Week of September 18
Dates to remember this week:
Wednesday, September 20th there will be free dress for $5.00 the money will be donated to the American Red Cross for the hurricane victims.
Friday, September 22 will be Spirit Free dress. Wear an OLM tshirt!
Reading: Superkids Chapter 5. We will work on observing punctuation and reading with expression.
Phonics: Plurals ending with s & es; using syllables to decode longer words; understanding connected events; words ending in ed, ing, & y.
Math: We began Chapter 3 last week...subtraction up to 1,000. Some students are struggling with subtraction (math facts). The best thing to do to help your child improve is work nighty on math facts...flashcards work great!!
Science: Chapter 3, People Grow and Change.
Social Studies: Our Studies Weekly topic is Explorers. We also will be learning about maps.
Religion: We will be discussing choosing what is good and how are conscience tells us right from wrong.
Week of September 4th through September 8th
Hope everyone enjoyed the long weekend!
This on Friday, September 8th there will be an All School Mass at 8:15am.
Curriculum for the week:
Reading: Chapter 3 of our Superkids reader. Children are learning to read with tone and expression.
Phonics: le and ng endings; nouns and verbs; pronouns; contractions; and explanatory writing.
Math: We will be completing Chapter 2. There will be a test on Tuesday, September12th. Your child will be coming home with a study guide be sure to review the guide with your child.
Social Studies: Primary and Secondary Sources; artifacts; the difference between life from long ago and life today.
Science: Mammals, Reptiles, Insects, Birds, and Amphibians.
Religion: Prayers of Praise; Psalms; and the importance of thanking God for all that we have.
I hope you all enjoyed the long weekend:)
Friday 11/18--progress reports go home
2nd grade brings St. Vincent lunches
Tuesday 11/29--Reconciliation 7 p.m. at St. Patricks Church
***Next week--NO SCHOOL! Fall Break***
This weeks curriculum:
Reading~Chapter 14 in our Superkids reader.
Language Arts~ words ending with -ight, -stle, and -igh; prefix words; and writing a story in sequence. Spelling words.
Math~ Using the bar model to help solve word problems.
Social Studies~ Pioneer life, farming, technology.
Science~ We have a test on Thursday, November 17th. We will be reviewing all week.
Religion~we will continue to prepare for our Penance service.
Children should wear church clothes on the night of the Penance service. Girls can wear a nice simple dress and boys should wear nice pants with a dress shirt ( a tie is not necessary).