Second Grade News

April 10, 2016

Events for this Week

Monday

2:00 PM-We will be practicing a safety drill.

Ask Your Child About

What does visualizing mean?

What's a synonym?

How many centimeters long was your ankle and neck?

What's a habitat?

Curriculum This Week

Reading

  • Read book Two of Everything
  • Adjectives
  • Character traits
  • Synonyms and antonyms
  • Main idea and details
  • Cause and Effect
  • Text Evidence

Math

  • Area
  • Perimeter
  • Units of capacity (cups, pints, quarts, gallons)
  • Comparing weights

Writing

  • Learning to research

Science

  • How birds feeds
  • Bird features

Social Studies

  • Communities Change

Unit 9 Test- April 21

On Thursday, April 21 we will be taking the Unit 9. Please study the following with your child:

  • writing a ballpark estimate
  • adding 3 digit numbers together
  • completing a frames and arrows with 2 rules
  • drawing a line segment
  • measuring a line segment to the nearest inch and half inch
  • finding the area and the perimeter of an object
  • using appropriate unit of measurement
  • fining the median in a set of numbers
  • solve addition/subtraction number stories

Homework

Monday

  • Fluency Sheet
  • Spelling page 15
  • Home Link 9.4

Tuesday

  • Fluency Sheet
  • Spelling page 16
  • Home Link 9.6 (we are skipping 9.5)

Wednesday

  • Fluency Sheet
  • Spelling page17
  • Home Link 9.7

Thursday

  • Fluency Sheet
  • Study for spelling test
  • Extra Math