Second Grade News

Oct. 10, 2015

Events for this Week

Monday

  • This is Celebrate Education Week. Parents may visit from 2:00-3:00 PM on Monday. If you choose to come in at this time you will be coming in and seeing half of a spelling lesson and a writing lesson.

Thursday

  • Celebrate Education Week-Parents may come in from 9:00-9:45 am to observe reading instruction.

Friday

  • 9:00 am-10:00 am Field trip to the Quarry
  • 1:30 Plumstead Quarry Representatives will be speaking with the children about what they saw.
  • Braydan is our Top Dog of the Week. His parents will be reading to the class.

Ask Your Child About

  • What was the problem in the story Rashee and the 7 Elephants?
  • What Math Strategy did you learn this week? (Using doubles to add math facts)
  • Which friend do you choose to write about?

We are learing about

Reading

  • Reading the book Dear Mr. Blueberry
  • Different genres
  • Reading phrases fluently

Math

  • Subtraction facts
  • Fact Families
  • Name collection

Writing

  • Revising, editing and publishing

Science

  • Fossils

Social Studies

  • Community leaders

Spelling

Homework

Monday

Spelling Tic Tac Toe

Home Link 2.6

Tuesday

Spelling Tic Tac Toe

Home Link 2.7

For this homework the kids are asked to cut out Fact Triangles. They don't need to do this. The kids have the Fact Triangles in the pencil pouch in their binder. We will be keeping them in their binder. Please use them at home to practice Math facts

Wednesday

Spelling Tic Tac Toe

Extra Math

Thursday

Study Spelling Words

Math Home Link 2.9

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