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Van Every Newsletter August 13th-17th
Due Date: 8/12/2018
Subject: 2nd Grade

Van Every's Newsletter

August 13th-17th

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO AMBERLEE!

ELA Skills/& Standards 

Reading:  We will discuss the difference between fiction and non fiction texts.  We will answer questions such as: who? what? when? where? & How?  Using details from a text we will retell the major events in a text, describe the central message, and explain the different points of view of characters in a fiction text.  We will retell a story using Beginning-Middle-End(RL.2.1)  

Grammar: Complete Sentences

Writing: We will generate ideas for writing through drawings. We will be writing narrative stories(W.2.3), and share our writing(W2.7).  Students will hear & discuss good writing.  Students make lists to generate ideas.  Students write about personal experiences.

 

Vocabulary: 

fearless-brave or feeling no fear

fearful-afraid of filled with fear

familiar-well known to you and easy to recognize.

convince-make someone believe something or decide to do something.

tumble-fall and roll over and over

swirl-move in a circle  

compassionate-kind to a person or animal who is suffering or unhappy

content-happy with what is happening or what you are doing.

MATH: We will work on the four ways to write a number: standard form, word form, expanded form, and base ten form.  We will review and discuss place value.

SPELLING WORDS

1.get     11.big

2.up      12.are

3.well    13.will

4.that    14.you

5.go      15.said

6.his     16.do

7.of      17.thick

8.your    18.still

9.not     19.Sunday

10.back  20.Friday

Spelling Test Friday!

 

REMINDERS & Dates: 

*Please don’t forget to pay 2ndgrade fees: $15.20

-Please Send in your child’s supplies.

Please make sure your child wears Tennis shoes on Thursday for P.E.

Tuesday,August 16th-6:00 p.m. PTA meeting in the cafeteria.

Tuesday, August 16th 6:30-7:30 Parent Night! (No Children Please)

8/20 After School Choir Auditions until4:30

Remember to save and turn in box tops!

September 3rd-Labor Day Holiday!  No School!