Ask your second grader:

  • How are the books When Jessie Came Across the Sea and Matchbox Diaries alike? How are they different?
  • What is the plot of Matchbox Diaries?
  • What was it like to immigrate to America? Think about the books we read and use text evidence to support your answer.
  • How is sound produced?
  • What is 348+96?
  • What is 451+269?

Upcoming events:

  • Art Show: December 5th
  • Second Grade Program: December 14th at 8:30 a.m. in the cafeteria
  • December 21st is a half day.
  • Winter Break: December 24th-January 7th

Upcoming Skills:

ELA:  capitalization (proper nouns), long o (o, oa, ow), biographies (Describe the connections between the major events in a historical figure’s life. Identify the main purpose and infer the messages in a biographical text.)

Writing focus:  informational

Math: addition and subtraction with regrouping, measurement

Social Studies:  History, Culture, Famous Americans

Science: Sound

Have a wonderful weekend!
The 2nd Grade Team