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Mrs. Thompson's 2nd Grade, Paramount Elementary

Student of the Week

Milo T. is a special part of our classroom community. His favorite school subject is reading and his favorite book is "Frog and Toad Are Friends." After school, Milo likes to play outside with his baby brother, Blair, and his dogs, Rudy and Sadie.

We're going to the zoo! We're going to the zoo! We're going to see the animals! We're going to the zoo!

Our end-of-year field trip to the Nashville Zoo will be on Tuesday, May 31st. The cost will be $15/student to cover travel expenses. Students will need to bring a packed lunch with a drink. Don't forget to wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather!


Write your vocabulary words three times each.


Write sentences using each vocabulary word.


Use your vocabulary words to make a word search puzzle.


Have somebody at home give you a practice test on your vocabulary words.


Read to somebody at home for 15 minutes.

This Week's Vocabulary

  • life-cycle
  • chrysalis
  • butterfly
  • pupa
  • seed
  • stem
  • seedling
  • root
  • cocoon
  • caterpillar
  • pollinate

[Extra] Practice Makes Perfect

In addition to nightly homework assignments, check out the sites below to help fine-tune those skills! (See your student's agenda for login information.)