Weekly Outline

 

Every week, there will be a weekly outline posted as an overview for what the grade 2 class will be learning in each subject. 

 

Septeber 24 - 28

 

Weekly Outline

September 10 - 14

Grade 2 Mrs. Massaro

 

Language Arts

(Mrs. Massaro

Students will begin the week with a journal entry about their weekend.

 

In spelling students will be working with a lesson on the long e sound. They will be given the words in their agenda

 

Students will work on their printing.

 

Students will work on determining the protagonist and antagonist in their books

 

This week we will work on questions and exclamatory sentences

 

Students will be read the story Matilda.

Math

(Mrs. Massaro)

Students will be assessed on lessons 11-15 on Monday. Students will work on lessons 16-20.  Extension work in math will also be provided.

Physical Education

(Mr. Fretz)

Students will be taking part in soccer skills this week.  They will also be training for cross country and taking part in various cooperative games.  Each Friday students will take part in active and cooperative games to earn points for their House (Torrin, Malliag, Kyleakin).  

Media Arts

(Ms. Murphy)

Our theme this week in Media Arts is Family & Grandparents.  Students will explore family in literature with read-alouds and book related activities.

Art

(Mrs. James)

Last week students brainstormed ideas for our independent Pop Art Projects. This week we will focus on practicing the technique of the artist and begin our final projects.

Music

(Mr. Kudera)

The students will review the time values for the following notes:  quarter, half, dotted half, and whole. They will also continue to practice the song Count On Me for the upcoming Grandparents’ Day assembly.

French

(Ms. Israil)

 With grade 2 this week  students will continue learning vocabulary using flash-cards. This week the  focus will be on writing and oral skills. Students will be introduced to v.  “ etudier “

Social Studies

(Mrs. Massaro

Students will be learning about their heritage and countries of origin this week. They will be doing research in class about the different countries from which their families came.

Science

(Mrs. Massaro)

Students will be tested on their knowledge of animal groups and the different life cycles we have studied. Students will be given an outline on Monday, and the test will take place on the Friday. Students will learn about how animals care for their young.

Health

(Mr. Fretz)

 

Students will continue their first unit on Healthy Eating this week. They will review the “Super Heroes” from last week and identify the “Super Snacks” the heroes had.    Students will share their super hero to the class and learn about different types of nutrients found in food.

Computers

(Mr. Kudera)

Students will practice their keyboarding skills using typingclub.com.

Drama

(Mrs. Massaro)

Students will continue to work on their Reader’s Theatre presentation for Grandparent’s Day.