2nd Grade Weekly Newsletter & Spelling List

2nd Grade Newsletter  December 2nd – December 6th


Spelling : long -o- words (Test Friday)

Reading : Helen Keller (Test Friday)

English : capitalization ; proper nouns  (Quiz Friday)

Religion : Review Chapter 8 (Test Tuesday) ; God’s creation ; Bible

Math : working with 2-digit numbers ; differences and subtraction

Social Studies : the map and globe ; continents, oceans, and landforms

Writing :  lowercase  s and j then h, f, k, r, a,  and d.



Wed. 12/4 – Fairmont Senior Madrigals visit and perform

Fri. 12/6 – Early Dismissal 12:15PM ; No MASS ; No Keepers

Looking Ahead:

Santa Shoppe

Christmas Performance (Wed. 12/18)

End of 2nd 9-Weeks (1/15/2020)


List Words :

  1. own
  2. most
  3. soap
  4. float
  5. both
  6. know
  7. loan
  8. goat
  9. flow
  10. loaf
  11. throw
  12. coach
  13. so
  14. grow
  15. swallow
  16. ocean
  17. Epiphany

Notice : During 2nd 9-weeks, student work without a name will result in 2 points deducted from that grade. A sentence not beginning with a capital letter results in 1 point deducted. A sentence sans an end mark results in 1 point deducted.

➡ If a child reads, they succeed. It’s that simple!

We suggest at least 30 minutes of quiet, attentive reading per day.

The 2nd graders can keep improving with Accelerated Reading. You might find that books you have in your home collection qualify for AR points. Check their status and point value here : http://www.arbookfind.com/UserType.aspx

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107 East Pike Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Tel.: 304-622-9831