Monday, May 14, 2018

Week of May 14th

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RELIGION
*Mary Assessment
*Ch. 21: Forever in Heaven
*Discuss wanting things to last forever - heaven will!
*Story of The Wedding at Cana
*Help students understand the importance of faith to get to heaven
*List ways he/she has served others as an outward sign of faith
*Mission Awareness Friday

MATH
*Weekly time tests (final week)
*Unit 10 begins!
*Make dollar amounts using coins two different ways
*Practice correct notation using a decimal point
*Adding and subtracting money using a calculator

DAILY 5
*Read to Self, Read to Someone, Word Work & Listen to Reading
*Mini-Lesson: Using context clues to identify the meanings of words

SCIENCE
*Space Unit
*Identify visible objects in the night sky
*Learn important features of the sun and moon
*Understand the Earth's orbit around the sun
*Identify stars in the night sky - tell the stories of constellations

WRITING
*Friendly letter writing
*Understand the format of a letter
*Write a letter from the Sun to the Earth
*Various types of practice letters this week

Monday, May 7, 2018

Week of May 7th

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RELIGION
*Identify important characteristics about Mary
*Review how to pray the Rosary
*Learn about the Glorious Mysteries
*Illustrate one of the five mysteries
*Mission Awareness Friday - SFA Emergency Fund $$$

MATH
*Weekly time tests
*Weight as a measurement tool
*Unit Review
*Unit Assessment
*Game Day

DAILY 5
*Read to Self, Read to Someone, Word Work & Listen to Reading
*Mini-Lesson: Identifying the main idea in a multi-paragraph text

SCIENCE
*Weather Assessment
*Begin Space Unit
*Identify visible objects in the night sky
*Learn important features of the sun and moon
*Understand the Earth's orbit around the sun

WRITING
*Biography Fair Reflection
*Top Secret Project!

Monday, April 30, 2018

Biography Fair Reminders


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1.  Reports and posters are being completed at school!
2.  Send your child's costume to school on Friday!
*If you still need help brainstorming a costume, please send us an email - we are happy to help!
*We can store hanging items in our coat closets.
*We will help the students get ready after lunch.
*If you need something done with hair, make-up, fastening clothing, etc... please send us an email.
3.  Everyone is welcome!
*The fair is from 1:00-2:00 p.m. in the 2nd Grade classrooms
*We encourage you to ask the students questions about their famous people.

         



Week of April 30

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RELIGION
*First Communion Review and Assessment
*May Crowning Mass
*Identify important characteristics about Mary
*Review how to pray the Rosary
*Video: Bread from Heaven

MATH
*Weekly time tests PRACTICE ONLY (no tests this week)
*Unit 9 continues
*Measure AREA using square units
*Identify capacity as a unit of measurement
*Math Boxes practice

DAILY 5
*Read to Self, Read to Someone, Word Work & Listen to Reading
*Mini-Lesson: Identifying the main idea in a multi-paragraph text

SCIENCE
*Weather Unit
*Identify types of tools to measure weather and their purpose
*Compare tornadoes, floods and hurricanes as types of extreme weather

WRITING
*BIOGRAPHY FAIR PREP!!!

Monday, April 23, 2018

First Eucharist Success

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CONGRATULATIONS 2ND GRADERS!
We are so very proud of you on receiving your First Communion.
We can't wait to celebrate the Eucharist with you at Mass each week.  XOXO

Week of April 23rd

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*Please send a 4x6 picture of your child from First Communion for our 2nd Grade bulletin board!
*Biography books should be at school from this point on for research!
*Printed picture of biography person due Thursday (information sent home last week)
*Annual Biography Fair Friday, May 4th from 1:00-2:00 p.m.