It is amazing that we only have 2 1/2 weeks left until Christmas break!! Time flies and before we know it, it will be 2010.
Spelling words for the week are:
Please continue practicing old words, as they will show up on future tests.
Early Release day on Tuesday, Dec. 8th.
The school will be having their Santa Shop this week -our day to shop is Friday, Dec. 11th
Book fair is next week (Dec 14th-18th) We will be able to shop and browse on our library day (Tue. 15th) The children can also shop the book fair during SANTA NIGHT on Thursday, Dec. 17th
Celebrations around the World-We will be ending our social studies unit on Wednesday, Dec. 16th in the AM with a huge celebration in the gym. we will be traveling around the world tasting and making things from different countries. The children need to bring slippers to school that day so we can put their shoes outside the classroom for the German tradition.
Polar express party-Friday, December 18th-Every year the 2nd grader’s have a polar express party. The children listen to the story, make and ornament, and eat cookies and hot chocolate. They children get to wear their PJ’s to school that day and bring in their most precious item to take on the huge train that we will build in the gym.
Pancake Breakfast last day of school Wed., Dec. 23rd-We will have a pancake breakfast and book exchange for the children the last day of school to celebrate the holiday. If you would like to help with the cooking send me a note!!! That day is also an Early release day!!