Mrs. Edwards' 2nd Grade News

October 12, 2015

In our classroom this week

Focus this week in our room:

Reading:working on comprehension and retelling from our reading, short and long vowels, learning to self correct mistakes when reading aloud, and reading stations in small groups

ELA- Our focus right now in October for writing is using great adverbs and adjectives in our writing. We are also working on more no excuse for 2nd graders list for our word work, and also word study lists have been added to your child's assignment sheet. We work with these in class, but please spend time on them at home as well.

Writing- We are also working on our final copies of a piece of writing

Science: Weather Unit

Social Studies: Conserving Natural Resources/ Caring for our Earth

Math-Topic 5 Place Value to 100

Upcoming Dates at Northside-

October 24th is Pumpkin Prance 5K race Please preregister if you can! This is a great event for the whole family!

If you are interested in volunteering for the Pumpkin Patch, please let me know!

Thank you all for coming in for fall conferences! If you were not able to come in at those dates and times, then contact me at school and I will be glad to find another time to meet with you.