Week of 10/18-10/22

On Tuesday morning, we will have a virtual meeting with a biologist, who will discuss animal adaptations with us. As usual, we will go to the library on Friday, so please have your students wear their Satori shirts. I am also excited to share that we will soon be starting a program where our class will connect virtually with a docent from the Houston Museum of Natural Science about twice a month! Stay tuned for more information.
Homework:
Due Monday – practice poem; practice math strategies
Due Tuesday – Alphabetize spelling words; practice poem; practice math strategies
Due Wednesday – Use spelling words in sentences; practice poem; practice math strategies
Due Thursday – Secret code spelling; practice poem; practice math strategies
Due Friday – Spelling boxes; practice poem; practice math strategies
Weekend homework – practice poem; practice math strategies
In reading, we will work on visualization and creating mental pictures as we read.
In language arts, we will learn how to use a thesaurus and discuss character traits.
2nd Grade math will continue to learn about place value and start looking at how it helps with addition. 3rd Grade Math will review linear measurement and begin learning about perimeter.
Social studies will include finishing products to fill parent orders, then we will begin learning about the different types of communities.
In science this week, we will finish learning about animal adaptations.