2nd Grade Newsletter

December 11, 2015

What We Are Learning....

Reading - We will be learning about how specific images add meaning to a text. Also, we will be doing some activities with Christmas stories.

Writing - We will be finishing up our scientific writing unit this week. This involves an experiment building catapults for ping-pong balls and cotton balls.

Word Work/Spelling - No spelling words for the last week before winter break.

Grammar- We will learn about possessive nouns.

Math - We will be reviewing graphing next week.

Social Studies - Your child's teacher will let you know when they have scheduled the Early Georgians social studies test for their own class. They will have their interactive notebook to study and there will be a review uploaded to eCLASS. Please review with your child.

Upcoming Events and Reminders

December 16th Winter Break Party (afternoon)

December 21st - Jan. 6th Winter Break

Please go to MyPaymentsPlus.com to pay for the field trip. We still have a high number of students who have not paid!! We don't want to have to cancel our field trip to Fernbank.


It's time again for the Annual PMES Art Club Exhibit at the Hamilton Mill Library. Our exhibit will run from 12/4/15 - 1/5/15. We hope you and your family will stop by and see the Letter Art Exhibit from our awesome 4th and 5th grade Art Club members.

*** The Six Flags Reading Log - If your child reads for six hours before Feb. 12, then they can get a free ticket to Six Flags!!

Please remember to send in library books on your child's class library day. The class library days are:

Lord - Monday

Moore - Monday

Queen - Tuesday

Pendergast - Wednesday

Kamhout - Wednesday

Duncan - Thursday

Have a fabulous weekend!