Second Grade News

Rasor Elementary Plano, Texas - January 19, 2015

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Upcoming Important Dates

  • January 19th - No School - MLK Day

  • January 29th - International Fair Night

  • January 30th - Circus of Kids Assembly during the day
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Homework: January 19th - 23rd

Your child's homework is posted in your child's ROCKET folder. Homework will be given to the students on Friday and then it is due by the following Friday.

Homework for this upcoming week is as follows:

Reading – at least 20 minutes nightly - initial in the box each day your child reads for at least 20 minutes. Also, remember to have them fillout their reading log

MathJanuary Monthly Math Booklet - Days 11-15

Spelling - Complete 3 spelling homework assignments and practice spelling the words each night. The test will be on Friday.

*Fluency passages - all classes are beginning the fluency passages for every student.

Fluency Passages

This week the students brought home a reading passage. You are to time your child reading the passage for 1 minute three different times. In between each reading, your child needs to practice reading the passage. The goal is to read the passage more fluently with each reading. They should be reading between 90 to 120 minutes with accuracy, expression, and fluency.
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Wall of Dreams -

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The Leader in Me

Mission Statement:

Developing Leaders One Child at a Time

Vision Statement:

To Live, to Love, to Learn, to Leave a Legacy

Seven Habits of Happy Kids

What are the 7 Habits:

  1. Be Proactive
  2. Begin with the End in Mind
  3. Put First Things First
  4. Think Win-Win
  5. Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood
  6. Synergize - Together is Better
  7. Sharpen the Saw

Second Grade Mission Statement

We Will

Be a leader by being

Engaged in learning

Always doing our best

Listening quietly

Earning starbucks

Always being polite

Doing the right thing by realizing that

Every habit is important in

Reaching our GOALS and becoming a Leader

AVID - Advancement Via Individual Determination

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Rasor Elementary

Rasor Elementary, with the community, will give us a safe, caring place to learn and reach our dreams.