We have had a great first few weeks of 2nd grade so far! We have been working hard on following directions and listening and my friends have been doing a great job! I am looking forward to the next few weeks of fun!!
In Language Arts, we have been practicing a few different skills. Retelling and the differences between Fiction and Nonfiction stories have both been important. We’ve also been practicing story structure.
Science: We have begun and are continuing to discuss weather.
Social Studies: We have begun and are continuing to discuss how we as citizens can help our community.
During the first few weeks of school we began learning about time. We differentiated between analog and digital clocks and learned how to tell time to the nearest hour, half hour, quarter hour and five minutes.
PE/Health – The importance of water and avoiding dehydration.
Art – Personal Perspective and how it is important in creating art.
Music – Clapping a rhythm by following an example.
Reminders to Students and Parents
** Please make sure you are emptying your blue folders when they are brought home.