PLEASE RETURN HOMEWORK ENVELOPES
-we are trying to be environmentally friendly and use the same envelopes for all three reports
Wednesday, November 25
no homework assigned this evening
Tuesday, November 24
List 10 : bring, brother, grass, green, brown, grow, from, frog
-last night's homework was to create a word search
Tonight's homework: SCRABBLE WORDS
-connect as many of the spelling words as you can like a scrabble game, use the grid paper, you may not be able to connect all the words together, you can have a few small groups with 2, 3, or 4 words connected
Wednesday, November 18
Homework: review spelling words for quiz tomorrow
St. Bernard's Spirit Wear -orders due back November 20
LIST 9 FOR WEEK OF NOVEMBER 16
black, blue, clock, clown, flat, flag, glad, glass
BULLYING PREVENTION WEEK-NOVEMBER 16-20
Friday, November 13
Next week is Bullying Prevention Week. The theme for this week is "THINK before you POST. Cyber-bullying HURTS"
Monday, November 16-wear pink in support of bullying prevention!
Thursday, November 12
Good job Grade Two!! The Grade 2 class was congratulated by Mrs. Heenenman for their good listening, both yesterday during the Remembrance Day service, and today during the School Mass.
Picture retakes happening tomorrow. Please indicate in the agenda if you would like a retake done.
Homework: review for Spelling Quiz
Tuesday, November 10
List 8 - "short u sound"
fun, run, mud, hut, up, cut,
Type out your spelling words on the computer and print your list OR Have a family member give you a "practice test." Bring in your test to show me!
Friday, November 6
-get your spelling List 7 Test signed
-please be sure to send notebook back on Monday for new list!!
Thursday, November 5
Study for spelling quiz tomorrow
Wednesday, November 4
-no homework assigned today
-notes were sent home for parents who have NOT yet chosen an interview time-please choose a time for Parent-Teacher Conference either Thursday, November 19 (evening) or Friday, November 20 (all day)
Tuesday, November 3
-write out spelling words in your spelling notebook , trace the vowels in red (a,e,i,o, u)
Monday, November 2
Picture money due Nov. 10
Homework: write spelling words out 3x ( 3 times)
List 7 "short o"
log, come, hot, box, stop, gone, top, got
Challenge List (for students who had a perfect score on pre-test)
dove, poppy, Remembrance Day, saint, peace
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30
Thank you to all parents who helped with the dance-a-thon, and/or dressed our Grade 2 ghouls and zombies and princesses and puppets in great costumes. It was a fun day! I very much appreciated the variety of treats, healthy snacks, juice and napkins so thoughtfully provided.
Enjoy the week-end!
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29
Hallowe'en Dance-a-thon tomorrow from 9:55-10:55 for the Grade 2 class. Parents welcome to dance along!!
Thanks to all the parents who are supplying treats! (Many of them healthy! Happy Hallowe'en.)
After the dance-a-thon we will return to "normal programming" for the middle block of the day. For the last hour of the day we will have a Hallowe'en party. Treats are welcomed, but please keep in mind that all treats must be peanut free. If you are planning to send a treat please let me know (via agenda) and consider sending a healthy treat so we are not too sugar-charged by the end of the day! (mini-water bottles, fruit snack, veggie snack, pretzels)
Tuesday, October 27
Spelling: this is a Review Week
-each student has a list (printed in a bat) that includes any errors from Spelling Tests 1-5, plus three Hallowe'en words
-this week we are working with these words but there will be no formal test
Monday, October 26
-Halloween fundraiser money due Wednesday
Friday, October 23
-new books sent home for week-end
Wednesday, October 21
PICTURE DAY TOMORROW!
-hot dog forms sent home for Dance-a-Thon day
Tuesday, October 20
-new Food Order forms for the first two weeks of November sent home today
-some students did not do their Word Search last night, it was sent home again to finish
***Please Note: Food Order forms due back at school October 29***
Monday, October 19
List 5 -the short i sound (says "i" like in the word "sit")
List 5-Challenge List (for students who chose to attempt the pre-test and had perfect score)
#4,5,6, chosen by student
There will be a voluntary pre-test on Mondays. If your child chooses to write the test and gets a perfect score he/she will study a challenge list (complied by student and I together) for the week and be tested on Friday. Challenge words will be pulled from our daily reading, and writing and be linked with curriculum. For example, words like "Canada" or "pattern" are directly linked to our daily learning.
-complete the Word Search that includes all 5 of our spelling lists
(started in class)