Welcome to 2nd Grade!
I am glad you are in my class and look forward to getting to know you!
Items needed for the classroom:
stapler (for workroom helper basket)
dip in the bucket and treasure chest items such as: fun pencils, erasers, stickers, small note pads, bookmarks, any $1 items from Target or the dollar store
April 24-28: Book Fair Week
April 28: Progress reports go home
May 7-12: 3rd & 4th Grade STAAR Testing/Closed Campus
May 15: Field Day
May 22-26: Science Camp Week
May 29: Memorial Day/School Holiday
May 30: 2nd Grade Picnic 12:15
June 1: Last day of school/early release
7:50 First bell rings, announcements
10:05-10:30 Math/Working Snack
10:30-12:15 Language Arts
1:00-1:45 Language Arts
2:20-2:55 Social Studies
3-Digit Addition & Subtraction Review
plant and animal environments:
garden, woods, food chains
The weekly homework packet is passed out on Mondays and is due on Friday.
Students should be reading a minimum of 20 minutes each night and recording the title of the book read on the homework recording sheet. Please make sure your child records the title themselves. Parents, please make sure to initial each night that your child completes their reading.
Studying math facts is required nightly as part of weekly homework. A parent initial is required each night.
Math fact practice should be about 5 to 10 minutes and includes anything that requires the student to work on math facts. Some examples include:
- store bought flashcards
- homemade flashcards
- printed math fact worksheet
- math fact games
- parent verbally calls out a fact and student answers
-apps or online games
Please help your child practice their word study words each week. Students who miss 4 or more words on their word study check will need to practice the words during fun Friday centers.
Homework Pass: when a student has earned a no homework pass, please staple the pass to the homework and turn it in on Friday.
Homework is due Friday morning and a completion grade will be given. 10 points will be deducted for every day that homework is late. A 0 will be given after the third day it is late.
Word Study List 4/24/17
(inflectional ending -ed)
rained, asked, cleaned, bumped, loaded, wanted, watched, picked, lived, walked
research, multiplication, evidence, information, visual