Grade 2: Make predictions before and during reading; confirm or modify thinking.

Grade(s): 3

Subject(s): English Language Arts

Year: 2015

The Exploration of South Carolina
The Exploration of South Carolina


Our nation is made up of many different kinds of people who come from all over the world for many different reasons. Some may come for jobs, family, political reasons, or a fresh start somewhere new...

Leesa Aiken


Leesa Aiken, the Director of the South Carolina State Library, explains what services are offered. She provides background information on how to become a librarian and encourages students to pursue a...
Curtis Rogers


Curtis Rogers, the Communications Director of the South Carolina State Library, talks about the field of communications. He provides public speaking tips and also shares what he enjoys about his job.
Rita Williams-Garcia


Award-winning author Rita Williams-Garcia was one of the featured authors at the 2017 StoryfestSC, an annual event sponsored by the South Carolina State Library. Knowitall talked to Rita about her...
Bull and Bear
Episode 3


Bear and Bull talk about creating a budget and how to save money.
Gordon's Discovery | Auntie Karen's Place
Episode 6


Gordon is one of Auntie Karen's Jamaican Yams Character. When Gordon, a purple overweight Jamaican Yam discovers he is pre-diabetic, he gets some comforting advice from his friend Shelby. The purpose...
Betsy Byars | Conversations with SC Writers


Betsy Byars started her career writing for magazines. Later, she turned her attention to writing children's books. In 1971, she won a Newbery Medal for Summer of the Swans. Ms. Byars enjoys writing...