Saxon Math 2, Home Study Kit

This Saxon Math 2 Kit teaches children to add skip counting by 25's and 100's, solve routine and non routine problems, add multiplication facts to five, picture and name fractions, add measurement of foot, measures perimeter and area, and identifies lines of symmetry and angles. Also adds Venn diagrams and line graphs. The kit includes the teacher's manual, which contains scripted lessons and can be used year after year; two student workbooks (with fact cards); and the home study meeting book. The manipulatives are sold separately.

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Saxon Mathematics Homeschool Manipulatives Kit

The key to math success for your irrepressible hands-on learners! Designed to complement Saxon Math programs for grades K to 3, this home study kit includes a set of 55 dominoes, 100 "color tiles," 2 geoboards with rubber bands, 2 plastic clocks, assorted tangrams and colorful plastic shapes, 2 standard rulers, a student balance, teddy bear counters, and more. From ETA Cuisenaire.

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Bob Jones Math Grade 2 Homeschool Kit (3rd Edition)

This third edition of BJU Press' Math 2 includes brightly colored photographs and illustrations in each of the 165 lessons. Students will practice and learn new math skills such as addition, place value, subtraction, time, measurement, money, multiplication, fractions, geometry, division and other concepts that further understanding and problem solving. Plus, students won't "just" learn math, as each chapter is fully integrated with biblical principles and applications for Christian character. Each lesson includes Practice and Review activities with a spiraling review and colorful Student Worktext pages with answer overprint. Each chapter concludes with Chapter Review and Cumulative Review lessons. Manipulatives are encouraged for a hands-on approach, until the student gradually comes to a place of abstract thought. 

This Kit Includes:

  • Teacher's Guide with CD-ROM; 512 pages, spiralbound
  • Student Workbook; 360 pages, softcover
  • Student Review Book; 328 pages, softcover. 
  • Student Manipulatives Packet
  • Tests
  • Test Answer Key 

    BJU Press was formerly called Bob Jones; this resource is also known as Bob Jones Math 2 Homeschool Kit, 3rd Edition.

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Horizons Math, Grade 2, Complete Set

No more hours of boring, endless repetition - your kids will actually thank you for this interactive math curriculum! Each level has two student workbooks, but the teacher handbook is the main component of the program. All instruction is provided through one-on-one teacher instruction, which is the biggest difference between Horizons and the self-guided Lifepacs.

Another big focus in Horizons is hands-on learning using a variety of manipulatives, which can mostly be found around the house: pencils, pipe cleaners, play or real money, thread, a timer, clock, yardstick, etc.

Novice home-educators should not be intimidated by the amount of teacher involvement as it is carefully layed out in the beginning of each year's teacher handbook. The teacher handbook also provides a variety of teaching suggestions and supplemental activities for additional practice.

The concepts covered in Horizons 2 include:

  • Two-digit Addition and Subtraction with Carrying and Borrowing
  • Multiplication Facts for 1-10
  • Place Value
  • Number Order
  • Sets
  • Correspondence
  • Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers
  • Graphs
  • Fractions
  • Measurement
  • Temperature 
  • Estimation
  • Ratio
  • Perimeter
  • Volume
  • Decimals in Money

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Lifepac Math, Grade 2, Complete Set

The LIFEPAC Math complete set contains all 10 student workbooks for a full year of study plus the comprehensive Teacher's Guide.

Topics covered include:

  • Word Numbers 
  • Number Symbols 
  • Adding Number Facts 
  • Counting To 200 
  • Subtracting Number Facts 
  • Add-subtract Relationships 
  • Developing Addition Skills 
  • Developing Subtraction Skills 
  • Carrying From Ones To Tens 
  • Review

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MCP Mathematics Level B, Grade 2, 2005 Ed., Homeschool Kit

Targeted especially towards students who struggle with their core math program, Modern Curriculum Press Mathematics uses a traditional drill and practice format with a predictable, easy-to-use lesson format that's flexible and adaptable to your schedule and needs. Reinforcing basic math skills, extensive practice will help students learn and retain new concepts while preparing a wide range of ability levels for success on standardized tests. Level B covers basic facts through 18, time and money, addition and subtraction of three-digit numbers, geometry and fractions, measurement, and multiplication and division through five. 314 two-tone indexed pages, softcover. Level B. Grade 2. 

The teacher's guide includes reduced student pages which have the correct answers overlaid in blue ink; the margins feature the lesson and teacher instructions. Objectives, materials needed, warm up exercises, the lesson with provided problems to write on the board, practice exercises, assessments, and enrichment activities for multiple ability-levels are included. 331 pages, spiral-bound, softcover. 2nd Grade. 

This kit includes: 

  • MCP Math Level B / Grade 2 Student Workbook, 2005 Edition, 314 two-tone indexed pages, softcover . 
  • MCP Math Level B / Grade 2 Teacher's Guide, 2005 Edition, 331 pages, spiralbound, softcover.

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Making Math Meaningful Level 2

This level includes a student book and the parent/teacher book. David Quine, author of Making Math Meaningful, says:"The math instruction of children should proceed on two lines. The young child should begin to learn the basic facts and to understand math concepts, and his understanding should be well in advance of his skill to compute. The scale should be tipped in favor of a concrete understanding of math concepts so that he can think mathematically." In this series your children will: learn to reason learn the math facts learn to solve word problems really understand math ideas finally have fun doing math Making Math Meaningful is perfect for all learning styles. There are activities using manipulatives for kinesthetic learners, activities using natural conversations for auditory learners, and activities using pictures for visual learners. The lesson plans are clear and easy to use. The student book is a workbook. The pages are not reproducible. Level 2 covers addition and subtraction, place value, addition and subtraction of real objects, addition and subtraction of symbols, part whole, and multiplication and division.

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Math Made Easy: Second Grade Workbook (Math Made Easy)

The complete home-study program to help children practice the essential math skills they learn in school. Matches the math curriculum so your children will reach their full potential in school -- and on important standardized tests! The successful way to improve your child's math. These workbooks have been compiled and tested by a team of math experts to increase your child's confidence, enjoyment, and success at school. Second Grade: Provides practice at all the major topics for Grade 2 with emphasis on addition and subtraction of larger numbers. Includes a review of Grade 1 topics and a preview of topics in Grade 3. Includes Times Tables practice.

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Let the Scholastic bookshelf be your guide through the whole range of your child's reading experience--laugh with them, learn with them, read with them!
Category: Math Skills

Your challenge is to find the sum
Without counting one by one
Why not count? It's much too slow --
Adding is the way to go!
Make clever groups before you start --
Then add them in a way that's smart!
MATH FOR ALL SEASONS will challenge every kid -- and every parent -- to open their minds and solve problems in new and unexpected ways. By looking for patterns, symmetries, and familiar number combinations within eye-catching pictures, math will become easier, quicker, and more fun than anyone could have imagined!

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Pre Math-It

Pre Math-it is a precise and witty method of learning math by using the Elmer Brooks' established method. Pre Math-it is FUN Pre Math-it means grasping MATH quickly. Pre Math-it uses dominoes in learning Pre Math-it allows the students to gain a "mindset" for achievement and is a must for beginners. Pre Math-it offers a fresh and creative approach to basic computation. Pre Math-it is unique and comes with 56 dominoes, game board, and instruction book. (We highly recommend this program as a supplement to any math curriculum. HSAdvisor.com)

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Pre Math-It



Turn your kids' "math time" frowns into great big smiles of success! When you incorporate the games of "Addit," "Timzit," and "Dubblit" into your daily teaching routine, you'll soon see remarkable improvements in your 7- to 12-year-olds' mastery of times tables, mental math rules and shortcuts, confidence, and problem-solving skills. Kit includes one audiocassette, teacher's guide, student exercise book, and components for all three games. From Weimar Institute. (We highly recommend this program as a supplement to any math curriculum. HSAdvisor.com)

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Basic Math-It