2nd Grade Superstars!
Week of January 4, 2016
Mrs. Morrison, Mrs. McLaren, Mrs. Wright
Monday - Math 8-5, Read
Tuesday - Math 8-6A Worksheet, Read
Wednesday - Math 8-6, Read
Thursday -Math 8-7, study spelling list 14, Read
What's New This Week?
American Education Week
o Tuesday, January 19 - Parent Visitations, 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
o Wednesday, January 20 - Parent Visitations, 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
o Thursday, January 21 - Parent Visitations, 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
o Friday, January 22 - Parent Workshops
9:30-11:00 Language Arts
1:00-1:45 Specials (T-Gym W-Library Th-Art)
1:45-2:00 Read A-loud/Snack
Our main story selection this week is titled Helen Keller and this is another informational text. In Lesson 14 our Essential Question is “How do you know when story ideas are important?” Target skills are fluency (natural pauses), proper nouns, long 0 (o,oa,ow), and main ideas.
In writing we will be learning how to write to persuade.
Words of the Week List #14
Spelling Journeys Lesson #14own most soap float both know loan goat flow loaf throw coach so grow
Challenge: swallow ocean
Test on Friday 1/8
The spelling concept this week is words with o, ow, oa. Click here to go visit the Spelling City website: http://www.crsd.org/Page/16692
We will continue with the concept for Topic 8, adding two digit numbers in the ones and tens columns. Tricky, tricky as we add numbers with regrouping. We say a chant that helps us, please ask your child what it is!
FIRST IN MATH
Keep up with the great work on the First in Math website. This is a wonderful activity to help strengthen your child's math skills on different levels and provide enrichment. www.firstinmath.com
Please consider joining the Home and School Association if you haven't yet this year. With your membership dollars, the H&S is able to fund important programs for the children including... • School Assemblies and Author Visits • Curriculum Nights • Assignment Books • Young Author Books • Halloween and Field Day Supplies. You do not need to attend meetings because you are a member and committees are optional.
THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
Visit the Rolling Hills Home & School Association website for announcements and information http://www.rhhsa.org/
The three clearance forms can be found at these links:
Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151)
FBI Federal Criminal History Record (Act 114): Visit www.pa.cogentid.com for information and locations of fingerprint sites.
The Council Rock Volunteer Disclosure Form can be found at this LINK.
Detailed information on volunteer clearances can be found at this LINK.
1/15 - Dress Alike Spirit Day
1/18 Monday - No School
1/29 Friday - Father Daughter Dance http://www.crsd.org/domain/2274
3/14 Monday - 2nd Grade Literacy Night 6:30 PM
5/19 Thursday - 2nd Grade Field trip to Aquarium