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Second Grade Lesson Plans

Science




Spotted Salamander: Students will learn about the life of the salamander by illustrating a book about the spotted salamander.
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Scavenger Hunt:
Students will walk a trail and tally the different habitats they see. They will then create simple graphs with the information they have collected.
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Habitat and Order: Pre-site, on-site and post-site lessons. See Curriculum Materials page for more information and download.




Math

Scavenger Hunt: Students will walk a trail and tally the different habitats they see. They will then create simple graphs with the information they have collected.
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Language Arts

and Social Studies

History of the Natchez Trace Parkway: The Teacher will read How the Natchez Trace Came to Be to the students and the students will write a summary report of the book with help from the teacher. Click on sidebar to download the How the Natchez Trace Came to Be book PDF or the Powerpoint.
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Physical Education

Fire Safety: Students will learn about fire safety and play a game that reinforces what they have learned.
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Did You Know?

Boatmen from the Ohio River Valley walked along the Natchez Trace.

The "Kaintucks", or boatmen from the Ohio River Valley, would walk approximately 500 miles from Natchez to Nashville along the Natchez Trace in about 30 days.