(Prerequisite: Must be an independent, fluent reader or have had Reading/Phonics II course at Grace Academy) – This class will provide studies of various genres of literature, encompassing content of story; characterizations; predictions and inferences; and character values. This class will provide students with an opportunity to improve reading skills such as fluency, inflection and comprehension, and allow more independent reading. There will be 4 book reports assigned throughout the year. Students will cover the following Language Arts skills: recognizing and correctly punctuating sentences; working with compound words, rhyming words, antonyms, synonyms, contractions and forming plurals; and using words correctly.
Books: Skill Sharpeners Reading, Grade 2 by Martha Cheney – (1596730382)
Language 2 – ABEKA (95656)
Strong and True, 4th edition – ABEKA (195634)
Supplies: 1 inch 3-ring binder, public library card is suggested.