Second Grade Gator News

October 31, 2015

Upcoming Events

November 6 - Veteran's Day Program

November 7- Fall Festival

November 11 - Veteran's Day

November 13 - Spirit Day/Pep Rally

November 20 - Heritage Day

November 23-27 - Thanksgiving Break

In the know....

Veteran's Day Program is November 6. Please wear red, white and blue. We will be attending the program at 8:15. We would love to have all veterans attend so that we can show our appreciation for their service.

Fall Festival will be November 7. All baked goods can be brought to school on Friday, November 6. Please contact your room parent for any volunteer opportunities.

Thank you for your generous donations to the upcoming Fall Fest Auction! A special thank you to room parents for putting together auction baskets and for helping students create wonderful works of art! Time to shop! Be sure to see our 2nd-Grade Gator collages! Go to the PTA website at to see a full auction list and to place an absentee bid. We have more than $20,000 in amazing donations from which to choose!

Field Trip - We have a trip to the Perot Museum scheduled for December 2. Please be on the look out for more information. If you are interested in being a chaperone, please make sure that you have completed a background check for this school year. You may access that information online.

What we're learning:

Our Weekly Objectives

Math: 3 digit place value
Reading: Patterns in plots
Spelling: It Takes Two - doubling consonants when adding suffixes to one syllable words
Grammar: Verbs

Writing: Identifying central idea in our writing
Science: Fall weather data
Social Studies: Types of communities


*iPads are to return to school daily charged and with chargers.

*Please sign your child's binder and reading log daily and leave in their binders.

*Fun Fact cards should remain in their binders.

*Backpacks/binders need to come to school everyday.

*No lunch boxes in backpacks.

*No downloading or setting pass codes.

*Weather is changing. Make sure they are dressed appropriately.