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Second Grade

Welcome to our SUPER Second Grade!

We are very excited that you will be joining us this year to become SUPER Learners! Our SUPER classes will take a safari and explore animals and habitats. We will learn about communities, travel to the Moon, and look at folklore and traditions from around the world. We will work with three digit addition and subtraction, measurement, data, multiplication and division. Our SUPER Learners will also work with STEM or science, solving problems, working with experiments, and practice being engineers.
So, enjoy your Labor Day weekend! Take lots of time to read and be ready to put on your superhero capes this fall! We can't wait to fly through Second Grade with you!
Your friends,
        Mrs. Brai, Ms. DiMaio and Miss Scinto 
Personal Webpage Links: 

Second Grade Weekly News: (We will post weekly information to keep families up to date with all that is happening with our SUPER Second Graders!)

Week of May 20, 2019 We have a very busy week planned for our Second Graders! Our Indian Rock Field Trip is on Tuesday - please include a bag lunch with your child's name on it. We cannot have glass containers or anything that needs to be returned. Please do not include any items that contain nuts or nut butters.  (Students are asked to contribute $5.00 to offset the cost of the trip.)   
**Field Trip Permission Slips for our trips to Ithe Historical Society Walk and the Library need to be returned ASAP if your child has not already sent it in. (Permission Slips must be signed and returned for a student to attend the trip.)  
Students will also be working on exit TRC assessments this week. 
We will not be sending home Homework Packets for the remainder of the year. Students that are not completing assignments during the school day will have work sent home to be completed. 
This week, students will be working on narrative and opinion writing. We will work on geography and how people adapt to their environment our Social Studies. In Math, students will be working on strategies to support comprehension with fractions, multiplication, division, and numbers to 1,000.
The next few weeks will be very busy as the school year winds down. We will be involved with Field Trips, Exit Assessments, Field Day, and special event days. Watch your child's folder with notices and permission slip information to keep everyone up to date. 
UPCOMING EVENTS:  May 21, 2019 ~ Field Trip to Indian Rock 
                                      May 24, 2019 ~ Historical Society Field Trip (Watch for Permission Slips) 
                                      May 27, 2019 ~ Memorial Day (NO SCHOOL)
                                      May 28, 2019 ~ Library Field Trip (Watch for Permission Slips)   
                                      May 30, 2019 ~ Field Day (5/31 Rain Date) 
Special Days this Week: Monday ~ Compliment Day
                                     Tuesday ~ Field Trip to Indian Rock
                                     Wednesday ~ Pirate Day
                                     Thursday ~ Dinosaur Day 
                                     Friday ~ Historical Society Walking Trip  (weather permitting)                             
We have an early lunch schedule this year. Students will be having a short working healthy snack in the afternoon to maintain strong minds and bodies throughout the day. Snack options could include a piece of fruit or cut vegetables, crackers, or  pretzels. We will be sending home a letter with some suggestions and additional information. If you have any questions, please contact your classroom teacher. (Please do not send in any snacks with nuts or nut-butters.)
We can't wait to see all of our SUPER Second Graders on Monday morning!
                                                                             ~The Second Grade Team

Second Grade Homework: No formal assigned HW packets will be sent for the remainder of the school year. 

Students will again have a Reading Log, MatH Calendar and Family STEM Project.
If you lose the forms - please feel free to print out the sample forms on this page. If you have any questions, please contact your child's teacher.
~The Second Grade Team 

Second Grade Links and Websites to Support Learning:



Social Studies:




Grade 2 Specials Schedules:
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  • Monday: Music
  • Tuesday: Media
  • Wednesday: P.E.
  • Thursday: P.E.
  • Friday: Art & Media
  • Monday: No Specials
  • Tuesday: Music
  • Wednesday: P.E.
  • Thursday: Media & P.E.
  • Friday: Art & Media
  • Monday: P.E.
  • Tuesday: No Specials
  • Wednesday: Music & Media
  • Thursday: Art & Media
  • Friday: P.E.

Image result for superhero homework clipart freeNovember Homework Links:

1. Super Reading Log
2. MatH Calendar
3. STEM Family Projects
     (See attached below.)