r-controlled syllables. Reading : We have been working on retelling stories. Writing : We have been learning how to write a paragraph! Bible : We... More
    ThuThursdayFebFebruary2nd2017 February 11, 2017 Phonics/Spelling: We are learning about vowel teams! This week we focused on -ai and -ay. Reading : We are continuing to work on reading strategies and have been reading a lot of biographies. Writing... More
    ThuThursdayFebFebruary2nd2017 February 18, 2017 Phonics/Spelling: We are continuing to learn about double vowel syllables. Reading : We are continue to read and study different biographies. Writing : We are continuing to work on writing... More
    ThuThursdayFebFebruary2nd2017 February 25, 2017
    ThuThursdayJanJanuary5th2017 January 14, 2017 Phonics/Spelling We are learning about r-controlled syllables. Reading We are learning about beginning, middle and end. Writing Students used the brainstorming method CLAPS (character, location,... More
    Grade 2 Teacher
    (847) 214-35003392
    Grade 2 Teacher
    (847) 214-3500x 3381

    Section Pages

    The mission of Harvest Christian Academy is to glorify God through the fulfillment of the Great Commission. HCA is a ministry of Harvest Bible Chapel, one church on multiple campuses located throughout the Chicagoland area. HCA is located at the Elgin Campus.
    Address : 1000 N Randall Road Elgin, IL 60123
    Phone : 847.214.3500
    Fax : 847.214.3501
    Email : info@harvestchristianacademy.org
    Visit Contact Page
    Harvest Employment
    Harvest Bible Chapel Logo