Some books for second graders include "Nim's Island" by Wendy Orr and "Matilda" by Roald Dahl. A few other books are "Frog and Toad Together" by Arnold Lobel and "The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe" by C.S. Lewis. More »

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Some recommended books for second graders include “Nim’s Island,” “Dogku” and “Frog and Toad Together.” These age-appropriate stories help young children learn about science, friendship and language. More »

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A book list for second graders on About.com recommends "Grumpy Bird" by Jeremy Tankard, which discusses grumpiness due to hurt emotions. This list also recommends any book in the "Mr. Putty and Tabby" series by Cynthia R... More »

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Some good books for 8-year-old girls are "Charlotte's Web" by E. B. White, "Matilda" by Roald Dahl and "The Arrival" by Shaun Tan. Some other books include "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl and "How to Tr... More »

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Some good age-appropriate chapter books for second graders include "Evangeline Mudd and the Golden-Haired Apes of the Ikkinasti Jungle" by David Elliot, "Matilda" by Roald Dahl and "The Dog that Pitched a No-Hitter" by M... More »

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Learning games for second graders can be bought online at sites such as Amazon, or at local educational stores. Some sites, such as JumpStart, offers games that can be downloaded for free, as of March 2015. More »

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Fourth graders typically learn about the different types of sentences, identifying types of words used in sentences and using coordinating conjunctions. Fourth grade curriculum usually includes significant review of basi... More »

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