Christmas is approaching soon. There will be no school Dec. 19 – Jan. 2nd. Thurs., Dec. the 15th and Friday, Dec. the 16th are early release days. We will be dismissed at 11:30 on those days. Also Dec. the 13th is our Polar Express day. The students can wear pajamas, the H.S. band will play Polar Express songs at 9am for us and we will watch the movie. Our parties will be at 9am on Dec. the 16th. We are doing the penny Christmas exchange. Your child can bring small gifts for everyone in the room. For example, pencils, candy canes or small toys. We have 23 students. Thank you for all that you do and I hope you all have a very Merry Christmas!
We have been writing Halloween stories. We are writing haunted houses for sale. We are doing adding and subtracting. We are also writing about what we are for Halloween. We are doing good in school. Next week is our Red Ribbon week. Monday we wear red, Tues. we are nerds, Wed. we can be super heros, Thurs. is crazy hat day and Friday we can wear our pajamas.
We are talking about punctuation. We are counting mixed money. Last Friday we got to buy things from our store with our money. Thank you parents for sending us lots of prizes! We have already learned our doubles to 20. Today we read, Punctuation takes a Vacation. We are writing stories and reading them to each other. We are doing super fun centers everyday. We love school!
We have been reading Black Lagoon books. We have been learning about nouns. We have been learning our doubles. We have also been learning math and doing centers. We go to the library every two weeks on Fridays. Second grade is a lot of fun!