This Week in 2nd Grade
Welcome Back! I hope everyone had a great break, including the extra day! I can’t believe the school year is already half over. We still have lots to learn in second grade.
Upcoming Events and Reminders:
1/20: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day- No School
1/26-1/31: Catholic Schools Week
1/31: Grandparents’ Day, All-School Mass, 11:30am Dismissal
Reading: We are continuing our Around the Town Unit. This week’s selection is Jalapeno Bagels, about a boy who helps his parents at their bakery. Vocabulary words are: jalapeno, international, culture, ingredients, dough. Test is on Friday.
Spelling: Test is on Friday.
dry, tie, fight, why, tow, soap, below, bike, cone, oak, July, twilight, shallow, cocoa, thigh
Language Arts: We are writing our goals for 2014. We are also learning how to use commas in a series.
Religion: We are learning about the Holy Family, the role of each member, and how they are models for our families.
Math: We are reviewing subtraction facts and learning to add two-digit numbers with regrouping.
Social Studies: We are starting Unit 4. We will be learning about jobs, goods and services, and wants and needs.