Mrs. Kerker's Second Grade

Specialist Schedule
Monday - PE
Tuesday - PE, Art
Wednesday - Art
Thursday - CLC
Friday - Music
*Please have your child wear tennis shoes on P.E. days

*20 min. of reading 5x a week
*Practice spelling words
*Practice addition and subtraction math facts
(Have your child teach you Addition and Subtraction Top-It with a deck of playing cards.)

*Spelling Words and Reading Log go home on Monday.  The Reading Log needs to be returned the following Monday.

Educational Links for extra practice at home:

to our Students of the Month for being SAFE at school:
*Ryder Hines
*Macy Pliler

Our Valentine's visit to the Villager 

Week of April 22nd-April 26th
Spelling Words
1. indeed
2. sheep
3. feel
4. cheap
5. steam
6. beach
7. squeak
8. whose
9. won
10. son
*Spelling tests will be each Friday

Text:  Disaster Alert!
Comprehension: Main Idea and Key Details, Sequencing, Comparing Texts
Phonics:  -ee, -ea, and -ey sounds

We are working on a unit that focuses on subtracting two and three digit numbers with and without regrouping.  We will be learning different strategies to help us find the difference between multiple two and three-digit numbers such as:  number lines, number grids, expanded form, making ten, doubles, and Base-10.

We are working on writing a narrative story from the point-of-view of an animal. We will include the following elements: main character, setting, problem, and solution.

to Gavin Lee, Hunter Lair, Natalie Wooden, Cash Kleine, Bella Ross, and Wyatt Collins for mastering their addition and subtraction math facts to 20!!!

Read Across America Day
Reading with Grandparents and making Oobleck (is it a solid or liquid!?!)

    Behavior Expectations
                        We are...
C - Caring
R - Respectful, Responsible
E - Engaged
S - Safe
Animation of Rocket blue and red by danjiro

Friday Folders
All papers will go home on Friday.  Please help your child to remember to return their Friday Folder each week. Thank you!

Upcoming Events
*Early Release - Wednesdays at 1:45pm
*Field Trip - May 7th, Oregon Children's Museum and Kalama Waterfront Park (please turn in your permission slip and purchase your ASB cards)

Scholastic Book Club Orders
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