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    🌊Ride the Wave into Second Grade!
    My goal for us this year is to learn, grow, and have fun. We will work cooperatively, encourage one another and treat each other with respect and kindness. I look forward to meeting you and having a successful school year together! Please visit this page for classroom information and updates. You will also find links to online games and activities which will reinforce the skills we are learning in our classroom. If you have questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me.
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    "You’re off to great places!
    Today is your Day!
    Your mountain is waiting,
    So... Get on your way!" – Dr. Seuss
    🌊What We Are Learning: Week of 9/25
    Spelling: Magic "e"; Red Words: father, sure
    *Spelling Test on Friday, 9/29
    ELA: Anchor Text: "Big Red Lolipop"/ Informational Text "A Look At Families" 
    Analyzing & Comparing Texts/ Target Vocabulary and Context Clues / Inflectional Endings
    *Story Quiz on Friday, 9/29
    Math: Topic 2: Work With Equal Groups, Lessons 2-3 to 2-5, Math Centers, Topic 2 Review
    *Topic 2 Test on Friday
    Social Studies: Chapter 1, Lesson 2: Different Kinds of Families
    Science Topic 1: Properties of Matter, Lesson 1: Describe Matter; STEM Activity: Apple Tower

    🌊Announcements & Special Events:

    *Wed. 9/27: EJ Picture Day- bring in picture order envelopes

    Cross- Curricular Activity: Read Aloud Book: "Count on Pablo" and Salsa Making/ Taste Test


    *Our weekly ELA Study Guide is now on the back of students' Homework Folders.

    Sample spelling words and Red Words to practice, along with other skills are listed here. 


    Homework will be assigned nightly (Monday- Thursday), and will consist of 15-20 minutes of reading. Students are encouraged to read daily and fill out their monthly reading log calendar. Please write the number of minutes your child has read each day.  Our goal is to read 300 minutes each month! In addition, Monday-Thursday nights, students will receive the daily math lesson assignment or basic math fact practice . These assignments should take no more than 15 minutes. There is no homework assigned over the weekend. Please check your child's agenda to view their assignments or notes from the teacher. 
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    To Login: 

    1. Enter Class Code: ivz0309
    2. Select your name                

    *NOTE: This account only works during school hours. It is a great option if your child is absent from school.

    If your child would like to work in Epic at other times, you could set up a family account. 


    To Login:

    1. Secret word: fakestring
    2. Type in first name
    3. Select first, last name

    To Login:

         1. Click login with Google or Clever

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