Home School Years

Proverbs 22:6 – Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old, he will not depart from it.

Second Grade

These are highlights from our second grade year…

Back To School ~ growing taller and smarter each year!

Back To School ~ growing taller and smarter each year!

Exploring Prehistoric Life

Exploring Prehistoric Life.

Studying microscopic life

Studying microscopic life.

Visiting a Butterfly Rainforest

Visiting a Butterfly Rainforest habitat.

Our "Vowel Faces" craft dor our lesson on short and long vowel sounds

Our “Vowel Faces” craft for our lesson on short and long vowel sounds.

Creating various greeting scenarios using Spanish words/phrases

Created three greeting scenarios using Spanish words/phrases beginning with Hola/Hello.

Using Egyptian hieroglyphics to make cartouche plates

Using Egyptian hieroglyphics to make cartouche plates as part of our lesson on ancient Egypt.

Created a fish mosaic as part of our lesson on ancient Greece

Created a fish mosaic as part of our lesson on ancient Greece.

Studied Roman numerals as part of our lesson on ancient Rome

Studied Roman numerals as part of our lesson on ancient Rome.

our constellations craft as part of our lesson on constellation names and legends

Our constellations craft as part of our lesson on constellation names and legends.

Geometry activity ~ using many shapes to make a single one

Geometry activity ~ using many shapes to make a single shape.

Spending the holidays at the Disney Village

Enjoying the holidays at the Disney Village.

Made a craft of paper lanterns with the numbers 1-10 in Mandarin to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Created this paper lanterns craft with the numbers 1-10 in Mandarin to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Learning about musical notes as part of our week-long music-themed lessons.

Learning about musical notes as part of our week-long music-themed lessons.

Using scientific method to test what makes fruits and vegetables sink or float in one of our Kitchen Lab Lessons.

Using basic scientific inquiry method to test what makes fruits and vegetables sink or float in one of our Kitchen Labs.

Our St. Patrick's Day craft.

Our St. Patrick’s Day craft.

Creating a honeycomb as part of our lesson on bees.

Made a honeycomb as part of our lesson on bees.

My son creating artwork for Autism Awareness reflecting words important to him.

Creating artwork for Autism Awareness using words to describe himself and things important to him.

Looking at our Moon during an early evening Stargazer's Night event

Looking at our Moon during an early evening Stargazer’s Night event in preparation for National Astronomy Day.

My son reading with labradoodle Max during a reading therapy session at our library.

Reading with Max, a labradoodle therapy dog during a reading session at our library.

Met Geronimo Stilton, a favorite writer/character.

Met Geronimo Stilton, a favorite writer/character.

Completed a rope obstacle course as part of our second grade graduation celebration!

Completed a rope obstacle course as part of our second grade graduation celebration!

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