Sunday, May 26, 2019

This Week's Happenings

5/28/19

Monday: No School
Tuesday: Day 5 > Art
Wednesday: Day 6 > Library
Thursday: Day 7 > Phys. Ed.
Friday: No Day – CARNIVAL*
Monday: Day 8 > Music
Tuesday: Day 9 > Computers (1/2 day)
----Dismissal @ 12:00

In Language Arts… Keep reviewing the vocabulary words in the blue notebook. Concentrate on any words your child did not know that are written in the front cover of the notebook. We will continue to add vocabulary words to this notebook to prepare us for next year. The children can read these throughout the summer.

No Spelling test this week. Spelling patterns will continue to be reviewed.


Math…Addition facts as well as subtraction facts will be a super review for second grade. This week will be a review of some skills and concepts we have learned.


*Carnival Day is Friday – You may send in sunscreen, sun glasses, hats, etc… We will spend half of the day outside and half inside. Please check the weather report so you can dress your child accordingly. He/She should wear socks and sneakers. No sandals for this fun-filled day.

Reading Logs are due TOMORROW, May 29, so your child can get credit for whatever books have been read this month.


Please sign and date the page on the back of the Friday Folder, one more time.

This will be our last This Week’s Happenings. Thank you for your cooperation this school year. I hope you have a wonderful summer and many great years at NSE!

Friday, May 17, 2019

This Week's Happenings

5/20/19


Monday: Day 10 > Art
Tuesday: Day 1 > Keyboarding
Wednesday: Day 2 > Phys. Ed.
Thursday: Day 3 > Music
Friday: Day 4 > Computers


In Language Arts… Keep reviewing the vocabulary words in the blue notebook. Concentrate on any words your child did not know that are written in the front cover of the notebook. The last set of words will be tested this week.

Spelling written homework will be Monday-Thursday. Write each misspelled word from the pretest 3 times.

Continue working on reading comprehension. After your child reads a story or chapter, ask some questions about what was read. Comprehension and fluency are the focus of these last few weeks of school. It is so important that you listen to your child read EVERY DAY.

Remember, when listening to your child read, use the strategies that we have been working on in school. Refer to the page sent home.


Math…Please review the flashcards in the envelope. Return the Flashcard Envelopes each day.

Unit 7 is Coins and Graphing > We will work on graphing for a few days then review for the Assessment on Thursday.


-Homework is to read a book every day and then add it to your reading log.

Please sign and date the page on the back of the Friday Folder, thank you!

I hope you have a superb week!

No School on Monday (5/27)

Tuesday (5/28) will be Day 5 > Art Class

Saturday, May 11, 2019

This Week's Happenings

5/13/19


Monday: Day 5 > Art
Tuesday: Day 6 > BOOK FAIR SHOPPING**
Wednesday: Day 7 > Phys. Ed.
Thursday: Day 8 > Music
Friday: Day 9 > Computers


In Language Arts… Keep reviewing the vocabulary words in the blue notebook. Concentrate on any words your child did not know that are written in the front cover of the notebook.

Spelling test will be on Thursday. Please review the words in the green notebook if your child is taking the test.

Continue working on reading comprehension. After your child reads a story or chapter, ask some questions about what was read. Comprehension and fluency are the focus of these last few weeks of school. It is so important that you listen to your child read EVERY DAY.

Remember, when listening to your child read, use the strategies that we have been working on in school. Refer to the page sent home.

Math…Please review the flashcards in the envelope. Return the Flashcard Envelopes each day.

Unit 7 is Coins and Graphing > Mixed coin counting will continue…penny, nickel, dime and quarter. Keep working on this skill.

Graphing will begin this week. The students have already been introduced to this concept so it will be a review.

-Homework is to read a book every day and then add it to your reading log.


**Send Book Fair Money in an envelope on Tuesday if your child is shopping.

Please sign and date the page on the back of the Friday Folder, thank you!

I hope you have a wonderful week!

Monday (5/20) will be Day 10 > Art Class

Sunday, May 5, 2019

This Week's Happenings

5/6/19

Monday: Day 10 > Art
Tuesday: Day 1 > Keyboarding
Wednesday: Day 2 > Phys. Ed.
Thursday: Day 3 > Music
Friday: Day 4 > Computers


In Language Arts… Keep reviewing the vocabulary words in the blue notebook. Concentrate on any words your child did not know that are written in the front cover of the notebook.

There is no written spelling homework today. Spelling homework will begin tomorrow and every day until Friday.

Continue working on reading comprehension. After your child reads a story or chapter, ask some questions about what was read. Comprehension and fluency are the focus of these last few weeks of school. It is so important that you listen to your child read EVERY DAY.

Remember, when listening to your child read, use the strategies that we have been working on in school. Refer to the page sent home.

Math…Please review the flashcards in the envelope. Return the Flashcard Envelopes each day.

Unit 7 is Coins and Graphing > Mixed coin counting will continue…penny, nickel, dime and quarter. Keep working on this skill. Some of the students need to solidify the types of coins and their values.

-Homework is to read a book every day and then add it to your reading log.

Please sign and date the page on the back of the Friday Folder, thank you!

I hope you have an extraordinary week!

Monday (5/13) will be Day 5 > Art Class

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!

Saturday, April 27, 2019

This Week's Happenings

4/29/19


Monday: Day 5 > Art
Tuesday: Day 6 > Library
Wednesday: Day 7 > Phys. Ed.
Thursday: Day 8 > Music
Friday: Day 9 > Computers


In Language Arts… Keep reviewing the vocabulary words in the blue notebook. Concentrate on any words your child did not know that are written in the front cover of the notebook.

There is no written spelling homework this week but every student will be tested on Thursday. (No one got all words correct on the pretest last week.) Please review the words so your child is prepared for the assessment.

Continue working on reading comprehension. After your child reads a story or chapter, ask some questions about what was read. Comprehension and fluency are the focus of these last few weeks of school. It is so important that you listen to your child read EVERY DAY.

Remember, when listening to your child read, use the strategies that we have been working on in school. Refer to the page sent home.


Math…Please review the flashcards in the envelope. Return the Flashcard Envelopes each day.

Unit 7 is Coins and Graphing > Mixed coin counting will continue…penny, nickel, dime and quarter.


-Homework is to read a book every day and then add it to your reading log. Reading logs will be due on Wednesday.

Please sign and date the page on the back of the Friday Folder, thank you!

I hope you have a special week!

Monday (5/6) will be Day 10 > Art Class

Saturday, April 20, 2019

This Week's Happenings

4/22/19

Monday: Day 10 > Art
Tuesday: Day 1 > Keyboarding
Wednesday: Day 2 > Phys. Ed.
Thursday: Day 3 > Music
Friday: Day 4 > Computers

In Language Arts… Keep reviewing the vocabulary words in the blue notebook. When I ask your child these words, it is used as a grade. As I have written in an earlier letter, this is an easy way to get 100%. Any words your child did not know are written in the front cover of the notebook.

The spelling pretest was given today. Written homework will be Monday-Thursday. Write any misspelled words 3 times each.

Continue working on reading comprehension. After your child reads a story or chapter, ask some questions about what was read.

Remember, when listening to your child read, use the strategies that we have been working on in school. Refer to the page sent home.


Math…Please review the flashcards in the envelope. Return the Flashcard Envelopes each day.

Unit 7 is Coins and Graphing > Concentrate on counting pennies, nickels and dimes and quarters. We will be adding mixed coins this week.


-Homework is to read a book every day and then add it to your reading log.

-Book orders are due tomorrow, April 23.


Please sign and date the page on the back of the Friday Folder, thank you!

I hope you have an exceptional week!

Monday (4/29) will be Day 5 > Art Class

Saturday, April 13, 2019

This Week's Happenings

4/15/19


Monday: Day 6 > Library
Tuesday: Day 7 > Phys. Ed.
Wednesday: Day 8 > Music
Thursday: Day 9 > Computers
Friday: No School


In Language Arts… Keep reviewing the vocabulary words in the blue notebook.

The Spelling final test will be on Wednesday. Please review the words with your child if he/she is taking the test.
Wednesday will also be the day when the students take the comprehension test on their own.

Continue working on reading comprehension. After your child reads a story or chapter, ask some questions about what was read.

Remember, when listening to your child read, use the strategies that we have been working on in school. Refer to the page sent home.

Math…Please review the flashcards in the envelope. Return the Flashcard Envelopes each day.

Unit 7 is Coins and Graphing > Concentrate on counting pennies, nickels and dimes.


-Homework is to read a book every day and then add it to your reading log.

Please sign and date the page on the back of the Friday Folder, thank you!

I hope you have a topnotch week!

Monday (4/22) will be Day 10 > Art Class