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2nd grade
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Fractions of a Whole
Fractions of a Whole
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Fractions of a Whole
Ready, set, fractions! In this hands-on lesson, your students will familiarize themselves with common fractions using concrete materials to practice splitting items into halves, thirds, and quarters.
2nd grade
Math
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2-D Shapes
2-D Shapes
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2-D Shapes
Shape up your students' understanding of geometrical attributes with this hands-on math lesson. Students will gain a better understanding of how to describe a shape by the number of edges and vertices it has, rather than by its name.
2nd grade
Math
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Shape Models
Shape Models
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Shape Models
With this activity, students will identify shapes, build 3-D shapes, and practice describing shapes with a partner.
2nd grade
Math
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Sides, Corners, and More, Oh My!
Sides, Corners, and More, Oh My!
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Sides, Corners, and More, Oh My!
Geometry is a core of mathematics in the early years. Help students recognize and draw shapes given specific attributes such as the number of corners and sides. This lesson can be a stand-alone activity of paired with 2-D Shapes!
2nd grade
Math
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Kandinsky Shapes
Kandinsky Shapes
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Kandinsky Shapes
Your students will have a blast thinking about polygons and making these paintings inspired by Wassily Kandinsky!
2nd grade
Math
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Half-to-Half Symmetry
Half-to-Half Symmetry
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Half-to-Half Symmetry
Where's the other half? In this lesson, young mathematicians learn the relationship between halves and symmetry through a fun scavenger hunt. Your students will have a blast figuring out what makes a shape symmetrical.
2nd grade
Math
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Solid Shape Sort
Solid Shape Sort
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Solid Shape Sort
Give your students a head start on 3D shapes with this lesson that has them use their observational skills to identify what differentiates the shapes.
2nd grade
Math
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Second Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 1
Second Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 1
Lesson Plan
Second Grade Daily Sub Plan Day 1
Out for the day? That's no problem with this classroom packet. With this daily sub plan, you will soon be ready to have a substitute in the classroom. Your substitute teacher can keep your students learning in your absence by using these robust lessons, worksheets, and activities.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Slice It Up! (Part One)
Slice It Up! (Part One)
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Slice It Up! (Part One)
It’s pizza time! Students will be introduced to the concept of partitioning shapes to create fractions that demonstrate halves, fourths, and eighths. This lesson is the first of two lessons that address second grade fraction concepts.
2nd grade
Math
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3-D Scavenger Hunt
3-D Scavenger Hunt
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3-D Scavenger Hunt
Explore 3-D shapes with your students and help them identify and talk about the relevant attributes of three-dimensional shapes, all while using real-world examples! Use this as a stand-alone lesson or alongside the Shape Models lesson.
2nd grade
Math
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Fraction Families
Fraction Families
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Fraction Families
Help your students find their fraction families with this lesson that sends them searching for their equal fraction pieces!
2nd grade
Math
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Equal Shares
Equal Shares
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Equal Shares
Provide students with an opportunity to identify the wholes that are correctly divided into halves, thirds, and fourths (equal shares). Use this activity alone as a support lesson or alongside Cookie Fractions Fun.
2nd grade
Math
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Exploring Capacity
Exploring Capacity
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Exploring Capacity
Use this lesson to introduce the concepts of capacity and volume with young learners. This hands on lesson can be used as a scaffolded pre-lesson to Capacity Comparison.
2nd grade
Math
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Comparing Solids
Comparing Solids
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Comparing Solids
In this lesson, your students will play "I Spy" to identify 3-D shapes. They will use language to describe the shapes and be able to compare them easily.
2nd grade
Math
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Cookie Fractions Fun!
Cookie Fractions Fun!
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Cookie Fractions Fun!
This tasty lesson will teach second graders about fractions using cookies.
2nd grade
Math
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Jumping Into Geometry!
Jumping Into Geometry!
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Jumping Into Geometry!
This lesson helps students understand the difference between polygons. It focuses on the root words of these terms to help students make connections to their prior knowledge, making it especially beneficial for ESLs.
2nd grade
Math
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Shape Detectives: What's in the Bag?
Shape Detectives: What's in the Bag?
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Shape Detectives: What's in the Bag?
What's in the bag? This fun math lesson involves using defining attributes as clues to draw conclusions. Young learners will have a great time making guesses about different objects and creating their own shape riddles.
2nd grade
Math
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Slice it Up! (Part Two)
Slice it Up! (Part Two)
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Slice it Up! (Part Two)
Slice those pieces and mix it up! In this lesson that follows “Slice It Up! Part One,” students will begin recognizing different ways to create equal shares in whole shapes, creating a fraction poster by the end of the lesson.
2nd grade
Math
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How Many Squares?
How Many Squares?
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How Many Squares?
Students will learn out how to partition a rectangle using by partitioning shapes with rows and columns.
2nd grade
Math
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