Second Grade News-Crestview

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Homework Folders

Homework folders will begin on Monday, October 19th. The directions for the folders will be included and a video will be shared with you via our website to guide you through the homework folder process. We will share the video link via e-mail on Monday.


Remember:

  • Homework folders will come home on Mondays and then should be returned each Monday.


Upcoming Crestview Events

  • MEA- No School- Thursday, Oct. 15 and Friday, Oct. 16.
  • Crestview PTSA Meeting- October 27, media center 5:30-7:00pm
  • Crestview Fitness Night- Thursday, November 12. More information will be coming at a later date.

Conferences

Thank you for attending fall conferences. It was a pleasure meeting with you and setting goals for your child this school year.

Fire Prevention Winner

Thank you to all of those students who entered the Fire Prevention poster contest. It was a very hard decision but unfortunately only one winner can be chosen.


The winner is:

Sophia Field


Congratulations!

Reading

In reading the students will continue to work on nonfiction text features during their independent reading time and in small group reading time.


Next week we will also continue to work on reading fiction stories. The students will be able to identify the following:

  • Characters
  • Setting
  • Problem
  • Resolution

Writing

This week we began our unit on Personal Narratives. During this unit we will continue to focus on the convections of writing such as:


  • Sentence Structure
  • Grammar
  • Punctuation
  • Spelling

Math

In math next week we will focus on:


  • Understanding place value


The students will be able to identify which numbers are in the ones, tens, and hundreds place.

Word Work

Word work starts on Monday, October 19. Each student has been given a pre-assessment to determine what sort they will start on. There word sort and activities to complete each week for homework will come home on Mondays in their homework folder.