Madison Crossing Elementary

Mark Of Excellence




E-mail address
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     

April 20-24


*Please be sure to check the bottom of the newsletter for special notes each week.

Theme: Australia/Ocean

 Shared Reading: Amos and Boris

 Vocabulary:  tread – to keep head above the surface of the water by moving your 

                                    arms and legs

                         leisure – not having to work or do duties; something that is fun

                         dreadful – very disagreeable or unpleasant

                         immense – very great in size or amount

                         luminous – giving off light

                         rodent – any of the small mammals such as mice, rats, squirrels, and


 Spelling words: vision, mission, decision, fraction, addition, direction, June, July, Saturday, Sunday

 Reading: Review (story elements, sequencing, main idea and supporting details, characterization)

 Phonics: sion, tion

 Language: Review (nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, synonyms, antonyms, homonyms, plurals, prefixes, suffixes)

 Math: Money


Review spelling and vocabulary words daily.

Monday – Reading sheet; math sheet

Tuesday - Math sheet; P.E. tomorrow

Wednesday - Vocabulary test tomorrow

Thursday – Math sheet; Spelling test tomorrow; Library tomorrow


Special notes and reminders:

  • Residency bills and updated items (loans, etc.) are due as soon as possible.
  • Here are some important dates for second grade:
    • Writer’s Gallery-Wed., April 22rd (Our class’ time and location is 12:00 in the Professional Development Library (old Middle School Library). All parents are invited and encouraged to come!) Please return invitation! J
    • Malco Field Trip- Wed., April 24th (We do not take parent chaperones on this field trip due to limited seating in the theater.) Students will need to bring a sack lunch. We will return to school to eat lunch in the classroom as we will miss our regular scheduled lunch time. The students need to wear their red patriotic program t-shirt. 

·         We have a lot to accomplish before school is out in a few weeks. Continue to encourage your child to do their VERY best! J