Category: second-general

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September 11, 2020

The students are doing an excellent job asking questions, working independently and with partners, and paying attention during lessons. We have already begun our reading, math, and spelling curriculum, and throughout the next few weeks, we will begin many new subjects, like writing, vocabulary, and grammar. Below is the material we learned this week and...

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Welcome to Second Grade

Welcome to the Second Grade! We are off to an amazing start and the students seem very happy to be back in the classroom! Thank you so much for sending your children with masks, helping explain our new procedures, and getting them here on time each day. We greatly appreciate your support!  What’s Going on...

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100 Days Smarter!

Happy 100th Day of School! Reading The students are working on identifying facts and opinions in what they read. They have learned that a fact can be proven and is hard to argue with, while an opinion usually contains an adjective or an adverb like best, most, too much, etc. They even created “Fact and...

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January 31, 2020

Reading To be a strong reader, you must be able to decode words quickly and accurately, so practicing phonics skills is very important! The students completed a middle of the year phonics assessment and they have made so much growth! Recently, they have practiced reading different vowel patterns. They have studied the r-controlled vowels, like...

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Happy 2020!

We are rocking 2020!! Reading This week, we have worked on reading comprehension passages and using the text to answer questions. Often, students think they can remember enough details from the story that they don’t have to check their answers, but we are working on always proving our answers with the text. This is an...