Week of March 3, 2014

In room 34

THIS WEEK IN 2ND GRADE

A Harbor Seal Pup Grows Up

Non-Fiction

Vocabulary

young, examines, mammal, normal, hunger, rescued

Grammar

irregular verbs

letter punctuation

contraction words

Phonics

oo, ue: book, could

Reading skill and strategy

Identify sequence of events

summarize

High-frequency words

below, city, own

Read Aloud

Biographies of famous people throughout history

Math

Double Digit Addition and Subtraction

Problem Solving Strategies

Science

Simple Machines

Social Studies/ Governing the People

Biographies

Upcoming Events

2nd grade performance ...... THIS FRIDAY! March 7th @9am

Please come watch our 2nd graders perform at 9 am immediately after the Friday assembly.

Parent Teacher Conferences March 10-14

I am looking forward to connecting with you and celebrating your student's successes! Please go to following webpage to sign up for an available time slot:

http://wiki.sbsd.k12.ca.us/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=31883277

Parent Volunteers

If you were volunteering in our classroom with Mrs. Schmucker, it would be great if you wanted to continue to volunteer. If you have not yet volunteered in our classroom, and are interested, please email me and let me know your availability and I will see if we can work something out! jswanson@sbsd.k12.ca.us

Homework

Please click on the following link to access the homework website.


http://www.sbsd.k12.ca.us/Page/1870

Needed Supplies from Home

We almost have a whole class set of empty paper towel rolls. If you think to save a finished roll please send them into class with your student!


Thank you!

Science Night

Come join the 1st and 2nd graders on Thursday night from 5-7 for a fun family science night!