Sacred Heart Cathedral Catholic School - Dodge City, KS

Merry Christmas!

December News 2nd Grade

December 5th - PreK-2 Christmas Concert 2:30 and 7:00 p.m.

December 8th - No School (Feast of the Immaculate Conception)

First Reconciliation Services for Second Graders:  They may attend the date that works for your family:

December 17th - Reconciliation Services at COLG at 4:00 and 7:00 p.m.

December 19th - Reconciliation Services at COLG at 5:00 p.m.

 

December 21st - 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Christmas Party in our classroom.  Second grade will be having a book exchange.  Boys will bring a book for a boy, and girls, a book for a girl.  Price range:  $1.00 - $6.00 - Please have the book wrapped and brought to school by Wednesday, December 20th.


Thank you,

Have a Blessed Advent Season!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November Newsletter for 2nd Grade

2nd Grade Reading Street Unit 2:  Working Together

One Good Turn Deserves Another - Text based comprehension:  Compare and Contrast

Strategy:  Inferring 

Review:  Author's Purpose

Phonics:  Vowel Patterns (a, ai, ay)  Review:  Plurals

Read with Fluency and Accuracy

Grammar:  Possessive Nouns

Writing:  Folk Tale, Trait:  Sentences

Listening and Speaking:  Give and Follow Directions

Research:  Read a Web Page

Social Studies:  Mexican Culture, Citizenship, Fairness

Science:  Survival, Habitats, Living Things/Environment

Math:  Topic 6  Mental Addition

Lesson 6-1 Adding Tens

Lesson 6-2 Adding Ones

Lesson 6-3 Adding Tens and Ones

Lesson 6-4 Adding on a Hundred Chart

Lesson 6-5 Problem Solving:  Look for a Pattern

Religion:  Reconciliation and Penance review.  Practice prayers:  Hail Mary, Our Father, Glory Be, Act of Contrition, praying the rosary.

*Reminder:  First Reconciliation is scheduled for:

*Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at COLG, or

*Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. at COLG

 

 

 

October News in 2nd Grade

*  Friday, October 13, 2017 - Field Trip to Pumpkin Paradise in Sublette, Kansas from 10:15 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. $6.00 per student/Adult.  *Parents who have completed Protecting God's Children are welcome to attend the field trip with their child.  We will be taking the Sacred Heart bus on the field trip.  A sack lunch is needed for all attending. 

 

*  Monday, October 23, 2017  Fire Department visit to Sacred Heart starting at 9:00 a.m.  Smoke House Visit at 1:30 p.m.

Curriculum:

Handwriting:  Manuscript Sight Words

Religion:  The Seven Sacraments, praying the rosary, preparing for First Reconciliation.

Reading:  Knowledge Goals, Skill:  Author's Purpose, Strategy:  Text Structure, Review:  Facts and Details/Cause & Effect 

*Begin Book It Program - Please have your child read 20 minutes every night!  At the end of the month, when the student meets their reading goal of 620 minutes for the month of October, they will receive a certificate for a Free personal pan pizza!

To redeem your free ebooks and audiobooks visit:  amazon.com/bookit

Phonics/Spelling:  Substitute Initial Phonemes, Phonics:  r-controlled.  Spelling:  short vowels, consonant blends, short vowels (e,i,u)  Vocabulary Skill:  Unfamiliar Words  Fluency:  Accuracy and Appropriate Rate.  Conventions:  Nouns/Proper Nouns

Listening & Speaking:  Give and Follow Instruction

Math: Topic 4  Working with Equal Groups (Students will be able to model repeated addition to write number sentences).

Social Studies:  Heroes, Community Service

Science:  Living Things/Environment

 

Welcome to Sacred Heart

Welcome to the 2017/2018 School Year!  

We will have a fun year of learning!

Second Grade will be making two Holy Sacraments this year!

 

Reconciliation Services:

Sunday, December 17, 2017 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

 

First Holy Communion Masses:

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 5:00 p.m. (English) and 7:00 p.m. (Spanish)

Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. (English) and 12:00 p.m. (Spanish)

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 5:00 p.m. (English) and 7:00 p.m. (Spanish)

* The students of Sacred Heart are planning to make their First Holy Communion as a class on this date, Saturday, May 5, 2018, at the 5:00 p.m. mass.

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. (English) and 12:00 p.m. (Spanish)

 

Contact

Second Grade
mary.thomas@dcshcs.com