Friday Notes

         Second Grade’s Beary Good News!

Week of February 1, 2016

Memory: Hymn, I Am Trusting You, Lord Jesus

Tuesday: February 2: I am trusting you, Lord Jesus, Trusting only You; Trusting You for full salvation,                                                     free and true.

Thursday: February 4: I am trusting you to guide me; You alone shall lead, trusting You to make me                                              holy by Your blood.

Spelling: If the student gets a perfect score on Monday’s pre-test, he/she does not have to take the test on Friday. Compound words:

downstairs     football     cowboy     houseboat     railroad     rainbow     boyhood     oatmeal     soybean     roadway   outplay     daydream     landmark     sailboat     downtown

English:  Subject Pronouns / Subject Verb Agreement

 MATH CONCEPTS: Unit Fractions of a Group

ReadingGenre: Myth: The Night the Moon Fell

Social Studies: Presidents and Patriots

Science: Energy

Religion: God Speaks to Elijah / Naaman and Elisha     

Question of the Week: Why are some changes difficult?

Book Report: February 12, 2016, Animal Book. Student will read a book about an animal(s) and make a puppet to give their oral report. All books have been approved. Students should be filling out their form, making their puppet, and practicing speaking as the puppet character.

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I will attend the oral book report presentation on February 12, 2016        

_____________________________________10:45a.m.

_____________________________________12:45p.m.

 Week of May 18, 2015

 

 

Memory:

Tuesday, May 20: Heaven and earth will pass away, but My words will not pass away. Matthew 24:35

Thursday, May 22: Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you. Luke 11:9

Spelling: Pre-test Monday, anyone scoring a hundred percent does not take the test on Friday. Math vocabulary:

kindness     careless     goodness     useless     fearless     darkness     sadness     sickness     helpless     thankless     fitness     weakness     round     regroup   estimate

 

English: regular and irregular verbs

Handwriting: practice writing Practice and Review:  K,H,N,M,U,V,W,Y.

 MATH CONCEPTS: Projects

Reading: Cowboys, Genre: Informational Text

Social Studies: Money Markets

Science: Surfing

Religion: Paul’s Ministry

TUESDAY, MAY 19, FIELD DAY AT CAMP LAKEVIEW 7:30-2:50

FRIDAY, MAY 22, Second Grade Presents: THE ELEPHANT’S CHILD IN THE GYM AT 2:00 P.M.  GRANDPARENTS, AUNTS, UNCLES, FRIENDS ARE INVITED! It is going to be fun!!!!!



Memory:

Tuesday, April 7: Sing to the Lord, bless His name; tell of His salvation from day to day.  Psalm 96:2

Thursday, April 9: Jesus said, “All things are possible for one who believes. Mark 9:23

Spelling: Pre-test Monday, anyone scoring a hundred percent does not take the test on Friday.        Consonant blends: kn, wr, gn, mb and number words

 knock sign      knee     wrong  write    climb   wrap    wren    gnat     lamb    comb   knob    twenty thirty forty

English:  Interrogative sentences, helping verbs, building sentences with six parts of speech

Handwriting: practice writing the following letters in cursive: o,w,b,l,y.p.n.h,v,z,s

 MATH CONCEPTS:  non-standard units of measure

ReadingRealistic fiction: Dad Dog, Dodger!

Social Studies: Rights and Responsibilities

Science: Matter Changes

Religion: Jesus Teaches Prayer/The Lost Sheep

Easter blessings! Christ is risen! He is risen, indeed!

                                     

Second Grades Beary Good News!

Week of March 9, 2015

Memory: Bible Verses

Tuesday: March 10: Jesus said, “All things are possible for one who believes.” Mark 9:23

Thursday: March 12: Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me. Luke18:38

Spelling: No test. There will be spelling activities

English:  Expository Paragraphs; Helping Verbs           

Handwriting: practice writing the following letters in cursive: x, g, y, q

 MATH CONCEPTS:  inches/centimeters

Reading:  Review Unit 4

Social Studies: Scientists and Inventors

Science: Weather

Religion: Jesus Heals a Sick Boy; Jesus Heals a Blind Man

 

We finished the Terra Nova Tests today. Thank you for your prayers and support during testing week! Your children are bright and beautiful gifts from God!

                                                       Week of March 2, 2015

Memory: Bible Verses

Tuesday March 3: For He satisfies the longing soul, and the hungry soul He fills with good things.    Psalm 107:9

Thursday: March 5: I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in Me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in Me shall never die. John 11:25-26

Spelling

March 3: If the student gets a perfect score on Monday’s pre-test, he/she does not have to take the test on Friday: vowel digraphs oo, ue, ew, ui

too    new    fruit    blue    true    fool    suit    spoon    clue    juice    drew    flew

           

English:  finish writing 3-Point Expository Paragraphs, and Helping Verbs

Handwriting: practice writing the following letters in cursive: a, d, c, n, m, x, g

 MATH CONCEPTS:  Compare Figures, Make New Figures, Locate Points on a Number Line, Coorinate Graphs

ReadingGenre: Legend: The First Tortilla

Social Studies: Rights and Responsibilities

Science: Weather, Antarctica Animals

Religion: Jesus Feed the Crowd / Jesus Walks on Water

 

We will be taking the Terra Nova Assessments in Reading, Language Arts, and Math next week. A good night’s sleep, a hearty breakfast, and prayer for calm and clear thinking is in order! We are going to have a great week! 

Week of February 23, 2015

Memory: Hymn, There Is a Green Hill Far Away

Tuesday: February 24: We may not know, we cannot tell what pains He had to bear, but we believe it      for us He hung and suffered there.

Thursday: February 26: Oh dearly, dearly has He loved! And we must love Him too and trust in His     redeeming blood and try His works to do.

Spelling

February 23: If the student gets a perfect score on Monday’s pre-test, he/she does not have to take the test on Friday. Compound words:

downstairs    football    cowboy    houseboat    railroad    rainbow    boyhood    oatmeal    soybean    roadway    outplay    daydream

English:  3-point Expository paragraph

Handwriting: practice writing the following letters in cursive: l, h, k, t, I, u, e, j, p, a, d, c.

 MATH CONCEPTS:  comparing figures and graphs

ReadingGenre: Myth: The Night the Moon Fell:   Why are some changes difficult?

Social Studies: American Cultures

Science: Plants

Religion:  Jesus’ Miracles: The Widow’s son/Still the Storm



Week of February 9, 2015

Memory: Hymn, There Is a Green Hill Far Away

Tuesday: February 10: There is a green hill far away, outside a city wall, Where the dear Lord was crucified, Who died to save us all.

Thursday: February 12: He died that we might be forgiven, He died to make us good, That we might go at last to heaven, Saved by His precious blood.

Spelling

February 13: If the student gets a perfect score on Monday’s pre-test, he/she does not have to take the test on Friday. Diphthongs ou, ow, oi, oy and math vocabulary.

around    out    gown    sound    flower     howl    toy    noise    royal    moist    coil    cow     sphere, pyramid, cube  

English:  3-point expository paragraph. Test over Chapter 11, Wednesday.

Handwriting: practice writing the following letters in cursive: e, j, p, and review.

 MATH CONCEPTS:  Three-Dimensional Figures

ReadingGenre: Expository text: Soil

Social Studies: American Cultures

Science: Life Cycle of a Bean Plant

Religion: Miracles of Jesus: Paralyzed Man, Ten Lepers

 

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Animal Puppet Book Report Presentation, Friday February 13, 2015

Please sign and return:

 Name ______________________________________

I would like to attend my child’s book report presentation:

10:30 -11:30 A.M. ______     12:30 – 1:00 P.M. _____________


Week of February 2, 2015

Memory: Hymn, I Am Trusting You, Lord Jesus

Tuesday: February 4 I am trusting you, lord Jesus, Trusting only You; Trusting You for full salvation,                                                     free and true.

Thursday: February 6 I am trusting you to guide me; You alone shall lead, trusting You to make me                                                holy by Your blood.

Spelling: If the student gets a perfect score on Monday’s pre-test, he/she does not have to take the test on Friday. Vowel Patterns oo, u. Math vocabulary:

cook    stood    full    wood    July    shook    push    pull    brook    book    hood    put    twenty    thirty 

forty

English:  Finish Expository paragraphs. Introduce Possessive Pronouns.

Handwriting: practice writing the following letters in cursive: l,h.k,t,i,u,e

 MATH CONCEPTS: comparing numbers and number patterns

ReadingGenre: Expository Text: Life Cycle of a Pumpkin

Social Studies: Celebrate America

Science: Be Healthy

Religion: Three Men in the Fiery Furnace; Nehemiah

Book Report: February 13, 2015, Animal Book. Student will read a book about an animal(s) and make a puppet to give their oral report. All books have been approved. Students should be filling out their form, making their puppet, and practicing speaking as the puppet character.

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I will attend the oral book report presentation on February 13, 2015        

_____________________________________10:30a.m. – 11:30a.m.  

_____________________________________12:30p.m.-1:30p.m.




Second Grades Beary Good News!

Week of January 26, 2015

Memory 

Tuesday: January 27: Whoever gives thought to the word will discover good, and blessed is he who trusts in the Lord. Proverbs 16:20

Thursday: January 29: Behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age. Matthew 28:20

Spelling

January 26: If the student gets a perfect score on Monday’s pre-test, he/she does not have to take the test on Friday.

simple    table    able    purple    sparkle    handle    puddle    bundle    tickle    candle    giggle    fable riddle    little    juggle

 

English: Writing: Expository Paragraph

 MATH CONCEPTS: Place Value and Number expansion

ReadingGenre: Fable: A Froggy Fable

Social Studies: Presidents and Patriots

Science: Living Things Grow

Religion: Josiah / Daniel

Book Report: February 14, 2015, Animal Book. Student will read a book about an animal(s) and make a puppet to give their oral report. It can be a book they have at home or one they check out from the library or classroom.  Directions came home last week. Paper bags for puppets handed out today.

 

Second Grades Beary Good News!

Week of January 19,2015

Memory 

Tuesday: January 20: I will not leave you or forsake you. Joshua 1:5

Thursday: January 22: repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. Acts2:38

Spelling

January 20: If the student gets a perfect score on Monday’s pre-test, he/she does not have to take the test on Friday. Comparative Endings –er. –est

sooner     soonest     hotter     hottest     busier     busiest     happier     happiest     smaller     smallest     fatter     fattest    angrier    angriest     drier     driest

English: 2-point Expository Paragraph. Subject/verb agreement

Handwriting: Introduce cursive writing

 MATH CONCEPTS: Money: Adding using dollar and decimal point symbols

ReadingGenre: Biography: A Weed is a Flower; the Life of George Washington Carver

Social Studies: Communities

Science: Living Things Grow

Religion: Elijah and the Ravens; Elijah and the Widow

Book Report: February 14, 2015: Animal Book. Student will read a book about an animal(s) and make a puppet to give their oral report. It can be a book they have at home or one they check out from the library or classroom. It must be approved by me. Directions are included with today’s Friday Notes.

                   

Second Grades Beary Good News!

Week of January 12, 2015

Memory 

Tuesday: January13: The Lord is near to all who call on Him, to all who call on Him in truth.

                                    Psalm 145:18

Thursday: January 15: In God I trust; I shall not be afraid. Psalm 56:11

Spelling

If the student gets a perfect score on Monday’s pre-test, he/she does not have to take the test on Friday.  Vowel patterns: i, igh, y

find     child     sky     bright     wild     fly     right     flight     spider     cry     blind     myself      I     night     sky

 

English: 2-point Expository Paragraph, writing a rough draft

Handwriting: Numbers and Number Words

MATH CONCEPTS: Fractions

ReadingGenre: Realistic Fiction

Social Studies: Maps

Science: Living Things Grow

Religion: Elijah and the Ravens; Elijah and the Widow

Book Report: February 14, 2014, Animal Book. Student will read a book about an animal(s) and make a puppet to give their oral report. It can be a book they have at home or one they check out from the library or classroom. It must be approved by me. More information will come home next week.