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Core Knowledge Series #2: What Your Second Grader Needs to Know: Fundamentals of a Good Second Grade Education

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Give your child a smart start with

What Your Second Grader Needs to Know

 

What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that hundreds of parents and teachers across the nation have agreed upon for American second graders. Designed for parents and teachers to enjoy with children, featuring a new Introduction, this second-grade volume of the Core Knowledge Series presents the knowledge and skills that should be at the core of a challenging second-grade education, including

 

Favorite poems—old and new, from “Caterpillars” to Gwendolyn Brooks’s prizewinning “Rudolph Is Tired of the City”

Literature—from around the world, with African folktales, American tall tales, European fairy tales, and classic myths from ancient Greece

Learning about language—the basic building blocks of written English, all explained with a touch of humor and common sense

World and American history and geography—visit Japan, explore ancient Greece, travel the Underground Railroad with Harriet Tubman

Visual arts—with activities and full-color illustrations of masterworks by El Greco, Van Gogh, Matisse, and others

Music—basic theory, great composers, instruments, and fun-to-sing songs such as “I’ve Been Working on the Railroad” and “Do-Re-Mi”

Math—challenging lessons ranging from telling time to doing fractions, numbers to 100, and a first look at geometry

Science—the cycle of life and the seasons, levers and magnets, the wonder of the human body, and more, with lots of hands-on activities and stories about famous scientists

Synopsis:

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Synopsis:

Help your child exceed the Common Core standards with What Your Second Grader Needs to Know

 

What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that hundreds of parents and teachers across the nation have agreed upon for American second graders. Designed for parents and teachers to enjoy with children, this second-grade volume of the Core Knowledge Series presents the knowledge and skills that should be at the core of a challenging second-grade education, including

 

Favorite poems—old and new, from “Caterpillars” to prizewinning Gwendolyn Brooks’s “Rudolph Is Tired of the City”

Literature—from around the world, with African folktales, American tall tales, European fairy tales, and classic myths from ancient Greece

Learning about language—the basic building blocks of written English, all explained with a touch of humor and common sense

World and American history and geography—visit Japan, explore ancient Greece, travel the Underground Railroad with Harriet Tubman

Visual arts—with activities and full-color illustrations of masterworks by El Greco, Van Gogh, Hokusai, and others

Music—basic theory, great composers, instruments, and fun-to-sing songs such as “I’ve Been Working on the Railroad” and “Do-Re-Mi”

Math—challenging lessons ranging from telling time to doing fractions, numbers to 100, and a first look at geometry

Science—the cycle of life and the seasons, levers and magnets, the wonder of the human body, and more, with lots of hands-on activities and stories about famous scientists

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-345) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780385318433
Editor:
Hirsch, E. D., Jr.
Other:
Holdren, John
Editor:
Hirsch, E. D., Jr.
Author:
Hirsch, E. D., Jr.
Author:
Hirsch, E. D., Jr.
Author:
E. D. Hirsch, Jr.
Author:
Core Knowledge Foundation
Publisher:
Delta
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Education
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Parenting
Subject:
Elementary
Subject:
Curriculum planning
Subject:
Education, elementary
Subject:
Second grade
Subject:
Parenting - General
Subject:
Curriculum planning -- United States.
Subject:
Second grade (Education) -- United States.
Subject:
Curricula
Subject:
Preschool & Kindergarten
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-General
Subject:
education;reference;non-fiction;core knowledge;curriculum;parenting
Subject:
education;parent participation;home schooling;parenting;childhood education;educational books;school curriculum
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Core Knowledge Series
Series Volume:
v. 24, no. 2
Publication Date:
19990731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.18x7.38x.91 in. 1.91 lbs.

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What will your child be expected to learn in the second grade? How can you help him or her at home? This book answers these all-important questions and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that hundreds of parents and teachers across the nation have agreed upon for American second graders. Designed for parents and teachers to enjoy with children, this second-grade volume of the Core Knowledge Series presents the knowledge and skills that should be at the core of a challenging second-grade education, including

 

Favorite poems—old and new, from “Caterpillars” to prizewinning Gwendolyn Brooks’s “Rudolph Is Tired of the City”

Literature—from around the world, with African folktales, American tall tales, European fairy tales, and classic myths from ancient Greece

Learning about language—the basic building blocks of written English, all explained with a touch of humor and common sense

World and American history and geography—visit Japan, explore ancient Greece, travel the Underground Railroad with Harriet Tubman

Visual arts—with activities and full-color illustrations of masterworks by El Greco, Van Gogh, Hokusai, and others

Music—basic theory, great composers, instruments, and fun-to-sing songs such as “I’ve Been Working on the Railroad” and “Do-Re-Mi”

Math—challenging lessons ranging from telling time to doing fractions, numbers to 100, and a first look at geometry

Science—the cycle of life and the seasons, levers and magnets, the wonder of the human body, and more, with lots of hands-on activities and stories about famous scientists

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