2nd Grade Superstars!

Mrs. Swenson - Week of March 23, 2015

Homework

Monday - Math 13-1, Reading Worksheet & Spelling due Friday
Tuesday - Math 13-2 & Read
Wednesday - Math 13-3, Read & Cursive **send in 20 Dimes
Thursday -Math 13-4A, Read & Study Spelling List 20

What's New This Week?

Language Arts

Lesson 20 - Dex: The Heart of a Hero is our focus story. Skills this week include, compare/contrast, words with or/ore, and commas in a series. In writing, we are learning how to write Fictional Narratives. A specific focus is creating a "hook" in the beginning of our story!

Spelling Words of the Week - List #20

horn story fork score store corn morning shore short born tore forget for more

Challenge words - report force


Test on Friday 3/27

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 13 Measurement. We will be learning how to measure using inches, feet, yards, centimeters, meters and exploring area and perimeter!


FIRST IN MATH

Congratulations Isabelle, our First In Math winner last week! Please continue to encourage your child to visit this website frequently. Thank you! www.firstinmath.com

Mother-Son Event- Join us for a night of fun and pizza at Sky Zone on Monday April 6th! Tickets include bouncing and dinner! Check-in begins at 5:30 p.m. Pre-payment at the RHHSA store is required by March 27th.


Mother-Daughter Event- Passport to Paris: Enjoy a festive full dinner buffet, dessert, dancing and more at Brook Side Manor at Somerton Springs on Friday. April 17th. Pre-payment at the RHHSA store is required by March 27th.

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 and soda can tabs!

Reminders

School-wide BINGO on Friday!
Please send in a minimum of 20 dimes (in a plastic baggie with name) by Friday.
We will play a school-wide BINGO game at the end of the day on Friday, with PRIZES! All dimes, which will be used as markers during the games, will be donated to the Bucks County Homeless Shelter. Thank you for your support.
This is always such a fun event!

Scholastic Book Order

Wednesday, March 25th is the deadline for all Scholastic Book orders. Ordering online is easy - just following the directions on this link: http://www.crsd.org/Page/16684

Literacy Night

Once again, our Literacy Night was a success with many families participating in fun reading and poetry events! A big thank you shout out to the Chiarello family and Philadelphia Pretzel for donating the yummy soft pretzels! Also thank you Home & School for donating money to purchase the beach balls! For additional pictures please visit our class websit by clicking on this link: http://www.crsd.org/cms/Workspace/Section/Section.aspx?DomainId=1662

Important Dates

3/27 - Bingo fundraiser

3/30-4/3 - No School/Spring Break

4/6 - Mother/Son Night at Sky Zone - See above for tickets

4/17 - Mother/Daughter "Passport to Paris" at Brookside Manor - See above for tickets

5/7 - Field Trip to Adventure Aquarium