Second Grade

Second Grade April 6-10, 2020

Packet PDF

Math Card Games

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Morning Activity

Dance Monkey

Read 20 min.

Morning Activity

Rock Out

Read 20 min.

Morning Activity

The Sid Shuffle

Read 20 min.

Morning Activity

Wake Up!

Read 20 min.

Morning Activity

Old Town Road

Read 20 min.

Writing

How to Send a Letter


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes) 

Write the names of all the people you might send a letter to.


Letter:

Write a letter to your teacher. You might send it to Dow’s Prairie School or save it to deliver in person at a later date.

Writing

What is a Noun?


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

What comes to your mind when you hear the word family?


Letter:

Write a letter to a family member that lives far away. Tell about a favorite memory you have of them. Perhaps an adult can help you send the letter.

Writing

What is an Action Verb?


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write as many action verbs as can think of (example: swim, run, dance).


Journal:

What is the best thing to do when it’s raining outside? Why? Give several examples.

Writing

The Sentence Song


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write as many simple sentences as you can. Be sure to use appropriate ending punctuation (. ? !).


Journal:

Would you rather have x-ray vision or super-hearing? Why? Give examples.

Writing

Prefix or Suffix Song


Head, Body, Tail 


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write as many prefixes and suffixes as you can think of (example: replay or joyful).


Journal:

What is your favorite animal? Why? Give examples.

Virtual Field Trip

How It’s Made: Sundae Cups

Virtual Field Trip

Unwrapped: Jelly Belly Jelly Beans

Virtual Field Trip

How It’s Made: Jelly Beans

Virtual Field Trip

360° Exclusive: How Peeps are Made

Virtual Field Trip

How the Lindt Gold Bunny is Made


Math Fun

Math Fun

With your child, set up a play store together. Use objects such as food items or small toys. Put price tags on each item, using amounts less than one dollar. On a sheet of paper, have your child write the price of the object and then draw a group of coins that has that as its total value. Take turns doing this for several objects. 


Math Fun

Math Fun

Give your child a group of 20 objects, such as beans. Have your child count the objects and tell whether the number is even or odd. Repeat with a different number of beans. 


Math Fun

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Reading Tip:

Syllable Division - Chunks


Read Aloud 

English The Case of the Missing Carrot Cake


Spanish El Punto

Reading Tip:

Syllable Division - Closed Syllables


Read Aloud 

English The Good Egg


Spanish Click, Clac, Muu

Reading Tip:

Syllable Division - Vowel R


Read Aloud 

English The Velveteen Rabbit


Spanish 

¿Cómo comen los dinosaurios?

Reading Tip:

Syllable Division - Vowel Teams


Read Aloud 

English When Spring Comes


Spanish

Silvestre y la Piedrecita Mágica

Reading Tip:

Syllable Division - Open Syllables


Read Aloud 

English The Tale of Peter Rabbit


Spanish

¿Cómo se curan los dinosaurios?

Self Care

Grow Gratitude

Self Care

Build Patience

Self Care

Make Someone Happy

Self Care

Mood Walk

Self Care

Chillax

Science

Why do cats purr?

Science

What is the most dangerous animal in the world?

Science

Are aliens real?

Science

Are unicorns real?

Social Studies

Dolores Huerta

Afternoon Activity


Go outside and listen quietly for a minute. Try with your eyes closed. Write down everything you hear. Did you hear more with your eyes open or closed?


Read 20 min.

Afternoon Activity


Go outside and listen for birds or other animals. What did you hear? Draw what you think they look like.


Read 20 min.

Afternoon Activity


If you watched both jelly bean field trip videos, compare and contrast what you saw. How were they the same? How were they different? Write about it.


Read 20 min.

Afternoon Activity


Go outside and look for signs of spring. What do you see and/or hear that let you know it is spring? Draw or write about it.


Read 20 min.

Afternoon Activity


Did you watch the field trip videos this week? Which factory would you most like to visit? Why? Write about it and draw a picture of you at that factory.


Read 20 min.

Art

How to Draw a Cat

Music

Sweet Beets - Rhythm Lesson 1


Spanish

Canta la canción de los verbos

Art

Hand Drawings

Music

Rhythm Lesson - Hand Beats


Spanish 

Repaso de los números



Art

How to Draw a Cute Alien

Music

Bim Bum - Clapping Song


Spanish

Doña Ana, para jugar

Art

How to Draw a Unicorn

Music

Sweet Beets - Rhythm Lesson 2


Spanish 

Los Verbos 

Art


Music


Spanish

 ¡Levanta el Telón!

 

2nd Grade March 30-April 3, 2020

Packet PDF Part 1; Part 2; Part 3; Part 4

Math Card Games

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Morning Activity


Kids Workout 1 Beginners


Read for 20 minutes.

Morning Activity


Yoga for Kids



Read for 20 minutes.

Morning Activity


Kids HIIT Workout 2


Read for 20 minutes.

Morning Activity


Yoga - Cosmic Kids - Frozen


Read for 20 minutes.

Morning Activity


Kids Workout 3


Read for 20 minutes.

Writing


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write as many contractions as you can think of 

(example: can’t, didn’t, it’s).


Journal:

Who is your superhero? 

Why? 

Give several examples telling why this person is a superhero.

Writing


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write as many compound words as you can think of (example: backpack, sunshine, rainbow).


How to Write A Letter

Letter:

Write a letter to a family member. Tell about the most fun thing you’ve done recently. Give specific details,

Writing


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write as many regular nouns as you can think of (example: cat, house, park, boy, girl).



Journal:

If you could create a new holiday, what would it be? Give reasons why this holiday is important to celebrate.

Writing


Quick Write:

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write as many proper nouns as you can think of (example: Christmas, Thursday, Susan, Azalea Park).


How to Write A Letter

Letter:

Write a letter to a friend. Tell about what you are learning, and what it’s like learning from home.

Writing


Quick Write: 

(as much as you can in 5 minutes)

Make a list of your personal qualities and character traits. 

(example: kind, silly, helpful) 



Journal:

Describe yourself in four words (choose 4 from your Quick Write list.)  Explain why you chose those words.

Video Exploration

Elephant Cam

Virtual Field Trip

Great Wall of China

Virtual Field Trip

The Amazon Rainforest 

Video Exploration

Cheese Processing 

Video Exploration

Penguin Cam 

Coins for Kids

Math Fun

Write 2-digit numbers, such as 57, 67, and 89, each on a separate index card. Use a paper and a paper clip to make a pointer for the spinner. Have your child choose a card, spin the pointer, and subtract the number on the spinner from the number on the card. 

Math Fun

The Money Song

Math Fun

Pretend you are going on a treasure hunt. Using small pieces of paper, make a path in a small area. Each piece of paper should have an addition problem on it for your child to solve. At the end of the path, place a treasure of some kind. 

Math Fun

Math Fun

Counting Coins Song

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Read Aloud

English-The Empty Pot

Spanish-Crisantemo 

Read Aloud 

Harvesting Hope

Read Aloud

English-Sophie's Masterpiece 

Spanish-Owen

Read Aloud 

Harry the Dirty Dog

Read Aloud 

English-Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

Spanish-Jorge el Curioso

Self Care

How to Make a Stress Ball

Self Care

Weather the Storm

Self Care

Rainbow Breath

Self Care

Let's Unwind

Self Care

Chin Up

Science

Learn about spiders

Tricky spiders

Social Studies 

Cesar Chavez

Math and Science

Measurement

Science tools

Measuring activity

Social Studies 

A history of pets

Science

Why do zebras have stripes?

Afternoon Activity


GoNoodle Dance - I'm Still Standing



Read for 20 minutes.

Afternoon Activity


GoNoodle Dance - Young Dylan Dance Along


Read for 20 minutes.

Afternoon Activity


GoNoodle Dance - Chicken Dance


Read for 20 minutes.

Afternoon Activity


GoNoodle Dance - Poppin' Bubbles


Read for 20 minutes.

Afternoon Activity


GoNoodle Dance - Believer



Read for 20 minutes.

Art

How to Draw an Elephant

Music

What is an Orchestra?


Spanish

Art

Who is Pablo Picasso?

Music

Introduction to Orchestra Instruments


Spanish

Art

How to Draw a Picasso Face

Music

Orchestra Instruments


Spanish

Art

Easy origami dog


Music

Less Common Instruments


Spanish

Art


Music



Spanish



 

Second Grade, March 23-27, 2020

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Morning Activity


Rock Out


Help with a household chore.


Read for 20 minutes.

Morning Activity


Wake Up


Help make breakfast.


Read for 20 minutes.

Morning Activity


Full Speed 


Read for 20 minutes.

Morning Activity


Blast Off


Learn to tie shoelaces or explain to someone else how it’s done.


Read for 20 minutes.

Morning Activity


Pump It Up


Clean your bedroom and help with other house cleaning chores.


Read for 20 minutes.

Quick Write:

(As much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write words that rhyme with “rain.”


Journal:

How did your family choose your name?



Quick Write:

(As much as you can in 5 minutes)

What do you know about forest animals? 


Journal:

Write about  your pet or a pet you’d like to have. 

Whose Bones are Those?

Quick Write:

(As much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write words that rhyme with “hope.”


Journal:

If you could be president of the USA, what laws would you enact and why?

Quick Write:

(As much as you can in 5 minutes)

What do you know about ocean animals?


Journal:

What is the best thing about living in McKinleyville (or Humboldt).

Quick Write:

(As much as you can in 5 minutes)

Write words that rhyme with “night.”


Journal:

Where in the world would you most like to visit?

Virtual Field Trip

Kenai Fjords - Alaska, USA

Virtual Field Trip 

Hawai’i Volcanoes - Hawai’i, USA

Virtual Field Trip 

Carlsbad Caverns - New Mexico, USA

Virtual Field Trip

Bryce Canyon - Utah, USA

Virtual Field Trip

Dry Tortugas - Florida, USA

Math Fun

Card Game

Math Fun

More Math Card Games

Math Fun

Math Games for 2nd Grade

Math Fun

More Math Card Games

Math Fun

Math Games for 2nd Grade

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Read Aloud

The Hula-Hoopin' Queen

Read Aloud Chapter

Dem Bones

Read Aloud Chapter

If I Ran for President

Read Aloud Chapter

Carla's Sandwich 

Read Aloud Chapter

Library Lion

Self Care

Victorious 

Self Care

Melting

Self Care

Be Kind to Yourself

Self Care

Relieve Anxiety

Self Care

Bring It Down

Science

The American Beaver

Science

Bones, Bones, Bones!

Science

Could you build a house out of paper? 

Social Studies

Learn About Rosa Parks

Social Studies or Science

National Geographic for Kids Explore this site.

How to Draw a Beaver


Read for 20 minutes.

Total Motion


Read for 20 minutes.

Build a house out of paper. Use a ruler, paper clips, scissors, index cards or other materials you can find at home. Then...

Read for 20 minutes.

Make a card for a grandparent or neighbor.


Read for 20 minutes.

Play a board game with someone in your home.


Read for 20 minutes.

Art


Music (folk):

This Land Is Your Land


Spanish

Art

Art: Trace your hands overlapping them. 


Spanish

Art


Music:

Classical Music: Listen to classical music for 15 minutes. How does it make you feel?


Spanish

Art

Art: draw and color a blossoming cherry tree.


Spanish 

Art

Art: Make a sculpture using found objects around your home.


Music:

Sing Along - Happy


Spanish