Curriculum Night Please complete the 2 papers on your child’s desk: Homework Buddy paper Write a note to your child Check out the Kid Stuff Book
Dismissal • Notes to Teachers – A MUST • telling us where your child is going after school
My Webpage • Main Tool for communication Book Fair Library Classes Week of Sept. 14 Click for webpage
Morning Exercises Book Share Books • Watch morning announcements on TV • Pledge • Peebles Pledge AM JOBS Calendar
Spelling Spelling Pre-Test Super Spelling Homework #1 or #2 On my webpage!
English Language ArtsWhat does it involve? Reading Listening Speaking Writing
GO ONLINE -games -our story -extra copies Harcourt Storytown Leveled Readers
Writing • Theme Writing Units • Personal Narrative • Respond to a Story • Friendly Letter • Story • Description • Research Report • Writing activities are done with every reading lesson also Report Card-marking indicators (no letter grades) are given on the 2nd and 4th grading periods
Math • Math Placement • Grade 1 Grade 2 • Math Grouping Criteria • End of the year test • Problem solving test • Basic Facts test-addition and subtraction • Student Attributes • Both Groups • Similar pacing • Daily homework • Differentiate within groups • Targeted math instruction • (when developmentally appropriate)
1.3=chapter 1 lesson 3 Practice= P Problem Solving= PS Challenge= C Reteach=R GO ONLINE Math username: na123456 password: 123456
Math Communication Rocket Math Oral practice 31 I have three boxes with 10 pencils and one single pencil I would have 31 pencils because 3 tens and 1 one equals 31. 1 minute timed test Practice each night!
Science-Miss Brown Username: NA123456 Password: Tigers1 Units of Study: Science Life Science All About Plants How Plants and Animals Live Together How Living Things Grow and Change 2. Space and Technology Earth and Space Technology in our World 3. Physical Science
Social Studies-Miss Vollmer Unit 1-People Live in Neighborhoods, Communities, States, Countries, and Continents Unit 2-Landforms, Producers, Consumers, Conservation of our Natural Resources Unit 3-People Make Choices About Earning, Spending, and Saving Money Unit 4-Government of a City, State, and Country Unit 5-Early Settlers of Our Country Unit 6-U.S. Immigration and Connecting Landmarks, Holidays and Artifacts to our Past Social Studies Website Username: NA123456 Password: Tigers 1
Tiger Time-Mrs. Antoon • Tiger Time is data driven and differentiated • Topics included during Tiger Time are based on grade level standards and expectations • Instruction will align with PES targeted areas of growth as well as the PA Core • No specific grade will be given in Tiger Time on the report card, but items will be graded and given to the ELA or math teacher for inclusion with report card grades
=together Expectations Frequency Wonderful Wednesday Peebles Folder Assignment Notice Assignment Book-clip Parent must sign daily Used as our main tool for parent communication Homework T
Peebles Chooses Kindness • Peebles Kindness Rules • I will show kindness to EVERYONE. • I will help others choose kindness. • I will help others who are being treated unkind. • I will get help from a trusted adult at school and home to help be kind. • Peebles Pledge: • I pledge to myself on this day, • To try and be kind in every way. • To every person big and small, • A helping hand I’ll lend to all. • When I love myself and others, too. • That’s choosing kindness in all I do
Peebles Chooses Kindness • 100% Pawsitive • Paw sticker for students who choose kindness • Friendly Friday each week • Week 1: Homeroom teacher, • Week 2: student trained, • Week 3: special area teacher, • Week 4: Bjalobucks • Kindness Rules & Peebles Pledge
Crisis Training • Fire drills-monthly • Lock Down-monthly • Severe Weather Drill-twice a year
Testing Schedule for Grade 2 ITBS– Week of January 11-15,2016 CogAT Testing– Week of February 1-5,2016 **PLEASE NO VACATIONS DURING TESTING WEEKS Vacation Homework Policy
“Each of Us” Each of us has our own special light and together we blaze like the sun!