Congratulations 2nd graders on your First Reconciliation!!
Important dates and Reminders
Wednesday, Dec. 2nd: Report Cards
Friday, Dec. 4th: St. Nicholas Day celebration
Tuesday, Dec. 15th: First Reconciliation
Wednesday, Dec. 16th: Class Mass
Wednesday, Dec. 23rd: Christmas party and early dismissal
Here is what we've been working on
Phonics: We worked on contractions, wild colt words, the floss rule, vc silent e rule, and the vowel diagraphs "oo" and "ee".
Reading: We read the stories "Diary of a Spider", "Teacher's Pets", and "Animals Building Homes."
Math: We finished up the chapter on double digit addition with regrouping and now we are working on data analysis using graphs, charts, and tally marks.
Science: This month we began our unit on habitats. This is a longer unit and when we are finished studying all the different kinds of habitats, the children will be working on their first Project Based assignment.
Social Studies: We talked about Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving, and economics.
Religion: This month we prepared for First Reconciliation. The children will be participating in this blessed Sacrament next week. They are a bit nervous, but also very excited!
No birthdays this month
Welcome to Second Grade!
My name is Michelle Hagarman. This is my 12th year teaching at St. Joseph School. I spent 6 years teaching Kindergarten and 6 years in Second Grade. It is a joy and a privilege for me to form young minds and hearts and I look forward to the year ahead!
Monday - Music
Tuesday - Technology
Thursday - Library & Spanish
Friday - Art