November 11, 2022

PH 2nd Grade eNews


  • Bible - We will study Elijah. Our story will come from I Kings 17:1-16.
  • Memory Verse - Philippians 4:19, “And my God will supply all your needs according to His riches in glory in Christ Jesus.”
  • Reading - We will be reading a story called “Ah...Music.” We will also be explaining idioms. If you have any fun idioms you want to share, send them by email. Here are some examples of idioms: “It’s a piece of cake.” “It’s raining cats and dogs.”  “Let the cat out of the bag.”
  • Spelling - Our spelling pattern this week will be the R-controlled vowel sounds. Sometimes this spelling pattern is called the “Bossy R. because when a vowel is followed by R, it makes a new sound.” There are three ways to spell this sound. First, er is the most common in words like fern   herd   term. Next, ir is the second most common spelling and is used in words like    bird    chirp    firm. The least common spelling is
  • ur which is in words like   turn    burn   church.
  • Grammar - We will be working with subject/verb agreement. Here are some examples: Dad fix/fixes things around our house. You look/looks tired.  Mom reach/reaches for the ball.
  • Math - Continue to work on addition and subtraction families through 15, clocks to five minute intervals, elapsed time, and interpreting word problems to solve. We are also continuing to work on addition with regrouping of 3-digit numbers.


  • Monday:Sumdog for 15 minutes
  • Tuesday: Read Ah, Music to an adult
  • Thursday: Practice spelling and Bible verse

Important Dates

  • November 14 - Christmas in November; Wear a Christmas sweater, t-shirt, sweater! And Bring a canned food item to support Feed the 479.
  • November 18 - Turkey Trot 2:15-2:45 (mileage club for families and our entire campus)
  • November 21-25 - Thanksgiving Break - NO SCHOOL
  • December 1 - All School Christmas Chapel 9:15 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. Second Graders will be singing - look for details in Mrs. Kelly email.
  • December 2 - $8 and chore list due for Christmas Present
  • December 9 - PJ day just for fun!
  • December 16 - Christmas Party at 12:15, early dismissal at 1:00, no extended care

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