Mrs. Scheitlin’s 2nd Grade News

                                              Feb. 6-27

 Our Unit 17 story is Luke Goes to Bat. We will study this story Feb. 6-12. Our vocabulary words for this story are:

 practice hurried    position roared extra    curb cheered final

Our spelling words for this story are:

night  kind spy    child light   find right high    wild July fry sigh    by why behind lightning

 During this unit we will study the sequence of events, subject-verb agreement, antonyms, and continue writing our personal stories.

Our Unit 18 story is My Name is Gabriela.  We will study this story Feb. 13-20. Our vocabulary words for this story are:

  accepted   express taught   grand pretend prize   wonder fluttering

 Our spelling words for this story are:

happy   pretty baby   very puppy funny   carry lucky only sunny   penny city tiny many sorry   noisy

During this unit we will study characterization, author’s word choice, the verb “be”, suffixes –ful and –y.

Our Unit 19 story will be Signmaker’s Assistant. We will study this story Feb. 21-27. Our vocabulary words are:

 assistant     agreed polite   failed tearing wisdom    cleared trouble

Our spelling words for this unit are:

car  dark   arm star   park yard party   hard farm start part   spark art jar carpet apartment  

 We will be talking about text and graphic features, point of view, words with ar, using commas in dates and places, writing fictional stories, and begin writing descriptive paragraphs.

 In social studies we are talking about our community (Jr. Achievement program) and famous people in the United States. 

 In math we are working on regrouping in subtraction, and then we will begin a unit on money and continue working on regrouping into the hundreds with both addition and subtraction.

Dates to Remember: 

Wednesday, Feb. 12   1:45 Dismissal       Teacher Inservice

Friday, Feb. 14 2:25 Valentine’s Day Party

Wednesday, Feb. 19 1:45 Dismissal Teacher Inservice

Thursday, Feb. 20 7:30 2nd Grade Music Program

Tuesday, Feb. 25 3:45-7:45 Parent-Teacher Conferences

Wednesday, Feb. 26 1:45 Dismissal Teacher Inservice

Thursday, Feb. 27 1:45 Dismissal Parent-Teacher Conferences

Friday, Feb. 28 No School

 

Have a great three weeks,

Mrs. Scheitlin