Ms. Klein's Second Grade Newsletter
Monday, December 7, 2015
Target Vocabulary: attention, buddy, obeys, speech, enormous, safety, shocked, station
Phonics Skills: Compound word; schwa vowel sounds
Vocabulary Strategy: Root words
Comprehension Skill: Cause and effect - tell how one event makes another happen
Comprehension Strategy: Monitor/clarify - find ways t ofigure out what doesn't make sense
Writing Focus: Opinion writing - persuasive essay
We will continue Topic 8 Adding Two Digit Numbers and take our test at the end of the week. Next week we will start Topic 9 and hopefully get to our third lesson before break starts!
We are learning so much about nutrient and exercise! It was wonderful to take our field trip to Arrowhead Stadium and see how making good choices now in life will help us when we are older.
Black Bob Dates
Wednesday: Chipotle Night 50% of sales goes back to Black Bob!
Friday: School Spelling Bee
Thursday, Dec. 17: Winter Parties (PM)
Friday, Dec. 18: Last Day of School
Monday, Dec 21-Jan. 5 NO SCHOOL
Wednesday, Jan. 6 First Day Back to SCHOOL