Week of January 19, 2015

In room 31

THIS WEEK IN 2ND GRADE

Unit 3 Week 4

Click, Clack, Moo Cows that Type

Vocabulary

demand

emergency

furious

impatient

neutral

sincerely

Grammar

The Verb Have

Book Titles

Phonics

r-controlled vowels (or,oar, ore)

north, fort

roar, board

more, tore

Comprehension Skill and Strategy

Strategy: Visualize

Skill: Cause and Effect

Writing

Informational Writing

Last week we read a few short biographies of Martin Luther King Jr. and took notes. This week we will use the notes from our research to write our own biographies of Martin Luther King Jr.

Math

Place Value, Counting and Comparison of Numbers to 1,000


Here are some helpful resources for this new Unit of Study


http://www.lpssonline.com/uploads/Gr2Mod3videos.pdf

Science

Motion and Simple Machines

Pushes and Pulls

Homework

This week for math students will need to log into Dreambox or Compass Learning for 30 min. total for the week.


On the homework page are directions for this week's family project assignment!


Here is the homework page link http://sbsd.schoolwires.net/Page/1870


Here is the link to last week's reading test. If you would like to see the questions that your student missed (marked on the paper sent home in homework folder).

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1nX-iWBptutTpHuQYwPVAV9lTAtCJQbX2Z1BombLVufw/viewform?usp=send_form

Upcoming Events

MAP test Reading

January 22, 2015 10:35 am

PTA Bingo Night

January 22, 2015 5:30 pm

MAP test Math

January 29, 2015 10:35 am

Digital Dash

Feb. 6th

2nd Grade Spring Performance

Feb. 9, 2015 8:35 am