Simply Second

Week of October 11th

Curriculum Connections

Reader's Workshop - Comparing/contrasting versions of fairytales

Writer's Workshop - Revisions

Math - Data analysis

Science - Building with Matter

Humanities - Cornerstone Presentations

CogAT Testing

Next week your child will be administered CogAT. This test will assess your child's abilities in reasoning and problem solving. To help your child do their very best, please make sure they receive a full nights rest and a healthy breakfast. Test results will be sent home next month.


Boosterthon was a huge success! The students enjoyed meeting daily class goals and participating in the FUNRUN. Thanks again for your support with this fundraiser and please don't forget to return your donation envelope!

Box Tops

Help earn extra money for Dove Elementary PTA by purchasing products with the BoxTops for Education labels. Just cut off the labels, attach them to a BoxTop form and return it to your child's teacher on or before the 31st.

Report Cards

Friday marks the end of the first nine weeks! Report cards will be updated and ready for you to view on Skyward by Wednesday, October 19th.

Looking Ahead

October 14th - End of the 1st nine weeks

October 17th-19th - CogAT testing for all 2nd graders

October 31st - Turn in BoxTops for October

November 3rd - Early release for all students