2nd Grade Superstars!

Ms. Pullar & Mrs. Swenson - Week of February 8, 2016

Report Cards

Please remember to view your child's report card through the Home Access Center. Report cards open for viewing at 4:00pm on Monday. We will not be sending home a paper copy. For additional information please use this link: http://www.crsd.org/Page/31

Homework

Monday - Math 11-1, Read, Sign & return assessment envelope

Tuesday - Math 11-2, Spelling worksheet & Read
Wednesday - Math 11-3, Cursive pg. 110 & Read
Thursday - Read over the long weekend!


* Valentine's Day mailboxes and cards due by Thursday

What's New This Week?

Language Arts

Our lesson 18 focus story is My Name is Gabriela. Our essential question is "What makes a character interesting?". Phonics skills this week are long e sound for y, changing y to i, and the verb be. We will begin working on how to write interesting fictional stories!

Spelling Words of the Week - List # 18

happy pretty baby very puppy funny carry lucky only sunny penny city tiny many
Challenge words - sorry noisy


Test next week

Click here to go visit the Spelling City website for some fun practice: http://www.crsd.org/Page/16692

Math

ENVISIONS MATH - This week we will begin Topic 11 Geometry - a student favorite! These lessons have many vocabulary words that are important to master. Look for a vocabulary packet in your child’s R.H. folder, and please help them to review a few words each night!

FIRST IN MATH
Please continue to encourage your child to visit this website frequently. Thank you! www.firstinmath.com

Pennies For Patients

Rolling Hills Student Council is holding a Pennies For Patients fundraiser to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Please consider having your child bring in some coins to contribute to this worthwhile cause. Thank you to those families that have sent in contributions!

Mother Son with the Globetrotters on March 5th at the Sun Center in Trenton.

Parent’s Night Out: Join us for a great night of comedy fun on March 12th at 8:30 p.m. at the Comedy Cabaret. Enjoy a fun night out and raise funds for our school! Please see the flyer HERE.


Visit the Rolling Hills Home & School Association website for announcements and information http://www.rhhsa.org/


Please remember to send in your Boxtops for Education!

Reminders

Valentine's Day - We will celebrate on Thursday, February 11th with a small party consisting of heart-shaped soft pretzels and a juice box. If you choose to send in cards, please have one for every child in our class and please do not attach any candy or food. Thank you!

Family Math Night: Thursday, February 18, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Family Math Night for Grades 1-4 for those families that have registered in advance. This evening will include a variety of fun and interesting math games that you can participate in with your child. Please complete and hand in the form found HERE.

Science Fair: This year’s Science Fair will be March 31st! It is always a great night and we look forward to seeing all the wonderful projects.

Important Dates

2/12 & 2/15 - No School Teacher Inservice & Holiday

2/18 - 6:00 - 7:30 PM - Family Math Night (see link above)

2/27 - Happy Birthday Mackenzie!
3/14 - 6:30 PM 2nd Grade Literacy Night

3/31 - Science Fair

5/19 - 2nd Grade Field trip to Aquarium