Second Grade

Welcome to Second Grade

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Sarah Gallimore

Mrs. Gallimore

Katherine Hill

Katherine Hill

Amanda Lilly
Ms. Lilly

Valerie Runnfeldt

Valerie Runnfeldt

 

 
Mr. Woods- IA for Second Grade

Mr. Woods


                 

                            

Daily Schedule

Lilly / Gallimore
8:00-10:10 Literacy/Science/Social Studies
10:10-10:40 Recess
10:44-11:14 Lunch
10:46-11:15 Lunch
11:20-12:45 Math
12:50-1:30 Encore
1:30-1:50 Math
1:50-2:20 Tiger Time


Hill / Runnfeldt
8:00-9:45 Math
9:45-10:05 Literacy/Science/Social Studies
10:10-10:40 Recess
10:48 -11:18 Lunch (Hill)
10:50-11:20 Lunch (Runnfeldt)
11:20-12:45  Literacy/Science/Social Studies
12:50-1:30 Encore
1:30-1:50 Literacy/Science/Social Studies
1:50-2:20 Tiger Time

Student Expectations

  • Respect others.
  • Listen and follow directions.
  • Be responsible for your behaviors.
  • Always try to do your best.

 

Parent Expectations

 

  • Keep contact information current.
  • Send written notification (required) for transportation changes.
  • Check to ensure that your child completes homework.
  • Participate in school functions.
  • Notify teachers if you are unable to attend a scheduled conference prior to time expected (if possible).

 

Other Procedures

  • Arrive on time.
  • Come to class prepared.
  • Follow classroom rules and procedures.
  • Turn in homework daily.
  • Read nightly.

 

Websites to use at home

http://edheads.org/
http://www.starfall.com/
http://www.weatherwizkids.com/

 

Curriculum

Balanced Literacy Components

  • Read Aloud
  • Shared Reading
  • Guided Reading
  • Interactive Writing
  • Phonics/Word Study/Spelling
  • Writer’s Workshop Components
      1. Mini lesson
            2. Partner Collaboration
            3. Independent writing with self-selected topics
            4.  Writing Conferences



Math

Five Strands

  • Number Sense (0-999)
  • Measurement
  • Geometry
  • Data Collection
  • Algebra (Patterns)
  • CGI (Cognitive Guided Instruction)- weekly sharing of problem solving strategies

Science

  • Weather
  • Matter
  • Sound
  • Nutrition
  • Animal Study and Life Cycles (emphasis on insects)

 

 

 Social Studies

  • Citizenship
  • Communities
  • Government
  • Geography (landforms, maps, etc.)
  • Economic Concepts (goods and services; wants and needs)
  • Natural Resources