Friday, 8 June 2018

Friday News 6/4-6/8

Only 3 1/2 more days of school! We are nearing the end, but the students kept working hard this week! Here's a look at what we did:

We had our Awards Chapel on Tuesday:

Japanese Awards:

P.E. Awards:

Library Awards:

Citizenship Awards and Perfect Attendance:

Reading: We have been reading a chapter book together called The Phoenix of Destiny. We continued reading that this week and almost finished!

Writing: This week we wrote comics with a partner. The students came up with character, a problem, and how their characters were going to try and solve the problem. They had fun illustrating their comics too.

Math: We learned about fractions and how to find the area of a shape. Then we took our last chapter math test.

Bible: We continued learning about the fruit of the Spirit. We learned about Kindness (I will be nice to everyone), Goodness (I will do what is right), and Faithfulness (I will not quit).

Important Information:

1. Our last day of school is Wednesday! We will be having a class party from 11:00-12:30. Your student does not need to bring a lunch on this day as we will have a potluck to celebrate. Parents are also welcome to come and join us!

2. If your child is attending summer school, please look in their Homework Folder to see who their teacher is and what supplies they need to bring with them.

3. We will be taking home all of our supplies next week, so please make sure your child brings their backpack with them to school.

Have a great weekend! :)

Friday, 1 June 2018

Friday News: 5/28-6/1

Only a week and a half left in the school year! Here's a look at our week:

Reading: This week we read two different versions of Jack and the Beanstalk!

Writing: The students finished their group research projects on a continent and worked on putting all their information on a poster.

Math: We learned about 3D shapes and the relationship between 2D and 3D shapes. We also learned the fractions halves, thirds, and fourths.

Bible: This week we continued learning about the fruit of the Spirit. We learned about PEACE (I won't be afraid because I trust God) and PATIENCE (I will wait without complaining).

Important Information:

1. Spelling Words: inside, outside, without, forgave, Sunday, forever, anything, butterfly, underline, flashlight, sometimes, basketball, sunburned, newspaper, grandfather, grandmother, early, busy

2. Memory Verse: In the same way, let your line shine so others can see it. Then they will see the good things you do. And they will bring glory to your Father in heaven. Matthew 5:16

3. Please remember that the last day of school is Wednesday, June 13th. School will end at 12:30pm and we will be having a celebratory lunch together as a class. There will be no school on this day.

Have a wonderful weekend! :)

Friday, 25 May 2018

Friday News 5/21-5/25

Here's a look at our week:

Reading: We read different versions of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. We also enjoyed having the fourth graders come and read their original stories to us.

Writing: This week we learned how to take notes and research information. We started working on our group research projects on the continents.

Math: We started our last chapter on shapes. We learned about 2D shapes like triangles, quadrilaterals, pentagons, hexagons, and octagons. We also started to learn about 3D shapes like spheres, cubes, and cylinders.

Bible: We began our unit about the fruit of the Spirit. These are the things that are present in our lives if we believe in Jesus. This week we learned about love and joy. We learned that love is putting others first and that joy is being okay with what we have.

Important Information:

1. Spelling Words: after, never, father, water, other, winter, paper, finger, master, winner, mother, number, brother, discover, summer, computer, whole, hole

2. Memory Verse: But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. Galatians 5:22

3. There is no school this coming Monday. Enjoy the long weekend!

4. We will be having a class party on the last day of school! We hope that you can come and join us for this celebration of 2nd grade!

Upcoming Dates:
5/28 - Memorial Day - No School
6/13 - Last Day of School - Early Dismissal at 12:30

Have a wonderful weekend! :)