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Mrs. Peters

Email: 
cpeters@amherst.k12.va.us
Phone: 
434-528-6499 ext. 26819
Classes Taught: 
My homeroom - Reading, spelling, and math Johnson's homeroom - math

     Second Grade Newsletter  3-09-20 

 

 

Reading:  Theme: Determination

 

2.6 a, b, c, e, f  homophones, prefixes and suffixes, vocabulary, use dictionaries, glossaries, and indices, abc order 

2.7 and 2.8 Reading Passages for Review for nine week assessment  

Readers’ Theater

Reading Nine Week Assessment:  Monday and Tuesday March 16 and 17, 2020.

Writing:

SOL 2.10, 2.11 The students will be completing the county Writing Prompt this week.

The students will be given the opportunity to share at the end of the week. They will continue to review capitalization, punctuation, abbreviations, verb tense and adjectives.  

Homework: 

The students will receive their spelling words on Monday.  Please have your child complete three spelling homework assignments by Friday.  Please continue to have your child read nightly and return their reading log on Friday.  

 

Math:

SOL 2.5b - Please have your child study the basic addition and subtraction facts.  

We will continue review of the NW SOL’s for the 3rd NW. The skills include money, telling time, inches, pounds, graphing, and equality. 

Math NW test will be on Thursday, March 12.

 

 

Science SOL 2.7 b and 2.8 d:   Weathering and Erosion and how plants reduce erosion.  Our test is planned for Wednesday, March 11, 2020. 

 

Science Nine Week Assessment: Friday, March 13, 2020

History Nine Week Assessment:  Thursday, March 19, 2020

Study guides and sorts are on my website if you need them.  http://aes.amherst.k12.va.us/bjohnson

 

Important Dates: 

March 19, 2020 End of the Nine Weeks

March 19, 2020 Second and Third Grade Music Program 6:00

March 20, 2020 Teacher Workday (NO SCHOOL)

March 23, 2020 Report Cards

March 31, 2020 Hat Day for Charities

April 9, 2020 Spring Pictures

April 13 -17, 2020 Spring Break

A lot of students have already lost their scissors and all of their crayons.  Please ask your child if they have the supplies they need. If they have lost them, please replace them.   Thank you for your support on this.

 

Here are our email addresses if you need to contact us:

Mrs. Peters: cpeters@amherst.k12.va.us

Mrs. Johnson: bjohnson@amherst.k12.va.us

 

The online yearbook ordering site has opened for this school year.  Go to www.yearbookordercenter.com to reserve your student’s yearbook. Yearbooks ordered online cost $18.00.  For an additional $5.00, your child's name will be stamped on the front cover.  Online ordering ends on April 3rd.

 

If you have any questions or need any help with ordering, please contact Mrs. Jennings in the library    sneblett@amherst.k12.va.us  or call the school 434.946.9704

 

 

 

 

 

Second Grade Schedule 

 

(Wednesday's schedule is different.  It is posted below this schedule.)

8:40 – 9:05 Homeroom

9:05 – 10:25 Block 1 (Snack will be during this time)

Peters’ Homeroom (Math with Mrs. Peters)

Johnson’s Homeroom (Science/Social Studies/Writing with Mrs. Johnson)

10:30 – 11:00 I/E

11:05 – 11:50  Resource

11:55 – 12:20 Lunch

12:30 – 2:00 – Reading

2:05 – 3:05- Block 2

Peters’ Homeroom (Science/Social Studies/Writing with Mrs. Johnson)

Johnson’s Homeroom (Math with Mrs. Peters)

3:10 – 3:35 Recess

Resource Schedule for Second Grade:

Please remember to have your child wear sneakers for PE.

 

                                  Peters’ Homeroom        Johnson’s Homeroom

Monday

PE

Art

Tuesday

Art

Library

Wednesday

Library

P.E.

Thursday

Music

P.E.

Friday

P.E.

Music

    

Wednesday “PLC Schedule”

8:40 – 9:05 Homeroom

9:10 – 11:00 Reading

11:05 – 11:50 - Resource

11:50 – 12:35 PLC

12:40 – 1:05 Lunch

1:05 – 2:05 Block 2

2:10 – 3:10 – Block 1

3:15 – 3:35 Recess

 

 

 

 

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