Ms. Drace has taught in the Diocese of Bridgeport for 10 years. She has been with St. Peter- Sacred Heart School since 2008.
The Second Graders participate in 90 minute English Language Arts lessons every day. English Language Arts includes Reading, Spelling, and Phonics. They also participate in the Reader’s and Writer’s Workshop, as well as Reader’s Theater.
The Second Graders also participate in 45 minutes of Mathematics every day. The use of manipulatives and other types of hands-on learning takes place. The Second Graders also learn math vocabulary on a daily basis.
The Second Graders receive their First Eucharist and First Reconciliation. They prepare for these special sacraments throughout the year.
Religion, Social Studies, Science, and Manuscript lessons take place every day in Second Grade. The Second Graders also take part in a Morning Meeting which includes learning about the calendar and the weather, as well as cooperative activities and social skills.
The Second Graders learn about Community Service and participate in Community Service projects throughout the year.
The Second Grade has Music, Art, Computer, and Gym class once a week. They also have Spanish class twice a week.