Week of 8/13

Welcome to second grade.  It was great meeting everyone Thursday.  I am really excited for this year.

HOMEWORK

This week the homework is to complete and return all school forms and to complete the All About Me sheet.  The All About Me sheet is due on Friday, but can be turned in as soon as it is completed as we will be going over a few every day.

Beginning next week, we will have daily reading, spelling, and math homework.

Week of 5/21

Water Day Friday!

Math Chapter 14 Test Wednesday

Reading and Spelling Tests: Thursday

Selection Vocabulary:

  1. refreshments– food and drink
  2. mishap– mistake
  3. summon– call someone to see you
  4. assembled– to build something
  5. deceived– to trick or lie to someone
  6. makeshift– something used for a short time or in place of the usual thing
  7. applaud- to clap for someone
  8. miniature- small

 

Spelling Words:

  1. nobody
  2. only
  3. together
  4. exit
  5. somebody
  6. tomorrow
  7. Tuesday
  8. opposite
  9. don’t
  10. action
  11. yesterday

Students are to complete at least 4 activities off of the spelling menu handout. ONE ACTIVITY IS DUE EACH DAY. Click here for the spelling menu.

Math:

Monday: Pg. 837-838

Tuesday: none

Wednesday: none

Thursday: none

Week of 5/14

Reading and Spelling Tests: Friday

Selection Vocabulary:

  1. hover– to float in the air
  2. tremendous– great or significant
  3. voyage– a long trip or journey
  4. surrender– to give up
  5. truce– to agree to end a fight or conflict
  6. petite– small
  7. citizens- people who live in a place
  8. portions- a serving of food that is enough for one person
  9. paralyze- not being able to move

 

Spelling Words:

  1. happen
  2. basket
  3. winter
  4. sister
  5. problem
  6. subject
  7. lesson
  8. spelling
  9. napkin
  10. collar
  11. traffic
  12. puppet

Students are to complete at least 4 activities off of the spelling menu handout. ONE ACTIVITY IS DUE EACH DAY. Click here for the spelling menu.

Math:

Monday: Pg. 819-820

Tuesday: none

Wednesday: Pg. 825-826

Thursday: Pg. 831-832

Week of 5/7

Reading and Spelling Tests: Friday

Selection Vocabulary:

  1. ordinary– usual or normal
  2. residence– a place where someone lives
  3. dreadful– terrible or awful
  4. automatic– something that works all by itself
  5. satisfied– to give something that is needed
  6. equipment– things used to complete a job
  7. permitted- allowed to do something
  8. fret- to worry
  9. porthole- a small window on a ship

 

Spelling Words:

  1. would
  2. like
  3. animals
  4. learn
  5. almost
  6. want
  7. should
  8. same
  9. careful
  10. really
  11. their
  12. danger

Students are to complete at least 4 activities off of the spelling menu handout. ONE ACTIVITY IS DUE EACH DAY. Click here for the spelling menu.

Math:

Monday: I-Ready Math

Tuesday: none

Wednesday: Pg. 807-808

Thursday: Pg. 813-814

Week of 4-30

Math Chapter 13 Test: Friday

Reading and Spelling Tests: Friday

 

 

Spelling Words:

  1. because
  2. why
  3. when
  4. where
  5. which
  6. have
  7. there
  8. talk
  9. call
  10. only
  11. more
  12. watch

Students are to complete at least 4 activities off of the spelling menu handout. ONE ACTIVITY IS DUE EACH DAY. Click here for the spelling menu.

Math:

Monday: Pg. 777-778

Tuesday: Pg: 783-784

Wednesday: 789-790

Thursday: Chapter review Worksheet

Week of 4-23

Math Chapter 12 Test: Wednesday

Reading and Spelling Tests: Friday

Selection Vocabulary:

  1. election– the process of choosing a person for office by voting
  2. slogan– a short phrase used to state a political message
  3. speeches– a talk given in front of an audience
  4. rallies– a gathering of people for a common purpose
  5. assembly– a group of people gathered together
  6. microphone– a device that is used to make sounds louder

 

Students will be quizzed on these words on Friday, please study them at home.

 

Spelling Words:

  1. midair
  2. mislead
  3. misprint
  4. midweek
  5. midyear
  6. misplace
  7. midway
  8. midday
  9. misbehave
  10. misdeed
  11. mismatch
  12. mistake

Students are to complete at least 4 activities off of the spelling menu handout. ONE ACTIVITY IS DUE EACH DAY. Click here for the spelling menu.

Math:

Monday: Pg. 745-746

Tuesday: Chapter Review Worksheet

Wednesday: none

Thursday: Pg. 765-766

Week of 4-16

Reading and Spelling Tests: Friday

Selection Vocabulary:

  1. cowboy– a man who herds and takes care of cattle
  2. cattle– cows
  3. trails– a path or course through a forest or other rural place
  4. herd– any group of cattle that travel together
  5. campfire– an outdoor fire used for cooking or warmth while camping
  6. railroad– a road of steel rails upon which train cars travel

 

Students will be quizzed on these words on Friday, please study them at home.

 

Spelling Words:

  1. kindness
  2. goodness
  3. fearless
  4. sadness
  5. helpless
  6. fitness
  7. careless
  8. useless
  9. darkness
  10. sickness
  11. thankless
  12. weakness

Students are to complete at least 4 activities off of the spelling menu handout. ONE ACTIVITY IS DUE EACH DAY. Click here for the spelling menu.

Math:

Monday: Pg. 721-722

Tuesday: Pg. 727-728

Wednesday: Pg. 733-734

Thursday: Pg. 739-740

Week of 4-9

Reading and Spelling Tests: Friday

Selection Vocabulary:

  1. aunt– a relative who is the sister of your mom or dad
  2. present– a gift you give someone
  3. bank– a place where you keep your money
  4. basket– a container made of materials such as wood strips, grass, or straw
  5. favorite– liked over all others
  6. collect– to gather things as a hobby

 

Students will be quizzed on these words on Friday, please study them at home.

 

Spelling Words:

  1. mixture
  2. future
  3. caution
  4. motion
  5. nation
  6. picture
  7. station
  8. nature
  9. section
  10. auction
  11. fixture
  12. feature

Students are to complete at least 4 activities off of the spelling menu handout. ONE ACTIVITY IS DUE EACH DAY. Click here for the spelling menu.

Math:

Monday: Pg. 697-698

Tuesday: Pg. 703-704

Wednesday: Pg. 709-710

Thursday: Pg. 715-716