This Week in 2nd Grade
Reading: This week we are reading “Grandpa’s Corner Store.” Study guides for the test will go home on Thursday. Please go over them and read the story with your child to help prepare for the test. Test will be on Friday. Vocabulary words for this selection are :
tingle–to have a slight stinging feeling
huddled–to crowd together
construction–the act of building something
aisles–the space between two rows or sections of something
Language Arts: We will be learning about contractions this week. Test will be on Friday.
Spelling: open, humid, until, person, cancel, fuel, begin, wagon, number, minus. Challenge: continue, dial, united, radio, moment
Religion: We will be learning about the story of the Good Samaritan and the Corporal Works of Mercy.
Science: We started a new chapter today on how habitats change. We will be learning how weather and pollution changes habitats.
Math: We are practicing subtracting 1 and 0 facts. Fact test will be on Friday. We will also be learning about a.m. and p.m., dozen and half dozen, and adding three two-digit numbers.