What we are learning for the month of March
Our lists include: words with the ow sound, compound words, and contractions
We will continue Chapter 4 about pronouns, adjectives and descriptions.
Continuing progress on Unit 6 about on vowels pairs, vowel diagraphs and diphthongs.
We will finishing learning the rest of our cursive consonants and begin writing words!
We wrap up Chapter 7 on time and money then move onto Chapter 8 about measurement at the end of this month.
To wrap up Theme 4 it will look like this:
"What's My Job?"
We will read a biography in our Reading textbooks so this month we will practice writing biographies about a fellow classmate.
We also will have some free writing with our cool Story Stones in our writing journals.
We begin working in our Eucharist workbooks to prepare us for receiving First Holy Communion in April.
Spring is in the air and we are going to start planting our bean seeds to observe them grow and chart our data on a graph. Stay tuned for photos!
We are wrapping up our unit on the three branches of Government.
About your teacher:
My name is Mrs. Julie Ridings and I will be your child’s 2nd grade teacher this year. I have a dual degree from Bloomsburg University in Early Childhood and Elementary Education. I have taught 1 year in a public school setting and 7 years teaching at another Catholic School. This is my fourth year teaching at Saint Joseph’s School and I look forward to teaching your child many new skills and concepts throughout this school year. My teaching methods are based on a positive learning atmosphere in the classroom with respect for faith, children and teachers.