Second Grade News

Week of May 16-20

A Note From Miss Marshall

  • Please look for information coming home next week about our End of the Year Celebration. The celebration will take place May 24 from 5:00 until 6:00.

  • Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns!
  • Hope you have a great week!

Important Dates

May 17th- Second Grade Music Program

May 24th- End of the Year Celebration

May 26th- Last Day of School/ Early Dismissal

Second Grade Musical

Your students are anxiously preparing for their upcoming program on Tuesday, May 17th .

Here are a few hints to help prepare for the big day.

Time: 7:00 pm (students should arrive at 6:30, please do not comeearlier as the building will not be open before 6:30)

Where: Norwood Cafeteria (students will assemble in the music room no earlier than 6:30)

Attire: All students are to wear brown and/or black clothing to become our “Wild Things”

If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Hillyard.

879-7642 ext. 3111

Specials This Week

Monday: Computer

Tuesday: Music

Wednesday: Art

Thursday: Gym

Friday: Computer & Library

What's Going On This Week?

Language Arts


  • We will discuss central message in fairy tales and fables. We will also discuss point of view.

Writing Workshop:

  • Students are nominating a book to win an award. Examples of awards students have created are "Most Detailed Book", "Best Pictures", and "Best Cover". If your child would like to bring in a book from home to use during Writing Workshop, feel free to send to school with your child. Lessons this week include making comparisons, writing introductions and conclusions, punctuation, and keeping the elaboration going.


    Our module 9 post test is currently scheduled for Monday 5/16. Lessons this week will focus on investigating 3D shapes, making 3D shapes, extending the count on strategy for 3 digit numbers, and adding two & three digit numbers.

    Social Studies

    We will learn about bodies of water. Students will also create their own map including landforms and bodies of water. We will also discuss the positive and negative effects on the environment. We will also discuss various cultures.