2nd Grade News
SSO over the Summer
THANK YOU VC PTA!!!
Last Day of School Schedule for 2nd Grade
Last Day of School Schedule
8:15-9:00- Meeting at the Creek
9:00-9:30- First Recess
9:30-11:15- Time in the classroom and snack
11:15-11:45- Second Recess
11:45-12:30- Time in the classroom
1:30-3:00- Time in the classroom
SORA - McKinney ISD Digital Library
Steps to find books to read at home on a computer.
1. Go to Valley Creek Elementary's web site
2. Choose "Learning Commons."
3. Choose "SORA."
4. Your child will need to sign on just like they do for SSO
User name is an "s" with your child's 6-digit ID number: s123456
Password will be their 8-digit birthdate: 01/01/2023
If you are already on this newsletter, scroll to the bottom where it says Valley Creek Digital Resources and click on the title. Towards the bottom, you will find a link to Sora.
Why should you read with your child every day?
What are we learning this week?
I can recognize and describe the characteristics of realistic fiction.
I can analyze texts for characteristics of realistic fiction.
I can determine the author's purpose for using specific genre features.
I can describe the internal and external character traits of characters.
I can recognize and describe plot elements in a story.
I can determine the author's purpose for using specific elements of story structure.
Job 4 of silent e: every syllable must have a vowel. (scribble table buckle mumble)
Spelling Rule 11: Words ending with a silent e, drop the e when adding an ending starting with a vowel. (taping)
Spelling Rule 9: a one syllable word with one vowel and one consonant at the end of the word, double the final consonant before adding an ending starting with a vowel. (swimming)
scribble, stranded, table, staple, taping, obey, playful, swimming, shady, buckle, thunder, mumble
The student can explain that the length of a bar in a bar graph or the number of pictures in a pictograph represents the number of data points for a given category.
The student can organize a collection of data with up to four categories using pictographs and bar graphs with intervals of one or more.
The student can draw conclusions and make predictions from information in a graph.
The student can write and solve one-step word problems involving addition or subtraction using data represented within pictographs and bar graphs with intervals of one.
Students will explain what they how they would save, spend, and earn money.
How does work help people buy goods and services?
Why is working important?
What would happen if people didn’t work to earn an income?
What are goods and services?
Why do people need income to buy goods and services?
What is the free enterprise system?
How do people have choice in the United States with their money?
What choices can people make about spending, saving, and earning money?
Testing Window Reading MAP and mClass / Math MAP
Mclass - April 10-21
MAP - May 8 and 9
2nd Grade Daily Schedule
Here is our daily schedule. The first full week, we will be establishing routines and getting to know each other.
2nd Grade Specials' Schedule
2nd Grade School Supply List
2022- 2023 McKinney ISD Calendar
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