Team Palmer Newsletter
U5W2
2nd Grade
Week of 1/9/15 - 1/13/15

ReadingOur story this week is “Carl the Complainer”.

Amazing words – concern, pellets, pollute, persuade, fragile, litter, contribute, release

Vocabulary – annoy, complain, mumbles, shrugs, signature, PM

Comprehension Skills – Cause and Effects Visualize

***Unit 5 Week 2 Test will be on Friday, February 13, 2015

Spelling Wordsunsafe unlock unplug complain disappear

unpack disagree mumbles rewind preschool

watch shrugs regroup rerun toward

signature preheat discolor annoy P.M.

***Spelling Test will be on Thursday, February 12, 2015

MathReview Topic 12 Geometry

***Topic 12 test on Tuesday, February 10, 2015

***Topic 10 & 11 Pretest on Wednesday

(The pretest will help us guide our instruction so that we are most effective)

EnglishWe’ll work with singular and plural nouns.

Social Studies Chapter 4: Lesson 4 – 5 & Review

***Chapter 3 Test on Thursday, February 12, 2015

We will start a Dr. Seuss Project - - Please send in a cereal box or something similar. THANKS!

Important Dates:

February 9, 2015: Progress reports go home.

February 10, 2015: PTA performance (1st, 2nd, 3rd Grades). 5:30–Pre-ordered food 6:00-Presentation

February 13, 2015: Valentine’s parties begin at 1:30.

February 19, 2015: Spring Pictures

February 27, 2015: Talent Show 6:00 pm