SECOND GRADE NEWS

Mrs. Powell, Mrs. White, Mrs. Saylor

Writing

This nine weeks, and for the rest of the school year, we are reviewing the three types of writing we have learned this year. We will be writing narrative, opinion, and informational pieces throughout the rest of the school year. The content vocabulary words for April are opinion, narrative, informational, facts, opinion, character, setting, plot, fiction, non-fiction, concluding statement, topic, linking words, transition words, reasons, and belief.

Reading Must Knows

Each month we are learning a different reading strategy as a whole school. These strategies are called our "Reading Must Knows." The "Reading Must Knows" for this month are fact and opinion. Content vocabulary words for fact and opinion are fact, opinion, reasons, and information. Watch the video AT THE BOTTOM OF THE NEWSLETTER below with your child and discuss with them what the difference between fact and opinion is, and how it helps us to better understand what is being read.

Math

In math, we are learning about arrays, fractions, and odd and even. The content vocabulary words for math this month are odd, even, fraction, arrays, half, halves, thirds, fourths, and whole.

ELA

In ELA this month, we will be learning about formal and informal language, and reviewing collective nouns, common nouns, irregular plural nouns, and pronouns. In reading we will be learning about poems. We will be discovering how poems have rhythm, beats, repeated lines, and more. The content vocabulary words for reading this month are poem, phrases, rhythm, beats, alliteration, stanza, lines, and repeated lines. The content vocabulary words for ELA this month are collective noun, irregular plural noun, formal and informal language, and common nouns. Watch the video below with your child, and discuss the different elements of poetry.

Happy Birthday to Our April Campers!!

Charlie Springer - 2nd

Journey Bullington - 5th

Chloe Miller - 14th

Abby Moyer - 21st

Khloe Kidd - 22nd

Carroll County School System Communication!!!

School Messenger Message


Carroll County School System is proud to offer a new Application for Android and Apple smartphones. The “Carroll County School System” App. offers many great features, including convenient access to district and school calendars, Infinite Campus, the District website and much more! Below are the links to download the App. to your Apple or Android smartphone. Use the Settings icon to choose the school or schools you wish to follow. We hope you find this App. helpful in staying connected with the premier opportunities offered in Carroll County Schools!

Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/carroll-county-school-system/id1297082795?ls=1&mt=8


Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/detailsid=com.relianceco.cma.carrollcountyschools

News & Events Post


Carroll County School System Launches New Application for Smartphones

Carroll County School System recently released its new Application for Android and Apple smartphone users. The “Carroll County School System” App. offers many great features, including convenient access to district and school calendars, Infinite Campus, the District website and much more! Those wishing to download the App. may use the links provided below from their Apple or Android smartphone. Once the App. has been downloaded, Users can choose the school or schools they wish to follow by selecting the Settings icon within the App.

“We’re excited to offer Carroll County families an easy and convenient way to stay connected to the premier activities occurring throughout the District,” said Scott Cowart, Superintendent.

Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/carroll-county-school-system/id1297082795?ls=1&mt=8


Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/detailsid=com.relianceco.cma.carrollcountyschools

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The Carroll County School System App. is now available for download!

Click on the link below from your smartphone to download the App. and stay connected to the latest news and events throughout our District. You may also choose to follow specific schools by accessing the Settings icon within the App.

Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/carroll-county-school-system/id1297082795?ls=1&mt=8


Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/detailsid=com.relianceco.cma.carrollcountyschools


Education Galaxy

Please have your child go to Education Galaxy and work on ELA and math.

Class Dojo

If you have not signed up for Class Dojo, please sign up. Check you child's Class Dojo daily to see his or her behavior for the day. Also, be aware of class messages sent through Class Dojo.

Zearn

Zearn is a math web site. Your child's teacher has set the lessons. Your child's username is his or her lunch number, and the password is the first and last initials with the lunch number.

SPRING BREAK!!!!! Woo, hoo!!!

Monday, April 2nd, 8am to Friday, April 6th, 3pm

287 Rainey Road

Temple, GA

Mid-terms Go Home

Thursday, April 19th, 8am

287 Rainey Road

Temple, GA

Math Unit 5 Common Assessment

Tuesday, April 24th, 9am

287 Rainey Road

Temple, GA

PES's Run or Dye Race

Saturday, April 28th, 9am

287 Rainey Road

Temple, GA

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