2nd Grade Super Scholars

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October 12th:  Parent Night 5:30pm-6:30pm
October 19th:  STEM Night-Sign up on Oakboro Choice STEM website
October 20th:  Mr. Harkey from CHS to teach Health to students every 3rd Friday until May
October 23rd-27th:  Spirit Week
Monday-Sports Jersey Day
Tuesday-Pink Out Cancer
Wednesday-Wacky Tacky Day
Thursday-School Spirit Day
Friday-Storybook Character
October 27th: Junior Anthropologist Project Due (yes, they can come in their Storybook Character costume)
October 30th and 31st:  School's Out


Curriculum Corner:
Math:  We are working on adding and subtracting 2-digit numbers using a variety of strategies.  Soon we will be solving word problems with addition and subtraction.  

Science:  We had a great time studying weather.  Next we will study Properties of matter.  This will be a study about solids, liquids and gases and how they change through the states of matter.  Look for our weather tools soon.

Reading:  We will be reading folktales and fairy tales.  We will be working on character motivation and central messages in folktales.

Spelling:  Words Their Way is going well.  Please look for child's WtW (Words their Way) journal each night.  The homework and parent letter that was sent home is in a link below.

Helpful Sites:
Moby Max (click on reading)

Helpful Sites:
Study Jams (science/math)

Social Studies:  Junior Anthropologist Culture Project is being sent home Wednesday, October 11th.  Please look for this is your child's agenda.  Click on the link below to access the project digitally.

Writing:    We are working setting up Writer's Workshop and writing for an extended amount of time.  We are working on small moment personal narratives as well.  

Writing about our Reading:  We are working on writing about our reading as well.  This is being done in guided reading.  Students are practicing a strategy called RAP.  There is a link below to the strategy.  

Helpful Sites in General:

Learn Zillion (student should log in with Google)

YouTube Video