• Social Studies

    Character Traits of the Month:

    August:   Achievement

    September: Charity

    October:  Honesty

    November:  Integrity

    December: Loyalty

    January: Respect

    February:  Responsibility

    March:  Self-Discipline

    April: Thankfulness

    May:  Tolerance

     

    These are the standards we will be studying in 2nd Grade:  (2018-2019)

    First Quarter:

    Establishing Classroom Routines and Citizenship  August -September

    SS.2.C.1.2 Explain the consequences of an absence of rules and laws.

    SS.2.C.2.1 Identify what it means to be a United States citizen either by birth or by naturalization.

    SS.2.C.2.2 Define and apply the characteristics of responsible citizenship.

    SS.2.C.2.4 Identify ways citizens can make positive contributions in their community. 

     

    Government Structure and Symbols September- October

    SS.2.C.1.1  Explain why people form governments.

    SS.2.C.3.1  Identify the Constitution as the document which established the structure, function, powers, and limits of American government. 

    SS.2.C.3.2 Recognize symbols, individuals, events, and documents that represent the United States. 

     

    Second 9 weeks:

    Native American History October- December

    SS.2.A.1.1

    SS.2.A.1.2

    SS.2.A.2.1

    SS.2.A.2.2

    SS.2.A.2.3

    SS.2.A.3.1

     

    Third 9 weeks:

    Colonization : January

    SS.2.A.2.4

     

    Immigration: Yesterday and Today  January -Februrary

    SS.2.A.2.5

    SS.2.A.2.6

    SS.2.A.2.7

    SS.2.A.2.8

     

    Our Rights and Those That Fought for Them  February - March

     

    Fourth 9th Weeks:

    My State, My Country, My World   March - April

    SS.2.G.1.1

    SS.2.G.1.2

    SS.2.G.1.3

    SS.2.G.1.4