Second-Grade Learning Outcomes - Third Grading Period

This document highlights the focus standards for each grading period.  Teachers may choose to review previously taught standards as well.

Language Arts - Reading

Uses phonetic strategies


Expands vocabulary

Demonstrates comprehension of fictional texts

Demonstrates comprehension of  nonfiction texts

Language Arts - Writing

MODE – Informational/expository

Writes for a variety of purposes

Edits writing for correct grammar, capitalization, punctuation and spelling


Demonstrates growth in word study knowledge and applies it to writing


Number and number sense

Computation and estimation



Scientific investigation/Reasoning/Logic

Earth/space systems and cycles

Social Studies