2nd grade study group students will studying either the Who's Who: A Study of Biography unit or The Ripple Effect: A Study of Water unit.
Who's Who: A Study of Biography
In this project, students explore and gain knowledge of famous people and how they used their gifts and talents to overcome challenges and become successful. Students will first read and compare/contrast biographies of several people. In their research, they will choose a figure to study and create a timeline of that person’s life.
The Ripple Effect: A Study of Water
Students will learn about the properties of water and issues surrounding the quality and quantity of water sources. Students will investigate a local water supply and discuss ways to conserve water and limit pollution. They will conduct a study of their own water usage in order to develop a solution for preserving the local water supply.