Week of September 22, 2014

In room 31

THIS WEEK IN 2ND GRADE Language Arts

Unit 1 Week 3

Their Native Tongue

Vocabulary

ancestors, heritage, reclaim, native, local, traditions

Grammar

The subject of a sentence.

The subject of a sentence is the person, place, thing, or idea that is doing or being something.

Phonics

silent e for long a

cake, late, taste, tame etc.

Reading Strategy and Skill

Strategy: Summarize- retelling the main idea of the story using their own words
Skill: Identify Main Idea and Details

High-frequency words

English

language

understand

Math

Sums and differences to 20

Writing

In writing we are adding to our "tool box." Each lesson is packed with new strategies for students to try out. It is so exciting to see your child's writing improve and come alive. continue to study the 6+1 traits. This week we will be learning about the importance of transition words in writing as well as learning to stretch our sentences to pack them full of detail.

Social Studies

The Land Around Us

Maps

Homework

Please see the website for this week's special project!


Here is the homework page link http://sbsd.schoolwires.net/Page/1870

Upcoming Events

Parent Technology Night - Monday September 22nd

October 7th Picture Day!