The Daily Planet

2nd Grade News--December 15-19

Important Dates

  • Wednesday, December 17--Reading Nine Weeks Test
  • Thursday, December 18--Math Nine Weeks Test
  • Friday, December 19--Classroom Christmas Celebration
  • December 19th - January 6th--Winter Break

EARLY RELEASE FROM SCHOOL--FRIDAY, DECEMBER 19--1:05 P.M.

Class Christmas Celebrations

Each class will celebrate with a gift exchange. Boys need to bring a wrapped boy gift that is less than $3.50. Girls need to bring a wrapped girl gift that is less than $3.50. Remember to send $2 for each person in your family who will be eating pizza with us.


Please do not forget to send your pizza money by Wednesday, December 17th.

What Are We Learning This Week?

  • Reading: review for 2nd Nine Weeks Test
  • Work Word: digraphs /ng/, /ck/, and /ph/
  • Math: review for 2nd Nine Weeks Test
  • Social Studies: Christmas Around the World research
  • Writer's Workshop: Christmas-themed prompts and friendly letters

THERE WILL BE NO SPELLING TEST THIS WEEK! Just a little gift from our classroom to your home!

Homework Agenda:

  • Homework is collected on Friday mornings.


This week:
  • Read nightly for 15 minutes. Record this on your Reading Log with parent initials to get credit.

HOMEWORK RESOURCES--Review for 9 Nine Weeks Test