2nd Grade Expectations

Laughing  Expectations for upcoming 2nd graders

  • Should know basic addition and subtraction
  • Be able to follow simple directions
  • Know full name, a contact phone number at all times, and personal information
  • Know all letters and sounds
  • Know basic sight words
  • Must be able to write legibly
  • Should be able to tie your shoes
  • Be able to read 44 words per minute (at the start of school in August)
  • Be able to read independently
  • Must have self-control and respect for others
  • Know how to count by 2's, 5's, and 10's (skip count)
  • Basic knowledge of coins and their worth
  • Shapes
  • Basic punctuation
  • Differences between questions and statements