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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 Abby Bollensen and Anita Juntilla.

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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Weekly Update 28 – April 11, 2024

Read the Weekly Update 28 - April 11, 2024 for the latest news on what’s happening at St. Charles School. Submissions: To submit an article for the Weekly Update, please send your submission by Tuesday at 2 pm to the school office at stchbschool@gmail.com.

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Read the Weekly Update 27 - April 4, 2024 for the latest news on what’s happening at St. Charles School. Submissions: To submit an article for the Weekly Update, please send your submission by Tuesday at 2 pm to the school office at stchbschool@gmail.com.

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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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