2nd Grade Newsletter

March 18, 2016

Here's what we are working on...

Reading - We will be learning about different types of poems.

Math - We will be learning about subtracting numbers within 1,000 using the strategies number line, decomposing (expanded form), and base ten. We will then move to word problems with addition and subtraction within 1,000.

Writing - We will be reviewing and writing a small moment personal narrative.

Social Studies - We will be learning about famous Georgians like Jackie Robinson, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Jimmy Carter starting 3/25.

Grammar - We will learn about simple and compound sentences.

Spelling/Word Study - This set of spelling words will be tested on March 31st. We will be doing the word families ie and eigh. The anchor words are weigh, eight, field, and piece.

The sight words are good, sentence, man, think, say, great, where, help, through, much.

Fernbank Field Trip

We enjoyed our trip to Fernbank today. Ask your child to tell you all about it!!

Upcoming Events and Reminders

Mar. 22nd - Picture Day

Apr. 1st - 8th - Spring Break

Picture times for each class:

Duncan: 10:42 AM

Kamhout: 9:54 AM

Lord: 9:42 AM

Moore: 11:42 AM

Pendergast: 10:18 AM

Queen: 10:06 AM

Please remember to send in library books on your child's class library day. The class library days are:

Lord - Monday

Moore - Monday

Queen - Tuesday

Pendergast - Wednesday

Kamhout - Wednesday

Duncan - Thursday

Have a fabulous weekend!!