This Week in 2nd Grade
11/21: No Mass
11/25: Field Trip to Children’s Theatre.
11/25: First Reconciliation parent meeting 6:30 in the Church
11/26: Thanksgiving Feast 11-1
11/27-11/29: Thanksgiving break
12/5: First Reconciliation
Reading: Benchmark week! There is no story this week. Benchmark test will be given on Friday. We are reviewing strategies and selections in this unit and doing Thanksgiving activities.
Spelling: Unit 2 review test will be on Friday.
Language Arts: Turkey in Disguise project is do on Friday. Read the letter from Tom Turkey and follow directions. We will also be reviewing nouns, verbs, adjectives, subject, predicate, and kinds of sentences.
Religion: We are learning more about the Sacrament of Reconciliation. We are practicing the 5 steps to a good confession: 1. Know your sins. 2. Be truly sorry for committing them. 3. Make up your mind to not sin again. 4. Tell your sins to a priest. 5. Do the penance the priest gives you.
Math: We are learning symmetry and adding two-digit numbers. Test is on Thursday. Fact test over addition facts with sums of 15, 16, 17, and 18 is on Friday.
Social Studies: We are learning how the Spanish came to America and about the Pilgrims and the First Thanksgiving. We learned about Native Americans and some of their traditions last week. Today your child brought home a Thanksgiving Traditions paper. Please help your child fill out this paper and discuss your family’s traditions.