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     Mrs. Ellen Grohowski                                                         
     Grade 2                                 
    Room 105
Welcome to 2nd Grade!   

A Peek at the Week
November 17 - 21
-Monday is the 50th day of school.  Dress like the 50's if you want! 
-There will be an early dismissal on Tuesday and Thursday due to Parent - Teacher conferences. 
-We will visit the Book Fair this week.  Our class is scheduled to purchase on Thursday.

Math - This week we will begin Chapter 4: Subtracting Two-Digit Numbers We will use related facts to make fact families, use models to regroup and find the difference, and finally subtract 1 and 2-dgit numbers from a 2 digit number.
* Remember to keep practicing your addition and subtraction facts at home each night.*

Reading: In guided reading groups we will read books at our individual level
We will discuss the character, setting, problem and solution in our stories.

Please practice the following sight words:
         sleep           your          five          tell          found          their

Spelling -   We will read and spell words with y as a vowel.  Our test will be Friday, Nov. 17.
Science- We will learn about matter: solids, liquids, and gases.  We will explore how matter can change forms when it is heated or cooled.  We will also learn about the water cycle and evaporation, condensation, and precipitation.