GRADE 2 – Mrs. Jenkins
SECOND GRADE IS GREAT!T
Week of January 15, 2018
MATH – This week we will be continuing the concept of adding two-digit numbers with and without regrouping. PLEASE PRACTICE ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION FACTS WITH YOUR CHILD EACH NIGHT.
Thursday – Fact Sheet
Phonics – This week we will continue to focus on and develop Consonant Digraphs.
READING – We will begin this week by re-evaluating and benchmarking the students for their Reading Levels. We will then be developing Leveled Selections from the “A-Z” program. We will be concentrating on SECOND GRADE HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS. We will also focus on answering questions about the main idea and supporting details of Non-Fiction selections. The children will also identify the structure of a story by identifying the Beginning/Middle/Ending of the story. Please continue to practice the Second Grade High Frequency Words that have previously been sent home.
SPELLING – This week we will complete Unit 16. This Unit concentrates on the Long O sound. We will have our Unit 16 Assessments on Tuesday.
RELIGION – We will begin to develop Chapter 9 – “We Learn About God’s Love”. This chapter concentrates on the importance of the Bible in our lives..
ENGLISH – We will introduce and develop the use of Verbs.
HANDWRITING –We will introduce and develop the cursive letters: “a”, “d”, and “g”.
SOCIAL STUDIES –We will develop and discuss the three branches of the government.
SCIENCE – We will focus on our Earth’s atmosphere and Weather.
*******FEBRUARY’S BOOK REPORT IS DUE ON FEBRUARY 2.
******SAINT PROJECT IS DUE ON JANUARY 24.******
THE CHILDREN SHOULD WEAR THEIR GYM CLOTHES TO SCHOOL EACH TUESDAY.
PLEASE REMEMBER TO SEND A HEALTHY SNACK WITH YOUR CHILD EACH DAY.
IF YOU ARE SENDING IN A BIRTHDAY TREAT, PLEASE KNOW THAT WE HAVE 18 STUDENTS IN OUR CLASS THIS YEAR.
IF YOU EVER HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME AND I WILL GET BACK AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call the office, write a note, or stop in before school begins.