Ms. Candy’s Newsletter

Week of 10-31-16

Story:  A Turkey for Thanksgiving

Spelling Words

tail     main     wait     say     away     play     raise     brain     paint     stay

today  tray     raisin   daily   holiday


High-Frequency Words              Amazing Words

(Know to read)                              (Know definitions)

brought       behind                            hooves         lumbered     Thanksgiving

everybody   door                              riverbank    holiday        dine

minute         promise                          decorate     participate  flare 

sorry                                                 banquet       whispery     glimmer


Reading Homework

Mon.—Fluency Passage and story in folder

Tues.—A Turkey for Thanksgiving – P. 284

Wed. —Library Book (Test tomorrow)

Thurs.— A Turkey for Thanksgiving – P. 284

Fri.No Homework

Please have your child read at least 15 minutes every day.  The way to become a better reader is to read, read, read.


Go Math! – Chap. 4: Introduction, Break Apart Ones to Add, Use Compensation, Break Apart Addends as Tens and Ones

Please be sure to sign your child’s homework assignment sheet in their purple folder each day.  The homework portion of this grade will be taken from their assignment sheet. 

                                         Important Dates Coming Up

*Oct. 31st – Nov. 4th – Book Fair

Family Event Monday 10:20 – 10:55

Ms. Candy’s class time Wednesday 10:55 – 11:30

*Nov. 3rd – Thursday - Harvest Festival

2nd grade – 8:30-9:30

Each child must bring $10 to go to the festival.  If your child wishes to bounce or slide, he/she must bring back the signed permission form.

Nov. 4thClass T-Shirt money due - $6

*Nov. 11th – Veteran’s Day – NO SCHOOL!!  J

*Nov. 21st – Nov. 25th – Thanksgiving Break – NO SCHOOL!!  J