Second Grade News

Rasor Elementary - Plano, Texas

March 14, 2016

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WELCOME BACK!

We hope that you had a wonderful and relaxing Spring Break. We were very excited to see the students Monday morning. Your child came home with spelling words and fluency passage for this week. Please make sure and check their folders.
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Homework - March 14th - 18th

Reading – at least 30 minutes nightly - initial in the box each day your child reads for at least 30 minutes. Please remember to initial your child's folder.


Math – March Math Book - Days 6-10 - please take time to go over the questions with your child. It is so important that they are completing the questions correctly. We will take the February Math book out this Friday.


Spelling - Study words and complete 2 spelling activities - the patterns are very hard this week. Please work on them every night. Break them up into sets and study one type of words each night.


High Frequency Words - practice reading and spelling the 1st and 2nd 100 Words.


Fluency Passage - Read the passage three times this week. Read it once and time if for one minute. Practice the passage and then read it a second time for one minutes. Practice and read it a third time. Hopefully, each time the words per minute have increased.

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Upcoming Important Dates

Tuesday, March 15th - PBS celebration


Thursday, March 17th - Family Fun Night


Friday, March 18th - End of the 9 Weeks Spirit Celebration


Friday - March 25th - No School - Bad Weather Day - Good Friday


Friday - April 15th - Outdoor Learning Center Field Trip - two classes morning, two classes afternoon


Notice of Field Trip - Monday, April 25th - Sharkarosa in Pilot Point - mark your calendars

Field Day Shirts

Field Day 2016 Pixel Mania is approaching.


T-shirt order forms have gone home with your kids. Order forms AND money are due by March 30th to your homeroom teacher.

Shirts are $5 for sizes youth small – Adult XL. XXL are $6 and XXXL are $7.


Each grade level will wear the following color shirts:


Kindergarten – yellow

1st Grade – purple

2nd Grade – orange

3rd Grade – Green

4th Grade – Blue

5th Grade - Red


Parents, you are also welcome to purchase a shirt if you would like one!

Here is a link to the order form if you need a new one:

www.tinyurl.com/rasorfielddayshirt2016

Volunteers

We would like to let you know that we would love for you to volunteer in 2nd grade. We can always use parents to help in so many ways. If you are interested in helping in your child's classroom, email your child's teacher. We love to have parents here working with our kids and helping us.

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