Second Grade Home Assignments

Go to the following website to access all online programs mentioned below:

·        ELA (English Language Arts):

Writing (20-30 min. Daily)

Continue writing friendly letters. Remember to include in your letter, three things about yourself and three questions you have for the person you are writing to. Also remember to edit your work for spelling and punctuation.

*Remember the 5 parts of a friendly letter

o   Date

o   Greeting

o   Body

o   Closing (From, Sincerely, Love, Your Friend Etc.)

o   Signature

Monday: Write a friendly letter to a friend

Tuesday: Write a friendly letter to a parent or caregiver

Wednesday: Write a friendly letter to your teacher

Thursday: Write a friendly letter to a community worker

Friday: Write a friendly letter to anyone that you choose.


Reading (20-30 minutes twice daily) practice reading daily

They can choose… read books from home/school, Scholastic News and/or ANY kind of reading materials you have access to from your home or computer.

·        FRECKLE ELA (30 Minutes Daily)

Go to our main page Click on Clever

Next, the kids will need to enter their Clever login and password. If your child does not know their Clever login/password you can contact their teacher (through Dojo or email) and they will let you know what your child’s login/password is.

Aardal email:

Handgis email:

Eaves email:

Bottomley email:

Freckle Articles: At least 1 article per day with a passing score of 80% or better

Freckle Word Study Practice: Practice for 10 minutes


·        Math (30 Minutes Daily)

Mark Twain Students: Bottomley and Eaves’ Students


Freckle math 

Log into Freckle math, the same way you logged in to Freckle ELA 

Adaptive Math: 20 Minutes daily 

Facts Practice: Freckle Math Facts 2x daily


Copperopolis Students: Handgis and Aardal’s Students


Think Central Math

1. Your child will login to Clever (the same way they logged into Freckle).

2. Your child will click on ‘Think Central.’

3. They will enter their Think Central username (student ID followed by and their password (their birthdate without any dashes).

Example: username: password: 03222011

4. They will click on ‘Things to Do’

5. They have 5 REVIEW ‘Homework’ assignments that they need to complete for the week.


Facts Practice: Freckle Math Facts 2x daily (required) and if you want to practice more math facts you can go to (optional)

 Social Studies/Science (45 Minutes Weekly)

Scholastic News:

Mystery Science (free-online)

 ART/PE (45 Minutes Weekly)