Second Grade Newsletter Week of Dec. 5-9, 2022

READING:   Anansi Goes Fishing

 

VOCABULARY: lazy, justice, weave, delicious, today, whatever, finally,
                tomorrow

 

SPELLING (compound words): basketball, someone, weekend, something, birthday, riverbank, bathtub, backyard, driveway, bedtime, raindrop, mailbox, grandparent, rattlesnake, earthquake                         

 

ENGLISH Chapter 3

 

MATH:  Math facts, measuring and drawing line segments, story problems,

congruent shapes, venn diagrams, graphing

 

RELIGION:  Advent

 

SOCIAL STUDIES:  Christmas Around the World

 

Friday Tests:  math, spelling, and reading

  •  Progress reports will be sent home on Friday in the  Friday folder.


**  2B will be doing the Mass on Thursday, December 8 for the Immaculate Conception.   Please make sure your child is in the classroom by 7:45 a.m.
You are all invited to join us at Mass! 

Second Grade Newsletter Week of Dec. 5-9, 20222022-12-02T07:31:29-05:00

Second Grade Newsletter Week of November 28- December 2, 2022

Newsletter: November 28 – Dec, 2, 2022

 

READING:   Dear Juno

 

VOCABULARY: persimmons, photograph, envelope, answer, parents, faraway,
                                smudged

 

SPELLING (long o sounds): goat, hold, show, most, bowl, float, toast, ago,
                                                        open, told, toad, slow, almost, throat, hollow

 

ENGLISH:  Finishing chapter 2

 

MATH:  Math facts, venn diagrams, identifying a.m. and p.m., identifying noon and midnight, identifying dozen and half dozen, adding three two-digit numbers, reading a thermometer to the nearest 2 degrees Fahrenheit

 

RELIGION Advent

 

SOCIAL STUDIES:  Christmas Around the World

 

Friday Tests:  math, spelling, and reading

 Clay County food donations are due by Nov. 30th.

Second Grade Newsletter Week of November 28- December 2, 20222022-11-18T17:37:02-05:00

Second Grade News – Thanksgiving Week Nov. 21-22, 2022

READING, SPELLING, AND ENGLISH:  Various Thanksgiving activities

 

MATH:  Math facts, shapes, addition/subtraction

 

RELIGION Prayers/Reflections

SCIENCE: Physics

 

Second grade will NOT have any tests next week.

 

Second grade will  NOT have homework club next week (Nov. 21-22).

**** Monday, November 21 –  Dress Down Day 

**** Tuesday, November 22 – School will go to church. Wear school uniform.

 

** VERY IMPORTANT:    Wednesday, November 23 is an E-Learning Day.  A packet of work will be sent home with your child on Tuesday.  All of the work in the packet MUST be completed and turned in the Monday after Thanksgiving
(November 28th).  This packet of work will be graded.

 

Have a blessed Thanksgiving!

Second Grade News – Thanksgiving Week Nov. 21-22, 20222022-11-15T10:44:47-05:00

Second Grade Newsletter Week of November 14-18, 2022

READING:   Pearl and Wagner Two Good Friends

 

VOCABULARY: electricity, robot, trash, wad, guess, village, pretty

 

SPELLING (long e words):  read, feel, easy, deep, seat, party, wheel, leave, windy, sleep, teeth, team, wreath, season, eagle

 

ENGLISH: Chapter 2 – Nouns

 

MATH:  drawing line segments, locating points on a line, polygons and naming angles of a polygon, associative property of addition, naming a fractional part of a set

 

RELIGION The Church Year

 

SCIENCE: Physics

Friday Tests:  math, spelling, and reading

 

**  Monday Clay County Food Collection begins.  Food can be brought in from Nov. 14 – 30th.  Please only send what your child can carry each day.  They can slowly fill up their boxes.

Second Grade Newsletter Week of November 14-18, 20222022-11-07T14:13:24-05:00

Second Grade News – Week of November 7-11, 2022

READING:  Gooseberry Park

 

VOCABULARY: arthritis, heroic, tend, query

 

SPELLING: squirrel, collection, treasure, animal, friends, bat, dog, children, risk, nest, busy, babies

 

ENGLISH: Chapter 2 – Nouns

 

MATH:  adding 2-digit numbers with regrouping, symmetry, word problems, dimes/nickels, pennies, math facts

 

RELIGION:  Confirmation (Sacrament)

 

SCIENCE: Physics

 

Thursday Tests:  math, spelling (no reading test)

 

Tuesday – Make-up Picture Day (If your child is getting a retake, please make sure  your child brings his/her uniform in a bag, so they can change into it after they get their picture taken.

 

Wednesday – November Dress Down Day (no shorts)

Thursday – TESTS
Friday – NO SCHOOL – VETERANS’ DAY

Second Grade News – Week of November 7-11, 20222022-11-02T15:50:24-04:00

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 31-November 4, 2022

READING:   We will be reading Gooseberry Park by Cynthia Rylant for the next few weeks.  The children will complete activities in class.  They will not have a written test on the book.

 

VOCABULARY: collection, conversation, remorse, rescue

 

SPELLING: acorn, crab, hobby, home, idea, park, remorse, rescue, sign
            watch, weasel, wonder

 

ENGLISH: Chapter 2 – Nouns

 

MATH:  math facts and review of previous skills with various activities.

RELIGION:  The Church Year

 

SCIENCE: Physics

  NOTES:  Friday Tests:  math, spelling

  Monday, Oct. 31 Halloween parade and party. The parade will be in the morning.  IF your child is wearing a costume, he/she should be wearing the costume upon arrival at school carrying a change of clothes in a bag that has his/her name clearly marked on it. Please adhere to the guidelines Mrs. Davis has mentioned in previous emails and newsletters.  The parties will take place later in the day.

  •  Monday, Oct. 31 –  No homework club 
  • Tuesday, Nov. 1  – All Saints Day Mass.  Please have your child at school by
    7:50 a.m.

        * Thursday, Nov. 3 – No school – Parent/ Teacher conferences.


 

 

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 31-November 4, 20222022-10-28T06:18:53-04:00

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 24-28, 2022

 

READING:   One Good Turn Deserves Another

 

VOCABULARY:  groaned, creature, armadillo, snorted, grateful

 

SPELLING (long a):  main, wait, say, away, play, raise, brain, paint, stay,
                        today, tray, tail, everybody, sorry

 

ENGLISH: Start chapter 2 – Nouns

 

MATH:  Identifying similarities and differences among coins, counting nickels, writing the date using digits, bar graphs, venn diagrams, and ordering 2-digit numbers

 

RELIGION:  Rosary

 

SCIENCE: Physics

 

Friday Tests:  math, spelling, and reading

**  Monday – Dismiss at 11:30 (Teacher Inservice)
**   Friday – Report cards go home

 

Friday, October 28 – 2C will be doing the Mass.

Please have your child in the classroom by 7:45 a.m.
You are welcome to join us at the church at 8:10 a.m.

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 24-28, 20222022-10-17T15:23:31-04:00

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 17-21, 2022

 

READING:   The Bremen Town Musicians

 

VOCABULARY: mill, excitement, musician, robbers, monsters, pleasant

 

SPELLING (plurals):  note, notes, lunch, lunches, story, stories, tune, tunes,
                        switch, switches, baby, babies, crumbs, supplies, holidays

 

ENGLISH Finish chapter 1 -Sentences

 

MATH:  story problems, math facts, compare fractional parts of a whole, measure to the nearest inch, trade pennies for dimes, add 10 to a two-digit number

 

RELIGION:  Rosary

 

SCIENCE: Physical properties of matter

 

Friday Tests:  math, spelling, and reading


Thursday $5 Clay County Dress Down Day

** 2B will be in charge of the Mass on Friday, Oct.21.
Please have your child in the classroom by 7:45.
Mass will begin at 8:10.  You are welcome to go to the church
and join us for Mass!

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 17-21, 20222022-10-10T13:35:33-04:00

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 10-14, 2022

 

READING:   Scarcity

 

VOCABULARY: hurricanes, resources, scarcity, scarce, trade-off

 

SPELLING (r-controlled vowels):  her, person, nurse, dirt, turn, birth, serve,
                                    curb, curl, skirt, purse, turtle, whole, enough

 

ENGLISH:  subjects and verbs

 

MATH:  story problems, thermometer, math facts, measuring (inches),
Lines (horizontal, vertical, oblique), add 10 to a number, pairs, dimes/pennies, tally marks, number families, graphs

 

RELIGION Rosary

 

SCIENCE:  Physical Properties of Matter

 

Friday Tests:  math, spelling, and reading
    

 

Tuesday, Oct. 11 We will be having Mass with Bishop Brennan.

Friday, Oct. 14 Gym Jam – wear your PE uniform and bring
                                  a cold lunch and drink.  No hot lunches.

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 10-14, 20222022-10-04T06:07:12-04:00

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 3-7, 2022

READING:   Abraham Lincoln

 

VOCABULARY: noticed, honest, lawyer, fault

 

SPELLING (contractions): didn’t, it’s, aren’t, he’s, I’m, who’s, can’t, isn’t, she’s, haven’t, I’ll, hadn’t, worst, great

 

ENGLISH Types of Sentences continues
          

 

MATH:  math facts, graphing, counting dimes and pennies, time (half past),
fact families, story problems, fractions (½, ¼, ⅛), tally marks, temperature,
line segments

 

SOCIAL STUDIES:  Community and State Governments

 

RELIGION:  Rosary

 

Friday Tests:  math, spelling, and reading

  • 2A will be doing the Mass on Friday, Oct. 7.  You are welcome to attend the Mass with us!   Mass starts at 8:10 a.m.  Please have  your child at school by 7:45 in the morning that day. Thanks!
  • Wednesday will be an October Dress Down Day!

 

Second Grade Newsletter Week of October 3-7, 20222022-09-29T11:48:01-04:00
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