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.