Welcome to Mrs. Simmons Second Grade classroom!
*We will have a daily snack in the afternoon. Please make sure you send in a snack on a daily basis or a box of snacks for the week.
*Students will be given D.E.A.R time to read in the classroom. Please encourage your child to bring in a chapter book to keep in their desk to read.
*Please make sure your child has their sneakers for gym and recess.
9/18- Open House grades K-5 6 p.m.
9/27- Pie and Praise- Please join fellow parents and classmates and enjoy some delicious desserts at 6 p.m.
9/29- Pumpkin Run- If you have registered yet there is still time. You can contact the office for more information or check our school Facebook page.
9/21- Spelling Test List #2
*Students will be sent with either a textbook, notebook, or chapter review sheet to study from.
ELA– Unit 1 – Students will be learning about the characters and setting in the story. We will be reviewing what is a statement and questions sentences. We will also begin using our spelling notebooks. Please continue to read with your child at home.
Math– Chapter 1-Addition- We will be reviewing addition facts and identifying the vocabulary such as; add, addend, and sum. Please practice math facts with your child. You can also work on different math skills be reviewing on IXL.com.
Religion– We will begin our new Religion series discussing how God created everything and he did it out of love. Prayers to practice with your child include the Hail Mary, Our Father, Act of Contrition, and Guardian Angel prayer according to our textbook.
Science-Chapter 1 Plants-We will be learning what plants need to survive and how they reproduce.
Social Studies– We will be discussing what makes a community and what our role is within a community.
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 a test is not given during the week then a notebook grade will be taken. The spelling list does consist of 15 words. Please encourage your child to write neatly.
List #1- Short Vowel letters- e, o,u
1. went 9. tub
2. tell 10. bun
3.pet 11. fix
4. job 12.has
5. not 13.one
6. fog 14. or
7.tug 15. see
Wednesday- Music, Technology, Gym
Second Grade Supply List 2018-2019
- 2 one subject spiral notebook with a plastic cover
- 1 composition notebook
- art smock (any old type of shirt or apron with the child’s name on the collar)
- Zip pouch crayon box with your child’s name on the inside
- 2 boxes of #2 pencils/ separate erasers
- Colored pencils
- Pencil sharpener
- Ruler (inches and centimeters)
- 1 bottle of glue and 4 glue sticks
- 3 boxes of Kleenex
- 3 packages of baby wipes
- Two pocket folder (plastic works the best)
- 1 Clip board
- Headphones in a Zip-lock bag with your child’s name on it
Summer is a good time to practice tying your shoelaces!