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debramommyof4
curriculum 2nd grade
February 18, 2013 at 6:24 PM

 If we move, next year I will need a curriculum for 2nd grade English- meaning learning subject, preticate, noun, pronoun, sentence structure- that ort of thing.  Is there a cheap curriculum for that? 

I also need to know what to teach her for 3rd grade math (California).

For History, Science, and Lit we are going to be reading The Magic Tree House series, Little House on The Prairie, The American Girls Series (the older books) and The Magic School Bus.  I will also be doing worksheets with these and probably use Beakmans World and other things off Netflix.

She will be going into 2nd next year if she were in public school but is doing 2nd grade math this year. She read 4 Magic Tree House books in 5 days, and passed the Book Adventure quizes for all 4.  So that tells me she is probably at a 2nd grade reading level? 

Though she is probably the only one staying home next year besides my 2 year old who will be 3, if my other 2 stay home (ages 4, 6) they will join her for everything but math and english.  I will add a phonics curriculum for them but I have 3 different sets so it should be fine.

Any suggestions welcomed.

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  • BramblePatch
    February 18, 2013 at 10:48 PM
    You can pick up First Language Lessons and Writing with Ease fairly inexpensively used.
  • debramommyof4
    February 18, 2013 at 10:50 PM

     Thank you.  That is the main subject I was worried about.  Her Daddy is amazing at math and while it may be too advanced he will teach her something if I cant find a curriculum.

  • oredeb
    by oredeb
    February 19, 2013 at 3:07 PM

     rod and staff 2nd grade english book is good and you can get it used!

  • debramommyof4
    February 19, 2013 at 4:18 PM

     Thank you.

    Quoting oredeb:

     rod and staff 2nd grade english book is good and you can get it used!

     

  • kirbymom
    February 19, 2013 at 4:52 PM

    BUMP!

  • oredeb
    by oredeb
    February 19, 2013 at 5:40 PM

     oh yea i know of an english site and its free!

    http://www.sfreading.com/resources/ghb.html

    any grade you want

    Reading Home > Teacher Resources > Online Grammar and Writing Handbook
    Teacher ResourcesFamiliesScott Foresman Reading
    Online Grammar and Writing Handbook

    The Online Grammar and Writing Handbooks are in Adobe® Acrobat® format, for which you will need to use Adobe's Reader® software. For complete information about obtaining and setting up that software and on how the PDFs can be used, click here.

    Select your grade below.
    grade 1 grade 2 grade 3 grade 4 grade 5 grade 6
    Copyright Pearson Education, Inc.
  • debramommyof4
    February 19, 2013 at 6:06 PM

     I love free.  I am going to have to explore it some more.  Thank you.

    Quoting oredeb:

     oh yea i know of an english site and its free!

    http://www.sfreading.com/resources/ghb.html

    any grade you want

    Reading Home > Teacher Resources > Online Grammar and Writing Handbook
    Teacher ResourcesFamiliesScott Foresman Reading
    Online Grammar and Writing Handbook

    The Online Grammar and Writing Handbooks are in Adobe® Acrobat® format, for which you will need to use Adobe's Reader® software. For complete information about obtaining and setting up that software and on how the PDFs can be used, click here.

    Select your grade below.
    grade 1 grade 2 grade 3 grade 4 grade 5 grade 6
    Copyright Pearson Education, Inc.

     

  • GELiz
    by GELiz
    February 19, 2013 at 6:36 PM

    Try Applied Grammar for the Grammar to writing. And Math U see for math.

  • debramommyof4
    February 20, 2013 at 12:32 AM

     Thanks.

    Quoting GELiz:

    Try Applied Grammar for the Grammar to writing. And Math U see for math.

     

  • rsrangel
    February 20, 2013 at 9:44 AM
    I've heard great things about Growing with Grammar and Winning with Writing. I'm still trying to decide what we will use for 3rd and 1st grade. We used First Language Lessons and it was ok but I think we will switch.

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