Madison Crossing Elementary

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School Phone Number    601-898-7710

Welcome Message

Welcome to second grade!  You will find our weekly newsletter below which includes skills, homework and important announcements.    

                                                         Hutson’s Herald                              

    October 27-October 31


Theme: Bats/Nocturnal Animals


Shared Reading:  Bat Loves the Night


Vocabulary:  twitch – a slight jerk of a body part or muscle

                       unfurl – to open or unfold

                       tangled – to become twisted

                       flutter – to move wings with a quick flapping motion

                       slither – to slide on a surface

                       plunge – to dive or leap in a reckless haste


Spelling words:  which, when, church, chime, wish, shimmer, weather, that, mother, asked


Reading: Dictionary skills, table of contents, index, glossary, title page


Language:  Helping verbs - am, is, are, was, were, be, being, been


Phonics: Consonant digraphs (wh, ch, th, sh)


Math: Counting forward by 100s, Part and total number stories, temperature changes


Monday - Math sheet; reading sheet

Tuesday - Math sheet; P.E. tomorrow – Wear tennis shoes **Return signed papers**

Wednesday - Vocabulary assessment tomorrow

Thursday - Math sheet; Spelling test tomorrow; Library tomorrow – Bring library book


Special notes and reminders:


·        We will have a dress rehearsal for our program on Thursday, November 13th.  Please make sure your child wears blue jeans and tennis shoes on Thursday.

·        Second grade parent performance will be on November 14th.  Each child will need to wear a pair of blue jeans and tennis shoes to the program, also.

·        Crossing Fest is Saturday, November 15th.

·        Our 2nd grade field trip is coming up on November 20th. Please be looking for notes coming home in your child’s folder with more information.