Spelling words of the week-place, well, such, here, take. The skill for the week is letters that have two different sounds. Such as the letter c and g and y.
We are continuing Unit 7 in math. We are working on patterns in numbers, compliments of 10, how to add sets of numbers mentally and to be able to look for patterns to help add up the sets. Please continue practicing adding and subtracting for mad minute. Having fact power will help with this unit.
We are continuing our nonfiction writing unit-personal expertise. We are writing a class book on being in 2nd grade. We are all experts on being in 2nd grade. As we work on sections of our book student will transfer what they learned to their own expert book.
As we continue our theme on tolerance we are also going to work on retelling skills. We are going to start out working on verbally telling stories with all its parts then to working on written retellings.
We have a science test Monday. Review sheet came home Friday.
Social Studies unit starts this week. We will be focusing on needs and wants.