Classroom Newsletter

Mrs. Rosas 2nd Grade Newsletter
November 20, 2010.
 Hello Parents


 Happy Thanksgiving! Parents- Just a reminder that this will be a short week and I hope all of you have a wonderfulThanksgiving. We are still working on our fastFacts for this week. I am so excited to work withall of your children on our upcoming  activitiesfor the rest of 2010 and the new year to come

. Fast Facts
Please keep in mind that the weekly Fast Facts tests are only worth 10% of your child’s grade in math.  The Fast Facts Test this week will cover “Doubles Plus 2” (example:  2+4).  Students will not be timed on these facts.

Homework:

Monday: Read 10 min. & Spelling Unit 8, Activity 2

Tuesday: Read 10 min. & Math Pages 73 and 74

Wednesday:  Read 10 min. & Writing Week 7

Thursday: Read 10 min. at home

Friday: No Homework J  

Coming Up This Week:  

Be sure to mark your calendars!

Monday: GEM Exploration Assembly

Tuesday: Core Essential: Wear Dark Green; Progress Reports Go Home  

What We’re Learning:

Reading:  Verbs, Fairy Tales/Folktales
Phonograms:  a, e, i, d, h, ow, ay, ui, ur, mystery
Handwriting: Correct Starting Point
Writing: Gingerbread Stories
Math: 3D Shapes, Tangrams

Science/Social Studies:  Historical people, Traditions

Technology:  Promethean Board Activity on Historical people.


Our Specials Schedule:

Monday: Rotation Day 4 PE

Tuesday: Rotation Day 1 Art/Music

Wednesday: Off

Thursday: Off

Friday: Off