Your home-schooling does not need to reflect a classroom environment but you may wish to align your teachings with the Australian Curriculum. Homes-School in a Box provides the year 1 complete program for you. Below are a list of the learning areas Home-School in a Box covers in the year 2 Box.
The English box includes a reading program suitable to your child's reading abilities, a short assessment will be completed. Phonetic and decodable readers, consonants and vowels blend sounds activities will all be provided. Literature, novel and readers are also included in the program box. The language, literacy and literature areas are all covered in the program.
Inside the Art box are materials to explore your child's creativity. The arts box includes, paints, crafts, design materials and weekly lessons to engage the students learning.
The science box contains weekly programs aligning with the Australian Curriculum as well as the materials required for the fun experiments and ready printed worksheets or tasks. Your child will learn physical, chemical, biological and earth and space sciences by creating and exploring real life experiences.
Humanities and Social Sciences
Humanities and social sciences, H.A.S.S, covers the Geography and History Australian Curriculum outcomes. During year 2 history the student will be learning about changes in the world, influences of technology and the importance of past communities. during geography the students will explore connection between people and places. The H.A.S.S program includes creative ways to display the children's learning and teaching them about research and enquiry.
The Mathematics box includes hands on learning activities focusing on number and algebra, measurement , geometry and statistics and probability all aligned with the Australian Curriculum. the box contains a full 10 week program suited to year 2.
The Health box focuses on nutrition, well being and healthy lifestyles. The weekly program includes ideas to get physically fit as well as exploration into eating healthy, gardening and preparing food. recipes and hands on activities are at abundance.