This Week in 2nd Grade
Back to School Night is this Thursday, August 29 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Come and see what we have done so far this year.
Reading: We are starting our first selection in our reading books this week. Our first unit theme is Kindness and this week’s selection is “Because of You.” There will be a test over the selection on Friday; however, it will not be for a grade. This first test will be a practice so that the students can see what a 2nd grade reading test is like before they are graded on it. Vocabulary words for this selection are: care, feelings, kind, precious, and share.
Spelling: Weekly spelling homework will be given out every Monday and is due on Friday. Please help your child complete the spelling tic-tac-toe activities and initial the boxes when the activities are completed.
Spelling words: mild, care, pilot, lady, bake, time, sale, ride, able, kind, apron, final, quite, quiet, share
Language Arts: We writing about acts of kindness and learning about common and proper nouns.
Religion: We are learning about God the Creator. Quiz over the Blessed Trinity and God the Creator will be on Friday.
Math: We are learning how to identify time one hour ago and one hour from now, even and odd numbers, ordinal position to twelfth, and adding 2 facts. Written assessment will be on Thursday.
Science: We planted daisies, sunflowers, poppies, and tomatoes last Friday and they are already starting to grow! We will finish up our chapter on how plants grow and change this week. Test on plants will be on Thursday.