Second grade is a big year for student growth in learning. As their reading and math skills improve, students can start making strides toward greater problem-solving skills and begin to build confidence in their knowledge. Because it's so crucial for students to believe that they can succeed, many Alabama families are embracing the personalized education they receive through K12-powered online school programs.
How does K12-powered second grade in Alabama work?
Eligible Alabama second graders can enjoy the benefits of online learning by enrolling in a tuition-free* K12-powered public school. Within their online school is where students and their families help inform their personalized learning program under the guidance of state-licensed teachers. Students attend online class sessions with their teachers and access daily coursework using K12's interactive curriculum. Because the curriculum is web-based, students can log in to school from any computer that is connected to the internet, so education becomes more about active learning, no matter the place.
Second grade students also have the opportunity to learn offline with the help and supervision of their Learning Coach—usually a parent or other responsible adult. The Learning Coach role is an important one, which includes helping guide students through the coursework and other tasks related to school, such as reading and replying to emails from teachers and logging attendance. Learning Coaches of second graders should plan to devote 3 to 6 hours each school day to fulfilling these responsibilities.
Students at K12-powered schools often have opportunities to participate in school-sponsored outings and events as well, which gives them a chance to make friends and connect with their school community.
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What is the K12 second grade curriculum like?
The K12 second grade curriculum uses fun graphics, learning tools, and games to engage students in learning core concepts such as math, science, history, and language arts as well as art and music. In addition to online lessons, students spend time using hands-on education materials such as printed books, math manipulatives, and art supplies.†
The curriculum is engaging, robust, and integrated so that your student may read a book about the same time period as the music or history they're studying, giving your student a more thorough understanding of each subject. K12 courses in the early grades provide a solid foundation for future studies.
Curious to see what the K12 curriculum is like for yourself? Watch a sample online elementary school lesson.
Your K12-Powered Online Second Grade Options in Alabama
Alabama families have access to these excellent K12-powered online school options:
Alabama Destinations Career Academy is a statewide school program of the Chickasaw City School District for learners with a passion for knowledge. Our educators are dedicated to inspiring and empowering students in grades K–9 to reach their full potential. An engaging, highly interactive curriculum allows students to "dive deep" and includes traditional core subjects, art, music, and world languages. Beginning as early as kindergarten, students engage in career education with teacher-guided projects, virtual and in-person field trips, and guest speakers. Middle school students also benefit from career exploration courses. Students in 9th grade can get a jump-start on their college and career goals and gain industry-relevant skills by taking electives in these high-demand career fields: Health Sciences, Information Technology, and Manufacturing. Alabama-certified teachers conduct live, online classes and provide a personalized approach tailored to student needs. Activities and clubs bring students together in an active, supportive school community. Alabama Destinations Career Academy is available for students in grades K–9 with plans to add grades 10–12 in subsequent school years.
Alabama Virtual Academy at Eufaula City, a program of Eufaula City Board of Education, offers students in grades K–12 a personalized education experience. An engaging, interactive curriculum features subjects such as art, music, and world languages, plus a variety of high school electives and honors and AP® courses. Alabama-certified teachers develop personalized academic plans for each student and conduct live online classes. A variety of social events, community service opportunities, extracurricular activities, and clubs bring students together.
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K12-Powered Online Second Grade in Alabama
Families across the state are discovering the benefits of online learning powered by K12. If you're ready to enroll, you can start your online application process now.
*Families do not pay tuition for a student to attend an online public school. Common household items and office supplies like printer ink and paper are not provided. Our enrollment consultants can help address your technological and computer questions and needs.
†Course materials vary by course and school. Please check with your school about offline course materials.