All Aboard! for Second Grade Language Arts provides comprehensive daily Lessons that incorporate a variety of creative, interactive activities. Lessons 1-180. Key Skills and Concepts: Spelling and Vocabulary: Compound words; Homophones; Antonyms: Plural words; Contractions; Common suffixes; Double letters; Capitalization. Phonics: VCe patterns; R controlled vowel patters. Grammar: Nouns; Pronouns; Verbs and verb tenses; Contractions. Reading: Short fiction; U.S. History, Science, Geography Informational texts; Biographies. Writing: The 5 step Writing Process; Journal reflections; Main idea; Comparing and contrasting.