February 22 to 26

Monday, February 22, 2016

100th day of school has arrived!  We will take a close look at the number 100 this week.

We will have the unit assessment in Math this week.  Please review with your second grader making change, start change end stories, estimating measurement, and place value.

Please note the special events on the Ray PTA calendar this month.  We have a special evening event scheduled for Thursday the 25th. If you are not already receiving Ray PTA Enews please sign up today on the Ray website.

Home Assignments:

  • Read daily 15 minute minimum 7 days (track on the contract due Mon)
  • Math Home link (make it more challenging for your child as needed)
  • Word study: daily practice sight words for improved reading fluency (5 days)
  • Writing Application: Mon plan, Tues draft, Wed revise, Thurs edit, Fri submit

Writing Application Choices:

Choice #1:A Poem
Write a poem about a baby animal.  You might write a poem about an animal you had as a pet.  You might write about an animal you saw at the zoo or in a store.

Choice #2: Pet Poster
Pretend you own a pet that just had babies.  You want to find good homes for them.  Make a poster.  Draw a picture of the baby animals, and write sentences about them under the picture.

Sight words: are, baby, didn’t, good, I’ll, is, please, sound, talk, too