2nd grade curriculum

Language Arts:

Spelling:  Natural Speller, Copywork, Dictation

Grammar:  Grammar Land, Harcourt Press 3rd grade curriculum, LAW class through EPGY (online gifted program at Stanford University)

Writing:  English for the Thoughtful Mind, Harcourt Press 4th grade curriculum

Poetry:  Walter De La Mare, Christina Rossetti, Eugene Field, James Whitcombe Riley


Foreign Languages:

Latin:   Latin Word Roots level A1, Prima Latina

Spanish:  weekly tutor, grade level workbook

Chinese:  Better Chinese, weekly group class



See 2nd grade book list



Singapore Math 3A, 3B, 4A

EPGY online math program (K-7 level)

IXL math: online math practice website

Kahn Academy videos



Weekly map and globe quizzes

Map pages corresponding to history readings



Middle Ages: Story of the World book 2

Timeline drawings

Additional biography readings from the Middle Ages

History in Ambleside Online program 

US History

Argentina history



Earth Science by Scott Mcquerry (see attached scope and sequence)

Supercharged Science (online science program)

Kingfisher Science Encyclopedia

Taller de Laboratorio (100 Experiments of Biology, Physics, and Chemistry)

Los Secretos de la Ciencia (Astronomy, Physics, and Chemistry)

BrainPop website


Social Studies:

BrainPop website

Scholastic 3rd grade workbook

Argentine culture studies


Fine Arts:

Artistic Pursuits by Brenda Ellis

300 Lessons in Art by Robert Henkes

Ceras (crayons) by Parramón press

Drawing with Children

Picture studies

Foreign film night once a month (see attached list)


Museum Visits:

Telfair Museum in Savannah, Georgia

Civil Rights Museum in Birmingham, Alabama

Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama

Owens-Thomas House in Savannah, Georgia

Jepsen Center for the Arts in Savannah, Georgia

UGA Marine Science Center in Savannah, Georgia

Malba in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Fundación Proa in Buenos Aires, Argentina

MACN in Buenos Aires, Argentina



Rocket Piano for music theory

Piano lessons once a week with daily practice at home


Classics for Kids website


Physical/Health Education:

Biweekly tennis classes

Biweekly swimming classes

Biweekly soccer classes

Basic health education



Perplexors- Level A

Encyclopedia Brown Series


Think a minutes workbook

Various logic games from Thinkfun

Unlocking Analogies-grades 4-6 level

Lumosity website



The Story Bible

Book of Common Prayer

World Religion

Gospel in Life series by Timothy Keller



Tennis camp (2 weeks)