Library Day: Every Tuesday
Picture day this Thursday 9/20
9/20 Mrs. Brady in the building but will be working with administration
9/21 All second grade classes will have subs. We will be in the building but at a Professional Development.
This week in Superkids, we will:
Read words with CV, CVC, CVCE, and CVVC vowel patterns
Encode pattern words with vowel at the end, silent e, and two vowels together
Complete rhymes and sentences
Discuss memory words
Understand and use antonyms
Read and illustrate words with short, long, and silent vowels
Identify the vowel sounds long i and long e
Encode words ending with ay
Understand and use adjectives
Ask your child: What is an adjective? What does silent e do to vowels? What an is antonym?
This week in writing, we will:
Generate ideas before writing
Sequence events and steps
Use the writing process to plan an autobiography
Understand and correct sentences that are incomplete
Understand and fix mechanics
Use organizational structure
Ask your child: What is an autobiography? What does every sentence need? Why do we make drafts of our writing samples? What are the steps to the writing process?
This week in math, we will:
Consider whether reordering the numbers in a subtraction problems results in the same difference.
Develop fluency with addition and subtraction within 20
Solving a comparison story problem with the difference unknown
Solve one-step or two-step story problems
Review ten frames
Ask your child: Does order matter with addition? With subtraction? Be practicing math facts! Flash cards are available at most dollar stores.
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.