home elementary third fourth fun math art comparisons book The Math Art supplemental curriculum can assist with the instruction of the following math skills/concepts that 2nd graders are required to learn:
• Identifying and working with 3-digit numbers up to 1000.
• Memorization and understanding of place value.
• Skip counting by 2's, 5's, and 10's beyond 100.
• Skip counting by more difficult numbers such as 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9.
• Counting money up to a dollar and being able to create different sets that equal a dollar.
• Telling time on an analogue clock.
• Measuring in both inches and centimeters.
• Describing, identifying, creating, and sorting various shapes.
• Determining lines of symmetry.
• Reading and plotting locations on a grid.
• Constructing and interpreting bar graphs.
The supplemental curriculum can also introduce 2nd graders to the following skills/concepts, which they will eventually need to master in later grades.
• Understanding factions as pieces of wholes, and understanding the difference between a numerator and a denominator.
• Representing multiplication facts graphically using arrays.
• Calculating area and perimeter.
• Measuring angles and defining “perpendicular.”
• Identifying square numbers.
• Identifying similar and congruent shapes.
• Constructing and interpreting line graphs and circle graphs.
You can also view the primary learning objectives of each lesson, or download the NCTM Standards Alignment Chart to see how the lessons align with mathematics standards outlined by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

Time

Money

Inch Measurement

Multiplication

Symmetry

Area

Perpendicular and
Parallel Lines

Shapes

Data and Graphs

Fractions

Multiples

Centimeter Measurement

The Number Chart

Square Numbers

Perimeter

Place Value

Angles