Rising 2nd Grader Summer Math Booklet

The Rising 2nd Grader Summer Math Booklet features 10 engaging math activities each based on a summer theme. Students finishing 1st grade should buy this booklet in preparation for 2nd grade in the fall.


Sample activities include:

  • Write letters to a summer-math pen pal
  • Go to an area park and turn a merry-go-round into a clock, swing through your math facts
  • Go to a library and read math-related literature and ask a librarian how they use math
  • Pop bubbles and do addition problems based on the number of bubbles popped
  • Make a number line with sidewalk chalk and model addition and subtraction with your feet
  • Use water balloons to tell time and practice your math facts
  • Make homemade playdough and use it to explore 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional shapes and fractions
  • Answer word problems based on the rosary
  • Visit a Catholic church to explore shapes, symmetry and its place in a sacred space
  • Make lemonade and explore volume and counting money by setting up a lemonade stand
  • Play a board game with a Math Mentor and journal about the math you used while playing
  • Daily Flashcard Motivation Page

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Dimensions 8.5 × 11 in