Second Grade News

February 7, 2016

This Weeks Events

Thursday

Unit 6 Math test

Friday

Valentine's Day Card Exchange/Treats

Valentine's Day Fun

We will be celebrating Valentine's day on Friday, Feb. 12th. We will make a Valentine's day bag in class for the kids to hold their cards. Please have your child bring in Valentine's Day cards on Friday, Feb. 12th. (Please do not send them in any earlier.) We will also be having snack.

Math Test Thursday

The skills for Unit 6 are below:

  • Compare whole numbers using < , > , =
  • Even/odd numbers
  • Add three 1-digit numbers mentally (page 131, HL 6.1)
  • Add three 2-digit numbers mentally (pages 136 box 3,143 box 3, HL 6.1)
  • Ballpark estimates with double-digit addition (pages 132, 142, 149 box 2, 153 box 2)
  • Subtract 2-digit numbers (pages 144, 149 box 4, HL 6.5)
  • Complete an in/out rule table (pages 143 box 6, 153 box 6, 158 box 1)
  • Solve addition/subtraction number stories (pages 130 box 6, 133 box 3, 134, 135, 138, 139, 140 box 3, 141, 145 box 3, 153 box 4, HLs 6.2 and 6.4)
  • Read clocks to quarter hour (pages 136 box 5, 143 box 5)
  • Draw coin combinations for a given amount (pages 136 box 2, 143 box 2, “Making a Dollar” exploration)
  • Read and draw arrays for multiplication facts (pages 130 boxes 1 & 5, 133 box 4, 140 box 4, 145 box 4, 147 box 4, 148, 150, 151, 152 box 4, 157 box 4, HLs 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, Array Bingo Game, brainpopjr.com: arrays)

Curriculum

Reading
  • Animal Look Alike Book
  • Using the Table of Contents
  • r controlled vowels
  • Reading a diagram
  • Fluency

Math

  • Multiplication with arrays
  • Division number stories

Writing

  • Writing letters to Mr. Mutt and the Tooth Fairy
  • Parts of a letter

Spelling-Sort 25


  • Please visit Spelling City


https://www.spellingcity.com/view-spelling-list.html?listId=11698834


Social Studies

  • Map of the United States

Science

  • Exploring pitch

Homework

Monday

Fluency Sheet

Math Home Link 6.9

Tuesday

Fluency Sheet

Math Home Link 6.10

Wednesday

Study for Math test

Fluency Sheet

Thursday

Fluency Sheet

Study spelling

Write a letter