This week in Superkids, we will:
Read words with /kn/ /gn/ /wr/ and /mb/
Encode words with intial kn, wr, and gn
Read and write words with prefix un-
Use a dictionary to looks up words
Participate in discussions
Spell memory words from this week
Ask your child: How do you look words up in a dictionary? When do we use the prefix un-? What happened this week in your decodable? (Soccer games)
This week in writing, we will:
Continue our focus on our driving question, “How do we use our voice to tell a story?”
Read stories with similar central messages
Use a graphic organizer to compare and contrast two stories
Begin thinking about what kind of story we want to tell
Ask your child: How did different authors use their voice/culture to tell the story of Cinderella? What does a venn diagram do?
This week in math we will:
Subtract three digit numbers using base ten
Understand regrouping when practicing two digit subtraction
Add several two digit numbers
Compare numbers using greater than and less than
Ask your child: Which number is greater 345 or 354? Why is it important that place value is lined up when adding or subtracting vertically? What are the different strategies for subtraction?
Welcome to Second Grade. Together we will learn, wonder, grow, explore, make mistakes, play, laugh and inspire each other to be the best that we can be.