Thursday, September 8, 2011

Goals for 2nd Grade

Overall Main Goal 
Katie to write her own narrations and increase in fluency.

Other Goals
Bible - knows accounts well from Genesis to death of Moses
Reading - increase reading level; increase fluency and speed
Math - scope and sequence for Saxon 2 accomplished
Grammar - can identify parts of speech; able to write own narrations
Writing - able to write 2-4 long sentences from dictation; learn New American cursive
Spelling - increase spelling while recalling rules in mind
History - understands general overview of Medieval/Early Renaissance history
Science - understands general overview of Animals, Earth Science and Astronomy
Music - accomplished beginner piano and violin; able to read notes/music fluently; general overview of composers and classical music and orchestra

4 comments:

  1. These are great goals Bev. I really like adventures in Odyssey (all but great for covering the Bible stories) and Your Story Hour.(the Bile volumes.) The Story Hour are expensive. I only have Vol. 1 and 2. We have started on the division of the two kingdoms (Judah and Israel/Jereboam and Reheboam)
    We use the R & S Bible readers and they are really good. We use the workbook orally and it has work wonderful for covering comprehension and jumping into spiritual discussion that pertains to Christian living.

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  2. We have a lot of Adventures in Odyssey but for some reason, she hasn't taken much interest in audiobooks yet. I do play audiobooks sometimes and make her listen lol. =0 I will look up "Your Story Hour" as I haven't heard of those.

    I almost got the R&S Bible readers but stuck with what we already had purchased from Memoria Press but still not entirely sure how I'm going to approach Bible this year.

    Thanks! :)

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  3. We listen to them during lunch or dinner. It works great!

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  4. That's an idea! Thanks Linda! :)

    Bev

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