G2 Newsletters

September 25, 2017

 

Bible Bible Verse: “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”

Joshua 1:9

Old Testament: 1 & 2 Chronicles and Ezra

 

Faith Hero: God gave Joshua an impossible task to do, but with God all things are possible. Joshua obeys God’s directions with his whole heart and leads the Israelites to victory.

Phonics/Grammar     This week will find second graders identifying and using adjectives. We will also do a quick review of compound words. The week will end with a review of the phonograms introduced the past three weeks.
­­Reading Workshop Students will use the questions: Who? Where? When? What? Why? How? To keep track of their comprehension. There will be an assessment on answering and asking questions at the end of this week.
Writing Workshop Congratulations to the second graders on publishing their first paragraph of the year! Students will take the skills and strategies they have learned the last few weeks and use them to write persuasive letters.
Math Students will continue to use place value strategies for solving addition and subtraction problems, both with and without regrouping.

 

Social Studies Students will be assessed on locating important locations on the earth. This will include the seven continents, as well as the 5 major oceans. Afterwards, students will explore maps and identify the title, the key and symbols, and compass rose.
Chapel Please join us Thursday morning at 8:10 in the common’s basement for a K2 chapel!
Tidbits Star Student: Zion

 

PE Regular PE will begin this week, so please make sure your child is wearing appropriate footwear!

 

Upcoming Events:

 

October 5 (Thursday) Half Day- Dismissal will be at noon. No lunch served. Students voted for our first half day to be a Bring Your Favorite Stuffed Animal to School Day. Students may bring one stuffed animal to share their day with!

 

October 6 (Friday) No School

 

October 10 14 Fall Break- No School

 

October 16 School Resumes

 

October 20 (Friday) End of the First Quarter

 

Happy Birthday to Benjamin Sunday, October 1!