Mrs. Hamilton's 2nd Grade Class
April 24, 2015
Late Yearbook Orders
Important Information For Next Week
Mark your Calendar!
May 27th: 2nd Grade End of the Year Pizza Party
May 29th: Last Day of School
Next Week's Specials
Monday 4/27- Day 3: Art and Library
Tuesday 4/28- Day 4: P.E.
Wednesday 4/29- Day 5: Music
Thursday 4/30- Day 6: Art
Friday 5/1- Day 1: P.E.
We are Learning...
Math: We will begin our unit on money!! We will practice counting real money. Next up...measurement. Students will be measuring objects using nonstandard and standards units of measure.
Writing: We will continue our nonfiction writing unit. Students will write informative/explanatory text in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement or section. Students will be taking notes from different resources as they research and gather information for their book.
Science: We will plant wheatgrass seeds on Monday! We will also begin a new unit on life cycles. Next week we will be getting chicken eggs and we will watch them through their life cycle!!! The kids are SUPER EXCITED!!! We will also be focusing on the life cycles of of other plants and animals. We will observe the changes in plants and animals throughout their life cycles including details of their body plan, structure and timing of growth, reproduction and death.