2nd Grade

Second graders advance reading and writing skills through a variety of texts while expanding math skills even further. Students begin to:

  • edit their own writing
  • ask “who, what, where, when, why, and how” questions about what they read
  • learn to solve math-based word problems
  • add and subtract numbers up to 100
  • work with fractions and units of measure, such as money
  • study NYC history, geography, and local government
  • explore basic earth science