Week of January 15th to January 19th

2018 has started out very busy here in second grade. Our main focus is the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Thank you to all who attended the parent meeting on the 8th. You are so good!


 Please continue to review the Rite of Reconciliation daily.

Memorize the 10 Commandments. They can be found in the Agenda.

We continue to work on getting ready for the Sacrament of Reconciliation here at school.

Continue to record service hours in the Agenda Book. 

Language Arts

We will read Luke Goes to Bat by Rachel Isadora. Our focus this week is sequence of events, subject-verb agreement, long i sound, and antonyms.

We continue our winter writing for our Snow Writing Books. 

We are creating Kansas books to share with pre-school.


Each week the students will take a pretest for our spelling words. If the child passes with a 100% they will be responsible for list 2. 

For students to earn meets standard they must earn an 80%.

  • Our next pretest will be January. 16th.
  • Spelling Menu is due on January 19th.
  • Spelling test is Friday, January 19th.


Spelling City


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We have started a new math unit on Place Value to 1,000.

Continue to correct all math errors and remember to study addition and subtraction facts daily.

Please visit Moby Max to spend some time practicing math.

Social Studies/Science

We will begin our observation of rocks and minerals. 


Looking Ahead...

  • January 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day --- no school
  • January 19 Community Family Day
  • January 23, 2018 at 6:00 First Reconciliation
  • January 26 Noon dismissal
  • January 28 Cultural Festival 1:00-3:00 and Catholic Schools Week