Category Archives: Math

Learning Targets and Success Criteria

Here are our grade 2 learning targets and success criteria for the week of May 30th…

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Organizing Data

In second grade, we spent the past two weeks thinking about how to collect, organize and compare data.  Each morning as they entered the classroom, students responded to a different question in graph form so we could discuss and compare the daily results. … Continue reading

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Learning Targets and Success Criteria

Here are our grade 2 learning targets and success criteria for the week of January 30th…

Posted in English Language Arts, Math

Close to 20

In second grade students are working on addition and subtraction with numbers up to 100!  In order to practice these new number challenges, today we played a fun and very useful game in math called Close to 20.  You can play this game at … Continue reading

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Learning Targets and Success Criteria

Here are our grade 2 learning targets and success criteria for the week of December 19th…

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Learning Targets and Success Criteria

In second grade we have a white board in the back of our classroom that gets updated every week or so.  It highlights a current grade 2 math learning target and literacy learning target (“What are we learning?”), as well as the … Continue reading

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Geometry and Fractions

We are thinking and exploring and playing and learning lots and lots about geometry and fractions in second grade!  According to the common core, by the end of second grade students should be able to partition circles and rectangles into two, three, … Continue reading

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