Math Lessons for a Living Education Level 2

by Angela O'Dell Author

(From Amazon): A Skills-Based Elementary MATH Curriculum Recommended for: Grade 2. Suitable for ages 6 to 8 or upon completion of Level 1 of Math Lessons For A Living Education Welcome to the second book in the Math Lessons for a Living Education series! This book is the continuing story of Charlie and Charlotte, who are discovering that life is full of learning opportunities! As you read their story, your students will be drawn into the adventure along with the twins. They will learn about numbers, shapes, place value, adding, and subtracting. They will also learn about the seasons, geography, and the love of family. We hope you have a wonderful time exploring and learning! Math Level 2: Teaches math lessons through the creative means of a life story Provides a link for the downloadable answer key Has a scope and sequence that includes subtraction, writing numbers to 100, introducing word problems and measurement, and dollars and cents. You will find that Math Lessons for a Living Education is a unique approach to learning math. A blend of stories, copy work, oral narration, and hands-on experience brings the concepts to life and invites the child to explore the world around them. The tone of this math book is meant to speak personally to each child, and the method easily adapted to any teaching style. The first 30 lessons have a story about the twins, taught through hands-on learning. After the story, there are exercises for students to practice the lesson they learned and to review what they have learned earlier. “Quizzes” or reviews, are in the form of “letters to family and friends.” Students show what they have learned by writing the letters for the twins!

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Resource Type
Print Status
In Print
Suggested Grades
2nd - 2nd
Master Books


  • 1 Place Value Village, Telling Time, Shapes and Patterns
  • 2 Addition -- Horizontal and Vertical Shapes
  • 3 Subtraction
  • 4 Writing Numbers to 100, Simple Fractions
  • 5 Introducing Word Problems
  • 6 Skip Counting Using Dimes and Nickels, Minutes on a Clock
  • 7 Skip Counting by 2, Review Even and Odd Numbers
  • 8 Addition -- Double Digit Plus Single Digit
  • 9 Addition -- Double Digit Plus Double Digit
  • 10 Addition Review -- All Concepts Learned
  • 11 Introducing Measurement -- Inches/Feet, Review Time and Shapes
  • 12 Introducing Perimeter
  • 13 Telling Time to the Minute
  • 14 Place Value Village Practice -- Place Value to the Thousands Place
  • 15 More Work with Subtraction
  • 16 Introducing Addition with Carrying to the Tens' Place
  • 17 Introducing Subtraction with Borrowing to the Tens' Place
  • 18 Review of Regrouping Concepts
  • 19 Understanding Dollars and Cents -- Writing Money Terms
  • 20 Review -- Money
  • 21 Introducing Thermometers and Other Gauges
  • 22 Reading Bar Graphs and Line Graphs
  • 23 More on Measurement -- Pounds and Ounces
  • 24 More on Measurement Concepts -- Gallons, Quarts, Pints, Cups
  • 25 Review of Measurements
  • 26 Adding Money -- No Regrouping
  • 27 Subtracting Money -- Making Change
  • 28 More Work with Word Problems
  • 29 More Work with Telling Time
  • 30 More Work with Measurements
  • 31 Review of Place Value Through Thousands' Place
  • 32 Review of Word Problems -- the Steps of Solving
  • 33 Review of Adding and Subtracting -- Double Digit Problems
  • 34 Review of Money Concepts
  • 35 Review of Time and Temperature
  • 36 Review of Addition and Subtraction Fact Families

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