This Week in 2nd Grade
3/31 – 4/11 Penny Wars! Bring in coins to add to our class jug this week. Next week add coins to other class jugs to take away from their totals.
5/17 First Holy Communion at 4:30 p.m. Mass
Reading: Our story this week is “The Hole in the Dike,” a legend about a boy in Holland who saves his village. Vocabulary words are: trickling, numb, rumbling, dikes, flooded, and windmills. Test is on Friday.
Language Arts: We will be learning about quotation marks and writing acrostic poems.
Spelling: Test on Friday.
walk, overall, bought, call, always, sought, taught, caught, halt, small, daughter, chalk
Religion: We are learning about Palm Sunday and Jesus as the Good Shepherd.
Math: We are finding one half of a set of objects, estimating sums, and measuring using feet and inches. We are working on subtracting 8 facts. Please practice facts at home. A great website to practice facts is Math Magician.
Science: We are finishing up learning about outer space. A short quiz will be given on Tuesday. We will begin learning about weather this week.