2B News

Hope you all had a very Blessed Easter!

There will be NO spelling homework or spelling test due to the shortened week. Please continue to review multiplication/division flash cards with your child as well as reviewing time and money. Thank you for support!

Week of April 23rd-27th, 2019

Week at a Glance:

Math-We will continue chapter 9 on Volume. The students will continue this week, with a hands on lesson, using measuring cups with water to explore, compare and understand volume.

Open Court-we will continue to blend words and build oral language and fluency skills; sound: oi; nd; and oy. Read “D is for democracy”; apply comprehensive strategies; Asking and Answering questions and Making Connections; describe story elements; investigate comparisons and contrasts; sequence; cause and effects; characters; events in a story; understand the author’s purpose; identify fact and opinion; demonstrate understanding of language use and text features; word and sentence dictation; and continue daily work in journals; clarify and make connections; use a tree graphic organizer to plan a summary; give and receive feedback on their drafts; use proofreading marks and a checklist to edit summaries; evaluate summaries based on writer’s goals; publish summaries.

Religion- Lesson 19: We love and serve God and Others; demonstrate knowledge of lesson 16; understand that God has given each of us a vocation to love and serve God; read and discuss story of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta and how she served others as a missionary; lesson 19 quiz.

Science-Chapter 8 Earth and Space: identify how the Earth rotates to make day and night; relate seasonal patterns to Earth’s orbit around the Sun; observe the Moon and it’s phases as it orbits the Earth; explain the relationship between the planets and the Sun; describe the planets in the solar system; complete Chapter 8 review; Chapter 8 test on Wednesday; start Chapter 9 Matter; identify matter as anything that takes up space; compare and contrast properties of solids.

 

Reminders:

*NO Spelling Homework or or Spelling Test this week.

*CH 8 Science Test on Wednesday.