Second Grade in Glendale, AZ
Second grade at Pinnacle Pointe Academy begins a strong push to help students get ahead of statewide expectations. Students at our elementary charter school in Glendale, AZ start more advanced concepts earlier than their peers, getting the attention they need in a small classroom setting. Through an innovative curriculum, our students expound on fundamental topics, progressing quickly through their studies.
Emily Renoth is our second-grade teacher. She has a passion for teaching, which instills a passion for learning in her students! She embodies the philosophy of our elementary charter schools in Glendale, AZ, engaging students in ways that help them learn in their own way. Her curriculum gives second-graders exposure to core study areas in hands-on, fun ways.
- Math: A major math concept that third graders are expected to learn is multiplication. They will be expected to know their facts up to 12 x 12. Along with that, third graders will be adding and subtracting 3 and 4 digit numbers with regrouping, rounding numbers, dividing numbers, locating fractions on a number line, identifying shapes and their attributes, analyzing data on graphs, and more!
- Science: In science, third graders explore light and sound and how energy is transferred through waves. Third graders also learn about the structures of plants and animals and how they react to different stimuli.
- English Language Arts: Third graders will be reading and demonstrating comprehension of grade level texts in various activities. This includes novel studies of books such as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Third graders also write narratives, as well as informational and opinion texts.
- Social studies: Third Grade Social Studies is all about the state of Arizona! Students have fun learning about the history of our state. Some of the major topics we learn about in third grade include: Arizona regions, ancient and current Native American tribes, Westward expansion, Arizona’s statehood and the government of Arizona.
Want to learn more about the curriculum we teach our second graders? Contact Pinnacle Pointe Academy today at 623-537-3535 for more information or to discuss enrollment opportunities. We look forward to helping your child immerse themselves in an exciting educational environment.