Second Grade Science

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Rocks, Rocks, Everywhere
Rocks, Rocks, Everywhere
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Rocks, Rocks, Everywhere
If you are studying the different types of rocks then this is the lesson for your class. This lesson will take your students beyond the textbook and into the environment.
2nd grade
Science
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Living or Nonliving? How to Tell
Living or Nonliving? How to Tell
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Living or Nonliving? How to Tell
One of the basic concepts in science is recognizing that all things can be classified as living or nonliving. In this lesson, your students will explore the characteristics of living and nonliving things with engaging hands-on activities.
2nd grade
Science
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Life Cycles
Life Cycles
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Life Cycles
In this life science packet kids will cut and paste various forms of insects, mammals and more, learning the similarities and differences of living things during stages of life.
2nd grade
Science
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Vertebrates and Invertebrates
Vertebrates and Invertebrates
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Vertebrates and Invertebrates
Stretch your backbones and learn about the creatures that have a spine and those you don't!
2nd grade
Science
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We've Got the Dirt!
We've Got the Dirt!
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We've Got the Dirt!
Help your students learn about earth with this lesson that teaches them about the most basic component-dirt!
2nd grade
Science
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Animals of the World
Animals of the World
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Animals of the World
The world is full of amazing creatures! Learn about a few from around the globe, as your child hones reading skills in this fact-filled workbook.
2nd grade
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Measurement Medley
Measurement Medley
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Measurement Medley
In this workbook kids will measure time, distance, and masses to hone their measurement skills for science, math, and beyond!
2nd grade
Science
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Water Cycle Diagram
Water Cycle Diagram
Worksheet
Water Cycle Diagram
How do clouds form? Why does it rain? Help your student answer some of these questions by completing this water cycle worksheet.
2nd grade
Science
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Simple Machines
Simple Machines
Workbook
Simple Machines
Did you know there are 6 simple machines that make up every complicated gizmo out there? This book introduces the pulley, the lever, the screw, the wedge, the inclined plane and the wheel & axle.
2nd grade
Science
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Our Solar System: Turning Around
Our Solar System: Turning Around
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Our Solar System: Turning Around
Students will learn their place in our solar system with this lesson that teaches them about different celestial bodies and their movement within the solar system.
2nd grade
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Solar System Coloring Page
Solar System Coloring Page
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Solar System Coloring Page
Our solar system might fit on this cool coloring page, but in reality it's 3.7 billion miles from the Sun to the dwarf planet Pluto!
2nd grade
Science
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Can You Dig It: Rocks and Soil
Can You Dig It: Rocks and Soil
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Can You Dig It: Rocks and Soil
Get your hands dirty in the name of science! Explore the basic elements of the earth's surface with this beginner's guide to rocks, soil, and processes that change them.
2nd grade
Science
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Text Detective: Weird Animals
Text Detective: Weird Animals
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Text Detective: Weird Animals
It's fact vs. opinion statements about interesting animals in this workbook. Kids will also think about how diagrams and images help clarify reading passages.
2nd grade
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Water Soluble Science
Water Soluble Science
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Water Soluble Science
Your students will enjoy this hands on lesson where they make simple solutions and mixtures. They will have an opportunity to predict and observe solids that dissolve in water.
2nd grade
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Give the Planet a Hand!
Give the Planet a Hand!
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Give the Planet a Hand!
This lesson, perfect for first and second grade learners, will help kids become environmental activists as they think of ways to help the Earth! First, students will brainstorm examples of what it means to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Next, students will partake in a creative art project where they trace their hands and think of way ways they can give the planet a hand. This engaging activity integrates creative writing skills and Earth science.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Renewable and Non-Renewable Energy
Renewable and Non-Renewable Energy
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Renewable and Non-Renewable Energy
Energy is an essential part of our daily lives, but the resources that power the Earth are being threatened. In this lesson, students learn about renewable and non-renewable resources, including those that need protection.
2nd grade
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Design Challenge: Gumdrop Structures
Design Challenge: Gumdrop Structures
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Design Challenge: Gumdrop Structures
In this fun design challenge, your child will get creative with making structures out of toothpicks and gumdrop candies.
2nd grade
Science
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Simple Machines: Wheel and Axle
Simple Machines: Wheel and Axle
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Simple Machines: Wheel and Axle
What do a bicycle and a car have in common? They both move using the simple machine wheel and axle. In this lesson, students learn about how this simple machine works, and will identify objects that use a wheel and axle.
2nd grade
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Learning Why and How to Compost
Learning Why and How to Compost
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Learning Why and How to Compost
Children will learn why and how to compost as they help with the process of filling their compost, turning it, and observing the changes that occur.
2nd grade
Science
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Solar System Word Search
Solar System Word Search
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Solar System Word Search
If your child is fascinated by outer space, he'll love this solar system word search! While reviewing planet names, he'll ponder the mysteries of the universe.
2nd grade
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Soil Layers
Soil Layers
Worksheet
Soil Layers
Quiz your little scientist on his knowledge of the soil layers! He'll be reviewing some important earth science concepts and key terms.
2nd grade
Science
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Leaf Types
Leaf Types
Worksheet
Leaf Types
The next time you're on a hike, be sure to take this leaf chart to guide you in identifying different types of leaves!
2nd grade
Science
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Chair Design Challenge
Chair Design Challenge
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Chair Design Challenge
In this activity, your student will be invited to build a chair out of building blocks that is designed to meet the specific size and shape of a small doll or toy figure.
2nd grade
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A Solid Investigation
A Solid Investigation
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A Solid Investigation
In this lesson, your students will explore the properties of solids and learn to describe them in various ways.
2nd grade
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Producers and Consumers!
Producers and Consumers!
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Producers and Consumers!
Use this lesson to have your students learn about producers and consumers by pretending to be one.
2nd grade
Science
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Second Grade Science

Wonder what teaching second grade science entails? Check out these second grade science resources, which include static electricity experiments, coloring pages of the Earth's layers, and so much more! Kids can even be introduced to early engineering skills by building a balloon-powered car. If science comes naturally and your child is ready to move on, check out our third grade science resources.