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   Wow! I can't believe we are already in May!  Please note that our End-of-the-Year Celebration will be on May 20th at 9:30am.  A letter was sent home with opportunities for you to help by donating different snack items.  If you are able to help out, please return the form no later than Friday, May 6th.  Thank you for helping make this event a success!

 

I have received 4 forms back offering to help provide items  for the End-of-Year Celebration.  We have enough plates, plasticware and napkins, so if you have not returned your form and are looking to help, please provide a food item.  Thank you!  

 

As you may have noticed we have moved on to multiplication fluency tests.  These are given every Thursday(graded).  This week we are reviewing 0-5's.  Please be sure to work with your child on memorizing their multiplication tables.  In class, we have a time of day called MAD MATH MINUTE.  This is NOT a grade, but a good way to motivate the students to learn their mulitplication tables.  They have one minute to answer 12 problems.  Once they pass the 2's, they move to the 3's, etc....   

Reading Unit 6 Week 4

Comprehension Strategy:Summarize                    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-E9V1D2OLkw 

Comprehension Skill: problem and solution

Vocabulary Strategy: paragraph clues

Writing Traits: organization

Grammar: adverbvsb and prepostional phrases

Sturctural Analysis: comparitive endings -er and est

Mechanics: capitalization-proper nouns

 

Donations Wanted:

colored files folers

 

 

 Class Pictures

Extra class pictures:  I have 2 extra class pictures that are for sale $12.  These will be sold on first come, first serve basis. Otherwise,  Parents who would like to order a class picture that did not order during the presale will need to call Lifetouch at 352-732-3645. The cost of the picture will be $15.

 

Looking for PI hours?  You can go on pinterest and look up second grade math games.  There are a ton of them!  Create one and send it in with your student.  Be sure to state how much money and time you spent on creating the hands on activity.  However, any second grade math game will be accepted.

 Donations are always accepted as well.  Below are two links to items that I would love to recieve. 

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=eggspert

 

 http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_odkw=versa+tiles&_osacat=2228&_from=R40&_trksid=p2045573.m570.l2632.R3.TR11.TRC2.A0.H1.TRS0&_nkw=versa+tiles&_sacat=176988

Snack:  Please be sure to pack a healthy snack daily for your child.  This is a quick snack to help us make it to our lunch time at 12:31 pm.  The snack should be able to be eaten with their fingers and be of nutritious value. Grapes, carrot and or celery sticks, gold fish, apples, pretzels, cheese-its, and fruit snacks are just a few suggestions. I will not have extra snacks available, so please make sure that your child has one packed. Second, your child may bring in a water bottle to place on their desk. This will help with the up and down of going to the water fountain. The only thing that I ask is that the water bottle not have a screw top. If it gets knocked over, it could cause a mess. If you should have any questions about either the snack or water bottles, please feel free to contact me.

Homework:  Homework will be given Monday through Thursday.  I ask that you look over your child's homework and initial each piece. Please remember that the homework is due the next day unless I specify differently. Homework turned in a day late will automatically receive a 60% (unless the child has been absent).

Email:  When emailing me, please be sure to put "student" in the subject line.

Resources:

https://www.spellingcity.com/

The website is http://www.spellingcity.com/

1.    Put your mouse over the search button in blue

2.    A drop down box will pop up with; word list, teachers/parents and schools

3.    Select schools

4.    In the white search bar type in The Villages Charter School

5.    Then select Villages Carter Elementary school

6.    Look for Shannon Sigmon and click on the name

7.    Last, select the Unit and week of selling list

8.    Right click on the page and add the webpage to your favorites for the children to enjoy each week!

Parents can then select to take a test or play games. Fun way to practice spelling words!

https://www.splashmath.com/math-skills/second-grade

Please feel free to email me with any questions of concerns.

Educationally yours,

Mrs. Sigmon

shannon.sigmon@tvcs.org

Contact: Shannon.Sigmon@tvcs.org

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Lowry Park Consent Form - Lowry Park Consent Form
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