March Newsletter

Mrs. Thesing's Second Grade

Language Arts

What are we working on this month:


  • Visualizing our stories
  • Themes
  • Similes
  • Contractions
  • R-Controlled Syllables
  • Apostrophes and Contractions
  • Summarizing
  • Suffixes (ly, ful, less)
  • Pronouns
  • Irregular Plurals
  • Quotation Marks Showing Dialogue
  • Idioms
  • Synonyms
  • Possessive Pronouns
  • Capitalization of Proper Nouns

Math

What are we working on this month:


  • Division Stories
  • Patterns in Doubles and Halves
  • Median of a Set of Data
  • Frequency Distributions
  • Identifying Fractions
  • Fractional Parts of Groups
  • Equivalent Fractions
  • Comparing Fractions
  • Fraction Number Stories

Science, Social Studies, and Health

Germs (Health)


  • Identifying what germs are
  • Knowing how germs enter your body
  • Discussing how we can prevent ourselves from getting sick
  • White blood cells and how they fight germs
  • Identifying community helpers and how they help us stay healthy


Skin (Health)



  • Environmental hazards and skin safety
  • Sun damage and protection



Exploring Earth (Social Studies)



  • All about location
  • Where we live
  • Land and water forms
  • Earth's resources
  • How we can change Earth