Ask your 2nd grader:
-How would you compare and contrast two of the regions you’ve been learning about?
-How are introduction and conclusion sentence the same and different?
-Which addition strategy works best for you? Why?
Upcoming Events:
– Oct 7-11 Fall Break
– Oct 18- No School
– Oct 22- Report cards issued 
– Oct 30- Class picture day
– Oct 31- Harvest Party
– Nov 25th will be our first field trip. We will be going to the Country Music Hall of Fame to see a performance. Chaperones will need to be available to drive themselves (or carpool with other parents from PPE) that day. We will leave at 9:30 and should be back at school by noon. Three chaperones will be picked from each class. If you are interested in going, please contact your child’s homeroom teacher. If more than three volunteer, names will be drawn from a hat.
Upcoming Skills:
-base words with -ing ending
-present tense verbs
-understanding character
-Addition and Subtraction with large numbers and word problems
-Culture
-Sound