skip to main content
Facebook Twitter
Meg Burns Staff Photo

Weekly Skills 

Welcome to Hernando Hills

2nd grade!


Week of Apr. 16-20


ELA: **use context clues to determine the meaning of unknown words

         **identify homophones as words that sound the same, but have different spellings and meanings (to-too-two, sun-son)

         **use common prefixes and suffixes to change the meaning of a word (preschool, careless)

         **use commas to seperate items in a series (She wore a red, white, and blue dress.)

         **opinion writing


Spelling:   point, boy, oil, voice, might, while, learn, earth, water, watch, how, out, found, down, whole, seven, piece, pie, woman, women


Vocabulary Words:  no new vocabulary words this week


Math:  **fractions-partition rectangles and circles into 2, 3, or 4 equal parts; describe the parts as halves, thirds, and fourths

             **review word problems, arrays, and addition and subtraction with and without regrouping   ***The math test will be on Friday.


Important information:

**Apr. 20-Music program at 6:00 p.m.

**Apr. 24-progress reports

**Apr. 24-PTA meeting 6:00 p.m.

**Student will not be allowed to charge lunch in the cafeteria after May 1.

**May 18-Awards Day at 8:00 and Color Run at 8:30

**May 22-60% day

**May 23-Students' last day-60% day