Slice and Dice News

Mrs. Dufresne's Second Grade - September 8 - 11, 2015

Important Dates Coming Up!

Individual PICTURE DAY is Thursday, September 10th! If you wish to purchase pictures, please make sure to send in the ordering envelope and payment with your child on or before Thursday.

We will be celebrating International Dot Day on September 15th. Check out: for more information. Please have your child dress up in polka dots for that day if you can!

Wednesday, September 16th - the DIBELS fluency test for reading will be given and also a benchmark math test. These quick assessments give us a snapshot of your child's ability.

Thursday, September 17th - Book Fair (details will be coming)

Friday, September 25 - No School (professional development day for staff)

Please remember to send in $5 for your student's planner and the paperwork for the office if you haven't already.

Spelling Lists

Unit 1 Week 1

Friends Help Friends

Words with short a and short i

List 1 - has, rag, bag, six, kit, sat, had, him, pig, if, can, hit, why, for, help

List 2 - has, wag, bad, six, will, sat, had, fix, him, if, can, hit, why, for, help

List 3 - hasn't, snap, glad, slim, will, catch, hand, fixed, fits, if, can, hit, why, for, help

If your child is on list 3 and needs more of a challenge, they may choose to do the bonus vocabulary words instead. Bonus words: actions, afraid, depend, nervously, peered, perfectly, rescue, and secret.