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2nd Grade

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Please look below to see what we are learning in 2nd grade the week of 5/14 – 5/18!

No homework this week! Please continue to work on book reports. There is a spelling test on Friday, May 18th, 2018.

Vocabulary – Unit 10 and Unit 11 – We will take the Unit 10 vocabulary test on Tuesday, 5/15/18. The words we will be tested on are: board, curious, dangerous, doubt, eager, fear, leap, screech, squeeze, village. We will begin Unit 11 on Weds., and will take the Unit 11 assessment on Friday, 5/18/18. The words in Unit 11 are: beam, carve, den, lean, odd, proper, scrape, steer, tender, tense.

Reading 2.5.3- We will read a story this week called, Bad Dog, Dodger! We will be working on skills like consonant patterns for kn, wr, gn, and mb. We will also be working on plot and theme, vocabulary, conventions – using I and me.

Religion – Unit 3 Chapter 25 – This week we will continue with chapter 25 and will take the assessment on Friday, 5/18/18. Chapter 25 teaches us about why we celebrate Mary and ways we can honor our Mother.

Math Chapter 8 – This week we will continue with chapter 8. Chapter 8 teaches us about place value for numbers from 101-1000. We will take the Chapter 8 assessment on Friday, 5/18/18.

Writing – Students will continue to work on uppercase capitol letters and will combine cursive capitol letters with lowercase letters in complete sentences.

Social Studies – Unit 3 Lesson 3 – We will be learning about America today and how it is a country made up of immigrants from many different countries. We will learn about the different customs for some of the cultures that have added to America.

Science – This week we will begin learning about the human body and will begin with the brain.

Spelling Words –

  1. comb
  2. climb
  3. comb
  4. gnat
  5. knee
  6. knob
  7. knock
  8. sign
  9. write
  10. wren
  11. wrap
  12. wrong

Resource Schedule:

Monday – PE

Tuesday – music, media

Wednesday – art

Thursday – PE

Friday – Spanish

 

Habits of the Mind for May:  Take Responsible Risks

  • Venture out!
  • Try new things constantly.

“Go forth and set the world on fire!” ~Saint Ignatius of Loyola

 

Important Dates for 2nd Grade:

  • 5/29/18 Extra PE Day – students need to come to school in their PE uniform, PE will be right after music (10:00-10:45)
  • 5/31/18 (Thursday) – Class Party from 9:30-12:30