Week of December 15, 2014

In room 31

THIS WEEK IN 2ND GRADE

Unit 3 Week 1

Alvin Ailey Kids Dancing As a Team by Sharon Dennis Wyeth

Vocabulary

perform

proud

mood

remember

effort

Grammar

Action Verbs

Some action verbs show actions you can see= reads, walks, sings

Some action verbs tell about action that are hard to see= enjoys, thinks, feels


Abbreviations

Dr.

Mrs.

Mr.

Nov.

Phonics

r-controlled vowels (ir, er, ur)

shirt

hurt

herd

Comprehension Skill and Strategy

Summarize a non-fiction selection using visualization

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 the students will only be required to work for 30 min. on Dreambox. This 30 minutes can be broken up across the week however you and your student decide.


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


In your Friday Folder you will find your student's

Upcoming Events

Room 31 Holiday Party Dec. 17 1:30-2:30

Come join us and celebrate the holiday season! All parents are welcome. Look for more information on the classroom shutterfly page!


https://mrsswansonmrskhattars2ndgraders.shutterfly.com

December 22- January 5 Winter Break