Happy New Year! - Welcome to Quarter 3
January 7th - School back in session
11th - First Friday Adoration
16th - 1:30 early dismissal
21st - No School
28 - Feb 1st - Catholic School's Week!
Monday 1/28 - Crazy Head to Toe Day
Tuesday 1/29 - Favorite Team/Blue Jean Day (Kansas Birthday!)
Wednesday 1/30 - Disney/Storybook Character or Cougar t-shirt
Thursday 1/31 - Tie Dye and Blue Jean Day
Friday 2/01 - House t-shirt/Blue Jean Day 12:00 Dismissal
Reading/Language Arts/Spelling/Phonics/Grammar: 2nd Grade Reading Street Unit 4: Our Changing World
Skill: Draw Conclusions
Strategy: Background Knowledge
Review: Character and Setting
Vocabulary Skill: Multiple-Meaning Words.
Fluency: Accuracy and Appropriate Rate
Conventions: Adjectives and Our Senses
Writing: A Friendly Letter
Social Studies: Land/Water Maps
Science: Earthquakes and Volcanoes
Math - Topic 10 Place Value to 1,000
Religion: First Communion Preparation continued
December 8th - Immaculate Conception - (Holy Day of Obligation)
December 16th - First Reconciliation Services for Second Grade at COLG: Students may attend with parents, the time that works best for your family: Mrs. Thomas will be there to check in the Sacred Heart students.
4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
December 18th - PreK-2 Concert at Sacred Heart School @ 2:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
December 20th - Christmas Parties/Early Dismissal @ 1:30 p.m. 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 19th.
December 21- January 4th - Christmas Break
January 7th - School Resumes
Have a blessed Advent Season,
2nd Grade Reading Street - Unit 2 Working Together
Text-based comprehension: Compare and Contrast
Review: Author's Purpose
Phonics: Vowel Patterns (a, ai, ay)
Read with Fluency and Accuracy
Grammar: Possessive Nouns
Writing: Folk Tale, Trait: Sentences
Listening and Speaking: Give and Follow Directions
Math: Topic 6/7 Mental Addition
Social Studies: Mexican Cultures, Citizenship, Fairness, Election/Voting
Science: Survival, Habitats/ Living Things/ Environment
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 16, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at COLG
*K-2 Music program: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Sacred Heart Cathedral School
Upcoming Events for Second Grade:
October 1 - No School
October 3 - Picture Re-Takes
October 9 - McTeacher's Night at the North McDonalds
October 10 - 1:30 Early Dismissal
October 12 - Field Trip to the Pumpkin Patch - Watch for a Parent Permission note in your child's folder - Leave approximately at 9:30 a.m., Return 3:15 p.m. Cost $6.00 per student. Each student is to bring a sack lunch and a drink. Students may wear uniform shirt and nice jeans. Parents who have completed Protecting God's Children Class are welcome to attend.
October 17 -9:00 a.m. - Fire Safety Visit from Dodge City Fire Department
1:00 p.m. - Smoke House visit for second grade.
Reading Night-Book Walk 5:30 - 6:30
October 22-26 - Book Fair - Before and After School
October 24-25 Parent Teacher Conferences 4:30 - 8:30 on Wednesday, 8:00 -noon on Thursday.
October 26 - No School
October 29 - Blue Jean Day
October 31 - Halloween Party at 2:45 p.m.
November 1 - No School - All Saint's Day
September News for 2nd Grade
9/03 - No School
9/05 - Fall Pictures - Students wear uniforms
9/07 - Raven testing for 2nd grade
9/19 - Mid- term grades will go home today.
Important Dates for 2nd Grade:
Sunday, December 16, 2018 - First Reconciliation at COLG at 4:00 and 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 K-2 Christmas Concert
First Holy Communion:
4/27-4/28 (at all weekend masses)
Sacred Heart is planning to make it as a class on Saturday, April 27th at the 5:00 mass.
5/4-5/5 (at all weekend masses)