Sunday, April 22, 2018

April 23 - 27

REMINDERS
**Please remind children of classroom and school rules; make sure your child has sharpened pencils every morning for school.**


Image result for NWEA MAP skillsMAP Skills is an online program that should be used daily by students to help them master those skills of difficulties. Alongside Front Row and Khan Academy, MAP Skills should be used for a minimum of 20 minutes per day. This will also help prepare your child for NYS Testing.

4/23: Students are to be in full uniform.
4/24: Spring Gala at 10 AM and may wear spring inspired clothes; parents may join us.
4/26: Report Cards will be sent home only to those students who have tuition up-to-date.
4/27: HALF DAY; dismissal is at 12 noon, parent - teacher conferences 3 - 8 PM sharp!


HOMEWORK

2nd - Lessons   2nd ELA Vocabulary   Login Information

Monday 4/23:
- Children may dress up tomorrow for their Spring Gala; NO JEANS, NO SNEAKERS - parents may join us at 10 AM in the lunchroom.
- Table 1 is to complete RWJs, the text has been activated on Pearson
- MAP Skills has been assigned to a select few to reinforce specific areas of weakness; Due 4/25 Wednesday.
Tuesday 4/24:
- Complete social studies vocabulary on p. 224 and answer the following question in the notebook: How did New York City begin?
- Complete Freckle assignments.
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Monday 4/23:
MAP Skills has been assigned to a select few to reinforce specific areas of weakness; Due 4/25 Wednesday.
Tuesday 4/24:
- Complete Freckle assignment.

Sunday, April 15, 2018

April 16 - 20

REMINDERS 2nd GRADE HOMEROOM
**Please remind children of classroom and school rules; make sure your child has sharpened pencils every morning for school.**

Image result for NWEA MAP skillsMAP Skills is an online program that should be used daily by students to help them master those skills of difficulties. Alongside Front Row and Khan Academy, MAP Skills should be used for a minimum of 20 minutes per day. This will also help prepare your child for NYS Testing.


Parent surveys have been sent to your emails, please check your emails and complete by the end of the week. If there are any questions in regards please see or call Mr. Guzman, thanks.

Thursday4/19: Chapter 2 Social Studies test for 2nd grade.
Friday 4/20: Test selection for City Green for 2nd grade.

Mass will be lead by our class on Tuesday 4/17, parents are welcomed to join.

HOMEWORK


2nd Grade

Monday 4/16:
Study for Social Studies
Tuesday 4/17:
Study for Social Studies
Front Row assignment due Friday 4/20
Wednesday 4/18:
Social Studies test pushed to Friday do to changes in the schedule over the past few days.
Complete Front Row assignment due 4/20
Thursday 4/19: Children are to wear play clothes tomorrow and bring in a $1. 


3rd Grade

Monday 4/16:
Complete assignments on google classroom
Complete pp. 202 & 203
Complete assignments on Front Row
Tuesday 4/17:
Complete assignments on Front Row due 4/20 Friday; written part is on Google Classroom
Wednesday 4/18:

Complete assignments on Front Row due 4/20 Friday; written part is on Google Classroom






Sunday, April 8, 2018

April 9 - 13

Welcome back, I hope everyone had a well rested and enjoyable Easter recess!!

REMINDERS
**Please continue to remind children of classroom and
school rules; make sure your child has sharpened pencils
every morning for school.**
Image result for NWEA MAP skills
Map Skills is an online program that should be used daily. Students
are expected to practice skills for at least 20 minutes per day.
Please check daily that your child logs on and gets assignments done.


April 10: Easter packets for 2nd grade and Progress assignments for 3rd grade are due
April 11 & 12th: 3rd grade will be taking their NYS ELA exams, ~best of luck!
April 13: Front Row assignments are due
April 13: MAP Skills assignments are due

HOMEWORK
Monday 4/9 ~ due Wed. 4/11
Apologies, April's calendar will be sent home tomorrow.
RWJs p. 207: Reading Analysis & p. 208: Conventions; Change Makers has been assigned on Pearson.
Tuesday 4/10
Complete MAP Skills & Front Row
Friday 4/13
Study for social studies test. Chapter 2 concepts and definitions are to be reviewed.
Complete the handout given in class of the Unite States: label the capitals and color using only light colors so that the words can be legible. You may use the following link to complete this assignment U.S. Map
Complete MAP Skills
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Monday 4/9
Using the handout given in class today and the outline written in class,
answer the following on the loose-leaf in essay format.
Why is the quilt special? What are the ways people in the family have used the quilt?
Use details from the story to support your response.
In your response, be sure to
• explain why the quilt is special
• describe the ways people in the family have used the quilt
• use details from the story to support your response

Tuesday 4/10
Complete yesterday's essay if corrections were made, rewrite on new loose leaf
Complete MAP Skills & Front Row
Friday 4/13
Log onto google classroom and complete the two questions given after reading the articles on Front Row, Due 4/17
Complete MAP Skills

Friday, March 23, 2018

Easter Recess Homework

2nd Grade
**Complete the packet given out for grammar.

**Log onto MAP Skills and complete all assignments by Friday 4/7

**Log onto Front Row and complete all assignments by Friday 4/7

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3rd Grade
**Read the following passages and then answer the comprehension questions that correspond on loose leaf. Write out multiple choice questions and restate short response questions. Loose leaf should have a full heading and each passage should be labeled before answering questions.

  • Water Everywhere pp. 150 - 155 (Determining Word Meaning)
  • Watch Out for Weather! pp. 156 - 161 (Use Text Features)
  • Stop the Droughts! pp. 162 - 167 (Distinguishing Points of View)?
  • Dust Bowl Disaster pp. 168 - 172 (Close Read)
  • Lighting Strikes! pp. 175 - 176 (Reading Informational Text)

**Log onto MAP Skills and complete all assignments by Friday 4/7

**Log onto Front Row and complete all assignments by Friday 4/7

Sunday, March 18, 2018

March 19 - 23

For Friday 2/23:
- Please bring in sturdy plastic bags to pack books away for the break 
- $3 due for pizza party; children may dress down tomorrow with $1 donation


Dear Parents,

Starting Monday, March 19th the procedure at arrival time is to drop off your child at the classroom door and only the child is permitted to enter the classroom. As you will notice Mr. Woods will be sitting outside of the classroom to reinforce this.

Best,
Mrs. Coello
REMINDERS 2nd GRADE HOMEROOM
**Please remind children of the classroom and school rules**

Image result for NWEA MAP skillsMAP Skills is an online program that should be used daily by students to help them master those skills of difficulties. Alongside Front Row and Khan Academy, MAP Skills should be used for a minimum of 20 minutes per day. This will also help prepare your child for NYS Testing.

  • Please send with your child study plastic bags by Wednesday in order to place their books away for Easter Recess, Thanks!
  • March 19: 3rd grade will be taking their end of Unit 2 Assessment.
  • March 22: School will be closed in compliance with an Active Shooter Training that faculty will attend.
  • March 23: Passion Play in Church @ 8:30 am, parents are welcomed to join us!
  • Easter recess is from 3/24 - 4/8; classes will resume on 4/9.
  • April 11 & 12: 3rd grade will take their NYS ELA test; keep in mind that it is imperative for students to practice on MAP Skills and Front Row over the break. Please check on Thursday evening for a separate posting for directions and assignments to be done on both sites.
HOMEWORK

2nd Grade
2nd - Lessons                 2nd ELA Vocabulary                 Login Information

Monday 3/19:
- Log onto Front Row complete skill practice
- Return progress reports signed by tomorrow
Tuesday 3/20:
- RWJs pp. 197-198
- Social Studies p. 25 questions A & B in notebook
Friday 2/23:
- Please bring in sturdy plastic bags to pack books away for the break 
- $3 due for pizza party; children may dress down tomorrow with $1 donation

3rd Grade
3rd - Lessons                 3rd ELA Vocabulary                   Login Information
Monday 3/19:

- Log onto Front Row complete skill practice
- Students who did not complete p. 195 from RWJ on Thursday and again on Friday, MUST complete tonight. They have a pending 0 mark until it is done and turned it. Only partial credit will be given at this point.