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2nd Grade Social Studies Curriculum

2nd Grade Social Studies Curriculum

The major goal of Let’s Read English’s 2nd grade social studies curriculum is to develop 2nd graders into responsible and well-informed citizens. This is why our social studies curriculum contains elements of economics, government, geography, and history. To gauge students’ level of understanding, we back our lessons with interactive projects and other activities.

This page gives you all the necessary information on the course, the topics covered in it, and why Let’s Read English’s curriculum is your best choice.

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What Do You Teach in 2nd Grade Social Studies?

The content of 2nd grade social studies course varies from state to state, but a good curriculum must cover the following concepts.

  • Students must understand their communities.
  • They should understand, uphold, and defend the national identity.
  • All our students must know their place in the world.
  • They should understand the basic necessities of life.

Let’s Read English’s social studies curriculum helps students to think critically. We also teach and encourage students to view issues from several perspectives as diplomacy dictates.

Find out more information about our second grade social studies curriculum on 2nd grade social studies scope and sequence and the 2nd grade social studies lesson plans.

Social Studies Objectives in Second Grade

At the end of this program, students will understand their self-worth and their place in the community, in the country, and in the world. Some of the objectives of our 2nd grade social studies curriculum are:

  • Understand the significance of every national holiday.
  • Understand every national symbol.
  • Mastery of basic economic concepts.
  • Every student must understand his or her national role as a citizen.
  • Ability to process information with the use of geographic representations.

In addition to the lessons we give, we also include field trips. Many of the other supporting activities have been gamified to make them interesting and engaging to children.

Why Choose Let’s Read English’s 2nd Grade Social Studies Online School Curriculum?

Let’s Read English’s social studies curriculum contains hundreds of lessons and interactive activities that cover topics like U.S. history, geography, and economics.

Families have been enjoying Let’s Read English educational system because its lessons are interactive and engaging. Students get numerous opportunities to practice their knowledge and skills. Even parents have tools that will make it easy for them to plan, organize, and monitor their children’s learning process.

These are some of the reasons why your child is better off with Let’s Read English’s curriculum:

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As a Full CurriculumAs a Supplement
  • The curriculum will stimulate your child’s interest and reinforce his knowledge and
  • Our curriculum calculator and activity planners will help students and their parents plan their programs and also keep track of the progress.
  • Lessons can be organized with graphic organizers.
  • Lessons are filled with technical terms to help students build their
  • The curriculum will broaden students’ knowledge about places in the world and diversity of cultures and beliefs.
  • Let’s Read English’s system offers automated recordkeeping features and grading
  • Lessons are supported with projects and writing assignments to build literacy skills.
  • Develops students’ knowledge on transformation of the ancient world into contemporary world.
  • Parents have the liberty to customize the curriculum.
  • Also, students can progress at their individual paces.
  • Students have the option to repeat lessons and even retake tests and quizzes
  • Lessons, quizzes, and tests can be retaken multiple times until mastery is achieved.
  • Every lesson begins with a warm-up activity.