Science, Tech, Math › Math 2nd Grade Math Course of Study 2nd Grade Math Course of Study Share Flipboard Email Print Sharon Dominick/ Photodisc/ Getty Images Math Worksheets by Grade Basics Tutorials & Courses Arithmetic Geometry Pre Algebra & Algebra Statistics Exponential Decay Functions Math Formulas & Math Tables Resources View More by Deb Russell Deb Russell is a school principal who has taught mathematics at all levels. She is also a freelance writer with more than 14 years of experience. Updated May 26, 2017 The following list provides you with the basic concepts that should be attained by the end of the school year. Mastery of the concepts at the previous grade is assumed. 2nd grade worksheets. Numbers Read print numbers to 20 and locate, compare, order, represent, estimate, identify numbers to 1000 and mentally add and subtract numbers to 20Understand place value to be able to trade 10 ones for a ten, etc.Count by 1's, 2's, 5's, 10's beyond 100.Locate numbers when requested to 1000Understand the reverse properties of whole numbers 5+7 is the same as 7+5Add and subtract two digit numbers (no carrying/regrouping)Introduction to division using sharing as examplesCount by skipping numbers when requestedAdd and subtract coins up to $1.00Compute word problems with addition and subtraction, (We have 20 children in swimming class, 8 are boys, how many are girls?) Measurement Use and understand more than, less than, the same as, heavier than, lighter than, taller than etc.Measure with a variety of cups, rulers and measuring spoonsTime - hours, minutes and secondsUse the terms inches, feet, yards, centimeters, meters etc.Know the months of the year and tell time to the quarter hourUse a thermometer and count money to a dollar including being able to create different sets that equal a dollarCompare a variety of measurement tools Geometry Describe, identify, create and sort and build with shapes (squares, triangles, circles, rectangles etc.)Identify a variety of geometric shapes in everyday structuresCompare and sort 2- and 3-dimensional shapes (3-D terms include sphere, prism cones etc.)Extend and make patterns with shapesDetermine lines of symmetry, flips, slides, turns and transformations of shapesDescribe locations on a grid - up four and over two etc. Algebra/Patterning Identify, describe, reorganize and extend patterns with more than one attributeGive specific rules about patterns for numbers, shapes, pictures and objectsIdentify and describe patterns in the world around us (wallpaper, paint etc) Probability Use graphs to record number of pets, hair color temperature with 1 and 2 attributesDesign or construct bar graphs and include pertinent informationInterpret a variety of picture and bar graphs and give explanationsInvestigate what happens when coins are flipped and die are rolled All Grades Pre-K Kdg. Gr. 1 Gr. 2 Gr. 3 Gr. 4 Gr. 5 Gr. 6 Gr. 7 Gr. 8 Gr. 9 Gr. 10 Gr.11 Gr. 12 Continue Reading These Are the Concepts Covered in 5th Grade Math What Should You Teach Your Homeschooled K-5th Grader? Course of Study for 1st Grade Math What Math Concepts Should Kids Learn in Each Grade? 7th Grade Math Concepts List of 8th Grade Math Concepts Everything You Should Learn in 9th Grade Math What Courses Should Your 9th Grade Student Be Taking? Great Printable Math Worksheets for Your Second Grader What Should You Be Teaching Your 6th Grader? What Should You Be Teaching Your 7th Grader? Core Math Concepts Every 10th Grader Should Know First Grade Math: Word Problems What Courses Should Your 12th Grader Be Taking? What Should You Be Teaching Your 8th Grader? What Courses Should Your 11th Grade Student Be Taking?