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Second: Angela Simmons


Welcome to Mrs. Simmons Second Grade classroom!

ELAStudents will start Unit 4 in reading. We will be working on linking and helping verbs. We will also look words with contractions and using quotation marks. We will be working on reading more fluently and practicing our sight word cards.

Math– Students will be working on Chapter 7 Three Digit Subtraction. Students will practice borrowing, finding the place value in a number and adding in the 10’s and 100’s. Please help your child at home by practicing math facts with them.

Religion-Chapter 18 We Listen and Pray. We will be discussing what prayers we say at church such as the Apostles Creed and what it mean to believe in something.

Science– We will be learning about the different body systems and how we use them. We will focus on the respritory, skeletal, and digestive systems. We will also disuss healthy eating habits.

Social Studies– Students will be learning about different landmarks and symbols. We will be learning about national parks and the role DEC Officers and park rangers have in our parks.

Upcoming Test

3/31 No Spelling Test List #20

3/31 Religion Chapter 18 Test

4/7 Religion Chapter 19 Test

4/12 Math Chapter 7 Three Digit Subtraction Test

Calendar Events

3/31 Dress Down with a pass.

3/31- We will be hosting Morning Program.

4/10 Reading Rewards Day- Dress like a superhero or princess

4/11 Dress in your favorite sport team outfit

4/12 Dress for Wacky Wednesday

4/13-4/21 Spring Break

Spelling-Students will have spelling homework during the week. Students have been given a “Spellers Choice Menu” to choose from some nights for homework. If it is a “Free Choice” night on the homework sheet, students may choose any one of the activities to complete. If a test is not given during the week then a notebook grade will be taken. The spelling list does consist of 15 words.

List #20-  Silent Letters Sounds using : are,air, ear, ere 

  1. dare
  2. stare
  3. fare
  4. hair
  5. pair
  6. chair
  7. bear
  8. pear
  9. where
  10. there
  11. dear
  12. cheers
  13. knew
  14. never
  15. talk


Monday- Music and Gym

Tuesday- Art

Wednesday- Music and Gym

Thursday- Computers

Friday- Classroom Library and Gym


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