Peek of the Week for Jan. 30-Feb.3
Spelling: Special Sounds for the week: ear in earth, ear in bear, ear in ear. Spelling Words: earn, learn, pearl, search, early, bear, pear, wear, wearing, tear, dear, fear, hear, near, clear, year, yearly, earmuffs, where, were
1. citizen: a person who belongs to a country
2. confess: to admit you have done wrong
3. courage: bravery
Reading: Our story this week is: “Cool Ali”
Genre: Realistic Fiction. Realistic fiction is a story that shows characters as they are in real life.
1. admired – to have noticed something and liked it
2. fussed – showed unhappiness; complained
3. haze – misty, smoky, or dusty air
4. mimicked – copied
5. notice – to be aware of
6. pale – light in color
Math: We will be testing on Ch. 6 some time this week. Timed test: subtraction, 50 problems, differences of 6, 4 minutes
Social Science: ocean and continents
Requests and Reminders:
*Monday, January 30th: 100th day of school While 2nd grade does not do anything special, it is fun to acknowledge!
9:30AM: groundbreaking for Middle School
*Tuesday, January 31st: book report due
*Georgia Day will be on Feb. 17th. Just a reminder that your child can wear a colonial costume or Native American costume. If they do not wear one of these, they need to wear their uniform.