2nd Grade Superstars!
Week of December 8, 2014
Mrs. Morrison, Mrs. McLaren, Mrs. Wright
Monday -Math 6-3 & Read 10 min
Tuesday - Math 6-4 & Read 10 min
Wednesday - Math 6-5 A Worksheet & Read 10 min.
Thursday - Math 6-5, Study spelling & Read 10 min.
Friday - No homework
We love when our Conflict Mediator comes to visit monthly to teach us about Conflict Resolution skills. This month the topic was "Be AWESOME!"
What's New This Week?
Our main story selection this week is titled Jellies, and this is an informational text. In Lesson 10 our Essential Question is “How do you know if something is a fact or an opinion?” Target skills are fact & opinion, base words and suffixes -er, -est, and contractions.
In writing we will continue learning how to write to inform with instructions by writing a "How To" paper independently.
Words of the Week List #10
Spelling Journeys Lesson #10
l'm don't isn't can't we'll it's I've didn't
you're that's wasn't you've us them
Challenge: they're wouldn't
Test on Friday 12/12
The spelling concept this week is contractions. Click here to go visit the Spelling City website: http://www.crsd.org/Page/16692
The math concept for Topic 6 is Mental Addition and students will be required to mentally add mulitples of 10 to a two digit number, mentally add a two digit number and a one digit number, mentally add a two digit number to a two digit number, and use a hundred chart to add 2 digit numbers. The problem solving concept will be using number patterns to solve problems.
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. www.firstinmath.com