Wow-September is almost over and we are working together, get to know routines and becoming a bit more independent:)!! What a great group of kids! Thanks
A few Notes:
Our Candy Sale Fund-Raising is on!!!! Please try and sell at least one item!!! Everyone help!!! Our PTA says “Thanks”!!! Our class could win a pizza party (if you need an incentive).
-October 7, bike and walk to school
-October 8-Open House from 4:30-6-Please come and learn about your child’s 2nd grade school year!!
-October 9-Picture Day! Your child has their picture day form with them today.
-Please look at your child’s Homework folder today. It contains a new reading log and on the back of that page is the writing assignment that is due this Friday!!!!
-Thanks for all the snacks coming in!!! I have enough for a week or two, for now. Thanks! When your child brings enough snack in for 30 kids, they put a sticker next to their name on our Snack Chart!!
Math: We will complete 1.6-9 this week. Focus concepts will be on Equivalent Names for Numbers (a name for 20 could be 4×5, etc.); Fishing for 100-counting coins that make up $1.00 and multiples of 10 to 100; , counting with quarters, and even and odd number patterns.
Homework: Monday through Thursday.
Language Arts: Lesson 3 will focus on Author’s Purpose (why was this story written), Fluency; reading for accuracy and self-correct; multiple-Meaning Words; long vowels a and i; and our sight words that you have on the back of the reading log sheet.
I will start this week putting together Literature groups in the classroom that will focus on books at your child’s reading level. It will be fun with lots of different activities.
Have a great week!
Thanks for all your help.