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Mrs. Peters

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

 

        Second Grade Newsletter      2-11-19
   

Reading:

2.7 fiction:  beginning, middle, and end Story Elements

2.8 nonfiction: ask and answer questions

Theme: Kindness

Prefixes and Suffixes

Homophones

Writing:

SOL 2.10, 2.11, 2.12. Create a fictional story with beginning, middle, and end that includes a character that shows kindness.  Write letters.

Abbreviations, compound words, adjectives

Homework:

The students received their word study words on Monday.  Please have them complete three homework assignments by Friday.  The students will need to read for 10 to 15 minutes daily and return their reading log on Friday.  

 

Math:

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

SOL 2.7 - Money

SOL 2.15 - Graphing

 

Science and Social Studies:

 

Science: 2.1 e, f, h, i, k, l  Measurement, 2.3b Matter (Solid, Liquid, Gas)

Test will be on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.  Notebooks will come home on Thursday, February 14, 2019.

 

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

 

Important Dates:

February 12, 2019 PTO Meeting 6:00

February 20, 2019 Interims/Donuts with Dad

February 22, 2019 Inclement Weather Make-Up Day

February 26, 2019 Conferences (4-6)

  

Some of the students have misplaced their scissors.  Please check with your child to see if they need another pair.  We use our scissors often in Science and Social Studies.

 

   
   
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

    

 

 

 

  

       

 

       

 

      

         

 

Second Grade Schedule

 

 

8:40 – 9:05 Homeroom

 

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

Peters’ Homeroom (Math with Mrs. Peters)

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

 

10:15 – 11:20 Block 2

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

Johnson’s Homeroom (Math with Mrs. Peters)

 

 

11:25 – 11:55   I/E

 

12:00 – 12:25 Lunch

 

12:25 – 2:25 – Reading/Writing/Word Study

 

2:25 – 2:45 – Recess

 

2:50 – 3:35 Resource

 

 

 

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

PE

Wednesday

Library

Music

Thursday

PE

Library

Friday

Music

PE

 

 

Wednesday “PLC Schedule”

 

8:40 – 9:05 Homeroom

 

9:05 – 9:50 PLC

 

9:55 – 10:50 Block 1

 

10:55 – 11:50 Block 2

 

12:00 – 12:25 Lunch

 

12:25 –2:25 – Reading/Writing/Word Study

 

2:25 – 2:45 – Recess

 

2:50 – 3:35 Resource

 

 

 

 

 

 

PLC Schedule

 

Week A – Guidance

 

Week B – Technology

 

Week C - SSR

 

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