Second Grade News

May 8, 2016

Events for May

Friday, May 13

Gayman Day Assembly-1:30-3:00 PM

Saturday, May 14

Spring Fair

Friday, May 20

Spring Instrument Concert 9:30 am

Monday, May 23

Field Trip to Keswick Theater 9:00 am

Friday, May 27

Field Day

Tuesday, May 31

Second Grade Spotlight Concert 5:45 PM

Curriculum for the Week

Reading

  • Read the book Keep the Lights Burning Abbie
  • Character traits
  • Main Idea and details

Math

  • Unit 10 test

Writing

  • Acrostic poetry

Social Studies

  • Visual Discovery

Spelling-Sort 31-See Spelling City for practice games

https://www.spellingcity.com/view-spelling-list.html?listId=12786168

Math test on Friday

We will be taking the Unit 10 Math test on Friday.

Topics covered will include:

(Corresponding math journal pages, math boxes, and Home Link examples are referenced for your review. Please also refer to the information provided on Everydaymathonline.com using your child’s login)

SECURE: Read and write 4-digit numbers

DEVELOPING: Place value to ten-thousands (pages 228 box 2, 258 # 2-6 )

SECURE: Write numbers for base-10 block representation (pages 245 box 1, 256 box 1 )

SECURE: Add/Subtract 10 or 100 with 3-digit numbers (pages 239 box 3, 244 box 4 )

SECURE: What’s My Rule tables (pages 244 box 3, 252 box 3, 257 box 3 )

DEVELOPING: Estimate total cost of shopping with ballpark estimates (pages 228 box 5, 233 box 2, 242 box 2, 243, 247, HL 10.5 )

SECURE: Find exact cost of shopping with a calculator

(pages 235 #5, 243, 247 )

DEVELOPING: Find change without a calculator (pages 228 box 4, 245 box 2, 247, 256 box 2, 259 box 2, HL 10.6)

SECURE: Exchange coins (page 239 box 1)

SECURE: Write money amounts in decimal notation (page 228 box 3)

SECURE: Draw coin and bill combinations for money amounts (pages 228 box 6, 231, 244 box 1, 245 box 4)

DEVELOPING: Color a thermometer to show °F (pages 233 box 3, 242 box 3, 245 box 3, 259 box 3)

Homework

Monday

Fluency Sheet

Home Link

Spelling page 27

Tuesday

Fluency Sheet

Home Link

Spelling page 28

Wednesday

Fluency Sheet

Study for Math test

Spelling page 29

Thursday

Fluency Sheet

Study for spelling test

Study for Math test