Teaching proper use of the English language
to the Next Generation

Purchase items individually or in our pre-packaged, graded kits that include:

• "Climbing to Good English" for grammar and writing skills

• "Pathway" for reading comprehension and vocabulary development

  Climbing to Good
       English Overview

  Pathway Overview

  Working With Words

  Pathway Placement

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Grade 2 / 2nd Grade

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Our Grade 2 Language Arts Kit utilizes three Pathway readers, workbooks, teacher books, one Climbing to Good English workbook and teacher, one Learning Though Sounds workbook and teacher, and a vowel sounds chart. Purchase items individually or as a complete kit.

Grade 2 / 2nd Grade Language Arts Kit
$97.87CAD / $85.37USD - #3202  

Kit Contains:
• Pathway Busy Times Reader
• Pathway Busy Times Workbook
• Pathway Busy Times / More Busy Times Teacher
• Pathway More Busy Times Reader
• Pathway More Busy Times Workbook
• Pathway Climbing Higher Reader
• Pathway Climbing Higher Workbook
• Pathway Climbing Higher Teacher
• Climbing to Good English Level 2 Workbook
• Climbing to Good English Level 2 Teacher
• Learning Through Sounds Gr. 2 Workbook
• Learning Through Sounds Gr. 2 Teacher
• Vowel Sounds Chart

Purchase items individually or as a complete kit. See descriptions of each individual item below.

2nd Grade Language Arts
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Climbing to Good English Workbook and Teacher
By: SchoolAid
• combines phonics with language skills and grammar.
• The first 29 pages are review of grade one. From there on English is taught with some phonics review on many pages.
• Use one page a day, in either one or two sessions each day, whichever you deem best for your situation.
• The Teacher Book is a copy of the student workbook with all the answers filled in. It also contains some additional teaching and grading ideas.


• Phonics skills reinforced
• Penmanship improvement practised
• Capitalizing sentences, names of people, places, days, months, and holidays
• Punctuating ends of sentences, abbreviations, initials, greetings and closings of letters, dates, after yes and no
• Writing original sentences, letters, stories, and book reports

• Learning the concept of nouns, verbs, modifiers, prepositions, and prepositional phrases
• Practising correct usage of some verb forms
• Working with compound words, plurals, contractions, possessives, suffixes, prefixes, synonyms, antonyms, homonyms
• Learning dictionary skills
• Reading re-spellings and using the dictionary
• Dividing words into syllables and listening for accents

Climbing to Good English Level 2
Workbook and Teacher Sample Pages

$7.97CAD / $7.47USD - #3502  
• Combines phonics with language skills and grammar. The first 29 pages are a review of grade one. From there on English is taught with some phonics review
• 174 pages

$12.97CAD / $10.97USD - #3503  
• 174 pages

$4.97CAD / $4.27USD - #3497  
By: SchoolAid
• This book is a follow-up book to the Learning Through Sounds books from Grade 1. It provides extra phonics review and re-inforcement.

$9.97CAD / $8.97USD - #3496  

$2.77CAD / $2.77USD - #1019  
A sturdy laminated reference chart for the wall or ring binder with examples of 24 vowel and "th" sounds and pronunciation symbols. This chart is very helpful with any language arts curriculum and especially when using Climbing to Good English and Pathway workbooks for Levels 1, 2, and 3.

Pathway Teacher Manuals
• contains detailed instructions and suggestions for teaching
• shows copies of the textbook and workbook pages
• detailed instructions, plus ideas for extra seat work

Pathway Grade 2 Readers
• hard bound reader
• easy-to-read stories and illustrations that will capture your student's attention
• most stories teach lessons in virtues that are upheld by people with Christian values
• stories relate to true-to-life incidents which could happen to any child
• when the children thoroughly understand the moral of a story, it leaves a lasting impression
• helping pupils identify with the characters in the story makes learning to read an interesting, exciting, experience

Pathway Reader Workbooks
• designed to train children to work independently
• at least three workbook pages for each story
• "Working with Words " introduces the new words that appear in the story
• "Learning through Sounds" gives additional phonics and spelling rules
• "Thinking about the Story" encourages reading comprehension
• tests for the end of each unit are found in the back of the workbook
• focus on English grammar, reading, spelling, writing, thinking skills, and penmanship

Busy Times Reader, Workbook,
and Teacher Sample Pages

$10.87CAD / $9.97USD
#3009 -  
• 249 pages, 24 stories

$3.97CAD / $3.87USD
#3010 -  
• 88 pages

More Busy Times Reader, Workbook
and Teacher Sample Pages

$10.87CAD / $9.97USD
• 288 pages, 24 stories

$3.97CAD / $3.87USD
• 88 pages

$6.87CAD / $6.47USD - #3015  
• 180 pages

Climbing Higher Reader, Workbook
and Teacher Sample Pages

$10.87CAD / $9.97USD
• 248 pages, 19 stories

$3.97CAD / $3.87USD
• 80 pages

$6.87CAD / $6.47USD - #3016  
• 80 pages

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Last updated - June 2016