Second Grade

The 2nd grade curriculum at St. Charles includes both academic and religious study, including: English/language arts, math, science, social studies, Sacramental preparation for Reconciliation and First Most Holy Communion.

Our 2nd grade teachers are Anne Flynn and Laura Bilski.

2nd Grade Academic Study

  • Recognizing Key Ideas and Details
  • Craft and Structure of Texts
  • Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
  • Selecting Appropriate-Level Texts
  • Writing Skills/DOL
  • Features of Text, Text Types, and Purpose
  • Phonological Awareness
  • Silent and Oral Fluency
  • Fact versus Opinion
  • Basic Comprehension Skills
  • Handwriting: Posturing
  • Handwriting: Formation
  • Numerical Calculation
  • Algebraic Manipulation
  • Geometry Concepts
  • Spatial Visualization
  • Data Analysis
  • Measurement
  • Use of Mathematical Tools
  • Estimation
  • Time and Money
  • Fractions
  • Scientific Inquiry and the Scientific Method
  • Observation Skills
  • Journaling and Recordkeeping
  • Problem Solving
  • Physical and Chemical Properties of Matter
  • Force and Motion
  • Weather
  • Living things and Life cycles
  • Citizenship and Government
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History
  • State Histories of Minnesota and the Dakotas
  • Meaning and Importance of Prayer
  • The 5 types of Prayer
  • Understanding of 7 Sacraments, with a Focus on Reconciliation and Holy Eucharist
  • Liturgical Seasons
  • Historical Jesus: Foundation and Hierarchy of the Church
  • Sacraments
  • What We See, Do, and Say at Mass
  • Stations of the Cross
  • Vocation
  • Acting as Images of God

Art, Spanish, Music, Computer, and Physical Education are also incorporated into the curriculum at St. Charles. Find out more about our Specialists here.

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Audrey Puchtel Basketball Classic is Dec. 14

Our 22nd Annual Audrey Puchtel Basketball Classic is Friday, Dec. 14, 2018 WHEN: Friday, December 14, 2018 -- At 4:00 pm, the St. CHARLES GIRLS VARSITY vs. ST. RAPHAEL’S, and at 5:30 P.M. St. CHARLES BOYS VARSITY vs. SAINT JOHN PAUL  II. WHERE: St. Charles School...

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St. Charles students are donating a puppy to be trained as a service dog for a veteran in need! St. Charles students have purchased a Labrador puppy to donate to Paws Assisting Wounded Warriors (PAWWS) to be trained to help a veteran who’s re-entering civilian...

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St. Charles school is supported by St. Charles Borromeo Parish in St. Anthony Village, MN. At St. Charles we provide a solid foundation of Faith & Knowledge for Life. To schedule a tour, request more information, or enroll a student, please contact us by email or phone (612) 781-2643.

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