February Monthly Updates: Second Grade

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Monthly News - 2nd Grade
February 04, 2019

Second Grade February 2019 Newsletter

Reading Essential Question:

What makes a poem? • How does this poem relate to me?

 

Comprehension Skill Focus:

How can we make poems come alive?

Oral Language Focus:

  • I can read my own writing to others with expression.
  • February is a perfect month to read and write poetry!

Math Standards covered:

Unit 5 – Number concepts with patterns.

DREAMBOX – Keep using your Dream Box and keep up the terrific practice!

Word Study Skills:

  • Contractions and compound words.
  • Always focus on patterns.

Writing Focus:

Continue “Writer’s workshop” with non-fiction, personal narratives, and poetry.

Science Standards covered:

Wondering About Weather: SCI G2.6 Continue to investigate and understand basic types, changes, and patterns of weather. SCI.G2.7 investigate and understand that weather and seasonal changes affect plants, animals, and their surroundings.

Social Studies Standards covered: Famous American Presidents and Civil Rights leaders.

  Holidays and Days off this month.

Monday Feb.4th  No school for students.

Monday Feb. 18th President’s Day, No school.

Thursday Feb. 14th Valentine’s Day card exchange