Grade 2 Science

Grade-level Overview

Students in second grade use the skills and processes of science to Observe and describe the varying locations and physical appearance of the Moon throughout a month; compare local land features; describe local soil characteristics and identify causes, effects, and preventions of soil erosion; describe and compare physical interactions of matter; compare the characteristics and basic needs of a butterfly throughout its life cycle.

Curriculum Objectives

For detailed information on Grade 2 curriculum objectives and goals, click here (PDF).

Units-At-A-Glance

Following are documents that summarize vocabulary and key ideas broken down by unit and lessons.

Parent Science Resources Links

Student Friendly Interactive Web Sites

Following is a list of websites to visit that supports our second grade level science curriculum.