Beattie 2nd Grade Newsletter

September 2015


Hello and welcome to the Beattie 2nd grade newsletter. We will be sending out a monthly newsletter that will contain information on what your student is learning. If you ever have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us by email at any time, or by phone after school or during our plan time (9:45am-10:35am).

Thank you,

Mrs. Blake

Mrs. Friesen

Mrs. Martin

What Your Child Is Learning:

Reading/Word Work:


*short vowels, two-letter blends, one and two syllable words

*word endings such as s, es, ed, and ing

Reading Comprehension:

*characters, setting, and events in a story

*key details in a story


*personal narratives (true stories about yourself)

*answering a constructed response question

*friendly letter

*complete sentences with subject and predicate


*addition and subtraction strategies and concepts

*relating addition and subtraction

*students must be able to explain the process they used to solve a problem

Integrated Studies:

*science- lifecycle of a butterfly and plant

*social studies- we the community

*health- drug danger

Upcoming Events

September 2nd- Parent Information Night at Beattie (5:30pm)

September 7th- Labor Day- NO SCHOOL

September 9th- Picture Day

September 11th- Beattie T-Shirt Orders Due

September 18th- Beattie PTO Fun-D Night (5:30-7:30pm)

September 24th- Beattie Skate Night (6:00-8:00pm)

September 29th- PLC DAY Dismiss at 1:33

October 2nd- Plum Creek Literacy Festival Field Trip

October 6th & 8th- Parent Teacher Conferences (3:00-7:00pm)

October 9th- Elementary Plan Day- NO SCHOOL