2-Language

September 29, 2016
2nd Grade — Language Arts

Reading and writing are taught explicitly during dedicated times each week. We use Collaborative Classroom Being a Reader and Being a Writer in 2nd grade.

Reading

Units of Study

  • Reading life
  • Making connections
  • Visualizing
  • Making inferences
  • Wondering
  • Text features
  • Determining important ideas

Approaches to Learning

  • Reading Workshop
  • Small group reading
  • Read alouds
  • Independent reading
WRITING

Units of Study

  • Writing life
  • Telling more
  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
  • Poetry
  • Opinion writing
  • Biography

Approaches to Learning

  • Writing Workshop
  • Gathering ideas
  • Drafting
  • Revising
  • Editing
  • Publishing