Grade 2 Blog

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Grade 2 Newsletter, May 19 – 23

May18

For the coming week…

Reminders

  • Please find the Ramadan schedule for 2DO here, for 2BC here, for 2KG here. Please note your child’s swim days.
  • Our final session of MAP testing will be June 9 – 20. Exact dates for Grade 2 will be shared closer to that time.

Edmentum Log-In (the passwords are on the student homework folders)

Important Links

  • The link to our art, music and PE teacher blog is here.
  • The link to our counsellor blog is here.
  • Please follow the links to see you daily specialist and class schedule:

Gr. 2DO

Gr. 2BC

Gr. 2KG

Literacy

This week in Readers’ Workshop: Series Book Clubs.

Classwork Homework suggestion
Sunday We are learning about our main characters. Students can practice the reading skills using RAZkids, library books, class book shopping books or other books they have at home.

Please allow your child to choose what to read as it promotes enjoyment of reading which will help them become lifelong readers.

IXL Language Arts: H.5

Monday Students will watch how their characters deal with problems in the story.
Tuesday Students will consider how their character behaves in a similar way across a series.
Wednesday Students will use Edmentum to improve reading skills.
Thursday Students will partner read to share their book series learning.

 

This week in Writers’ Workshop, Poetry:

Classwork Homework suggestion
Sunday Students will learn about Haiku poems. Students can practice persuasive writing at home using ideas they are passionate about (Should Grade 2 students have mobile phones? Should Grade 2 students have extra recess time at school? etc.)

IXL Language Arts:  HH.1

Monday Students will write a Haiki poem about their animal or habitat.
Tuesday We are learning to write a shape poem.
Wednesday Students will finish their shape poems.
Thursday Students will use Edmentum to practice language arts.

 

Math

Classwork Homework suggestion
Sunday Students will find complements for 10. IXL, Math, Addition, G.12

IXL, Math, H.1

IXL, Math, O.1

Monday Students will make a collection of data and organize it in a table.
Tuesday Students will be introduced to the median.
Wednesday Students will work on doubling numbers.
Thursday Students will review math skills using Edmentum.

 

Unit of Inquiry

Grade 2 will continue our Sharing the Planet Unit, Animal and Plant Survival in their Habitats. Students will make seeds spinners and think about how seeds can be dispersed by wind, by water and by animals.

 

Extras

For 2DO, email is dosullivan@uasdubai.ae and Instagram @mrs.oclasstimes

For 2KG, email is kgour@uasdubai.ae and Instagram @kaveri_gour

For 2BC, email is bcinque@uasdubai.ae and Instagram @brenda.cinque.52

 

List of websites/apps that can be accessed for home learning:

 

  • A PreK-3 database for reading and research. Our subscription includes PebbleGo Animals and PebbleGo Science.

 

      • username: studentuasd and password uasd1234

 

  • For students in Grades 1-5. This database includes thousands of easy-to-read articles packed with stunning illustrations, videos, interactive maps, engaging games and activities.

 

    • username: studentuasd and password uasd1234
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