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    Kathy Frentress
    2nd Grade - ELAR and Social Studies
    Sunnyvale Elementary
    E-mail: kathy.frentress@sunnyvaleisd.com
    Phone:  972-226-7601
     

Weekly Updates

  •  It's time to sign up for fall parent/teacher conferences. Go to this link to sign up:

    www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0B4DABAD22AAF94-fall2

     

     

    Homework

    I will be sending a new book home every week for students to practice.  There is a sheet in their book bag that shows what to do with the book each day this week.  Please let me know if you need a replacement sheet. All book reports and books will need to be returned Friday.  Please let me know if you have any questions. 

     

     This week in 2nd grade...October 16-20

    Reading - Read Aloud Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon

    describing characters, comprehension using discussion cards, summary, vocabulary

    Vocabulary - main character, setting, summary, graphic organizer

    Spelling pattern is soft g and hard g sound and gn - Go to Spelling City website to practice.

    www.spellingcity.com/kfrentress

    Sight words: drink, sing, from, child, came

    Writing - Beginning, Middle, End    Editing

    Social Studies - Historical Figures and timelines

    Sojourner Truth, Paul Revere, Abigail Adams, WASPs, Navajo Code Talkers

    Bridges ELU - Research begins this week

     
     
     
    Learning Resources . . .  
    The following are resources we will use through out the year. 
    - Spelling City! Go to the web address below. Scroll down to find the list for this week. Students can practice this week's pattern by playing the free activities!  

    http://www.spellingcity.com/kfrentress

     
    - iStation - reading practice (30 minutes a week at home)
    - Education Galaxy - Math (30 minutes a week at home)

    - Education Galaxy - Reading - optional for extra practice 

     
     
     
    Planning ahead...
     

     October 16 - 20 Scholastic Book Fair

     

    October 20 - Early Release at 12:55

     

    October 23 - Student Holiday/Staff Development

     

    October 24-27 - Red Ribbon Week

     

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
      
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