Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Updates 5/24/16

Milky Way Parents,

Thank you so much for all teacher appreciation goodies last week. You made me feel so special, and I feel blessed to have each and every one of your kiddos in my class this year! J

Reminder:

May 24th – Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast and PTA Meeting
May 30th – No School – Memorial Day
June 2nd – Last Day of School and Second Grade End of the Year Party

Please check E-News for more school information.

This week we are learning:
Math
Financial Literacy
·         Saving and spending
·         Withdrawal and deposit
·         Borrowing and lending
·         Producers and consumers
Science
Plants
·         Needs
·         Adaptations
Social Studies
Making a Living in Local Communities
·         Consumer and producer
·         Spending
Word Study
Skillsbook
Reading
Traditional Literature
·         Fairytales
·         Folktales
·         Myths
·         Legends

Plays and Reader’s Theatre
·         Comprehension
·         Characters
·         Plot
·         Setting
·         Dialogue
·         Inference
·         Sensory
Writing
Personal Narratives
·         The Writing process
Read Aloud
Spiderwick Chronicles Book

Have a fantastic week!

Thanks,

Miss Williams

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Updates 5/17/16

Milky Way Parents,

I hope that you are having a great week so far. Thanks for taking the time to come and meet with me for your child’s spring conference. I appreciate all that you do.

Reminders for this week:

Friday, May 20th – Field Day from 8:30 – 10:30
May 10th – May 26th – Ms. Williams’ Class Spring Conferences

Please check E-News for more school information.

This week we are learning:

Math
Place Value to the thousands
·         Written Form
·         Expanded form
·         Base Ten
·         Standard Form
·         Values
Science
Insects
·         Life cycle
·         Body
·         Adaptations
·         Needs
Social Studies
Government
·         Local
·         State
·         National
Word Study
Skillsbook
Reading
Traditional Literature
·         Fairy-tales
·         Folktales
·         Myths
·         Legends
Writing
Research
·         Note taking
·         Resources
·         Drafting, Editing, Revising, and Publishing
Read Aloud
Spiderwick Chronicles Book 2

Have a nice week and let me know if you need anything at all.

Thanks,

Miss Williams

Monday, May 9, 2016

Updates 5/9/16

Milky Way Parents,

I hope that you had a great weekend and a Happy Mother’s Day.

It's time for spring conferences. I am so excited meet with you and discuss your child's progress in second grade. Thank you so much for all of your work at home with them.
Please sign up for a spring conference time for your child. Feel free to contact me if none of the times work. We can always work on scheduling a different time.

Please use the following link to sign up:
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0d4da5a92aa02-2016

Reminders for this week:

May 10th – May 26th – Ms. Williams’ Class Spring Conferences

Please check E-News for more school information.

This week we are learning:
Math
Subtraction
·         3 Digit
·         Strategies
·         Problem Solving
Science
Insects
·         Life cycle
·         Body
·         Adaptations
·         Needs
Social Studies
Government
·         Local
·         State
·         National
Word Study
Skillsbook
Reading
Traditional Literature
·         Fairytales
·         Folktales
·         Myths
·         Legends
Writing
Research
·         Note taking
·         Resources
·         Drafting, Editing, Revising, and Publishing
Read Aloud
Spiderwick Chronicles Book 2

Have a fantastic week!

Thanks,

Miss Williams

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Updates 5/4/16

Milky Way Parents,

We had a great Science Day last week. The kiddos enjoyed learning about nutrition, weather, recycling, and more. Here is the link for news clip from our weather presentation by Chikage Windler from KEYE-TV: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOHHLxaCU1s&feature=youtu.be

I’ll be sending out a spring conference sign up very soon. J

Reminders for this week:

Monday, May 2nd – Second Grade Language Arts Benchmark
Tuesday, May 3rd – Second Grade Language Arts Benchmark
Wednesday, May 4th – Early Release at 12:45 PM
Thursday, May 5th – Junior Choir Concert Tour

Please check E-News for more school information.

This week we are learning:
Math
Subtraction
·         3 Digit
·         Strategies
·         Problem Solving
Science
Butterflies
·         Life cycle
·         Body
·         Adaptations
·         Needs
Social Studies
Government
·         Local
·         State
·         National
Word Study
Reading comprehension passages
Reading
Traditional Literature
·         Fairytales
·         Folktales
·         Myths
·         Legends
Writing
Research
·         Note taking
·         Resources
·         Drafting, Editing, Revising, and Publishing
Read Aloud
Spiderwick Chronicles Book 2

Have a great week!

Thanks,

Miss Williams