Weekly Update October 29, 2018

Hello Everyone,

We had a great week in second grade! We celebrated our second Marvelous Moments Party and it was so much fun for everyone! Thank you for supplying the.most.adorable. baby photos for our party!

Important Notes:
– History Test Monday, October 29th- Study Guides went home Friday
– Book Reports Due Monday, October 29th
– Halloween Party Tuesday, October 30th from 2-3PM. Children may bring in costumes to change in to.

Reading: We will be reading Jellies: The Life of Jellyfish, which is an informational text. Our essential question is what is special about animals that live in the ocean?

Grammar: Present, Past and Future verbs.

Phonics: Contractions

Vocabulary Strategies: Base Words and Suffixes -er, -est

Comprehension Skills and Strategies: Understanding fact vs. opinion and the author’s purpose

Math: We continue our work in chapter 3 with circle graphs, line plots, venn diagrams and problem solving questions. This is a tough chapter, and reinforcement of checking the key is an important component on this chapter.

History: We are finished with our Constitution unit. Study guides went home on Friday and we will have our test Monday, October 29th. Next up, the War of 1812.

As always, please let me know if you have any questions!

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