This Week in 2nd Grade
♥Valentine’s Day party money is due this Friday February 8th. Please send $2 in cash with your child if you have not done so already.♥
Reading/Language Arts: We started a new unit today. Our new unit is Look Again and is all about animals and camouflage. The selection for this week is Animal Camouflage. Vocabulary words are camouflage, pretenders, mimicry, surroundings. We will also be learning about pronouns, plural nouns, synonyms, and antonyms. Test over the selection and pronouns will be on Friday.
Spelling: hoop, tooth, mood, igloo, soon, bloom, food, room, pooch, pool, noodle, rooster, and school. All children have challenge words this week.
Math: Fact test over subtracting 0, 1, and 2 facts on Wednesday. Written test and 100 addition fact test on Thursday. Remember to practice facts at home.
Religion: We are learning about prayer. A paper will go home on Tuesday with prayers your child needs to know.
Social Studies: We started a new unit today called Our Past. This week we will be learning about Native Americans and Christopher Columbus.