Welcome to Ms. Cutrone and Dr. Grundman's Class 203
Click on ⇒Second Grade Supply List.pdf
Please initial all homework assignments. Please make sure all assignments are completed.
DATES TO REMEMBER
Friday, November 11- school closed- Veteran's Day
Tuesday, November 15- PTA meeting- 7pm
Thursday & Friday, November 24-25- school closed- Thanksgiving recess
Tuesday, November 29- field trip - Snow White- Queensboro Community College
Friday, December 9- field trip - The Nutcracker - Oueens Theatre
Tuesday, December 20-PTA meeting- 7 pm
Friday, December 23- holiday shows
Monday, December 26-Monday, January 2 school closed- Winter Recess
STUDENT OF THE MONTH
Student of the month assembly:Friday, January 6 at 11 a.m.
WHAT ARE WE LEARNING THIS MONTH?
Reading: Becoming Experts: noticing the features of non fiction, summarizing sections and chapters , figuring out what words mean, as well as learning the special "lingo" or "language" within each subject , comprehension strategies and fact finding.
Writing: The How to Guide for Nonfiction Writing: finding out we are "experts" at things!, writing "expert" non fiction books , looking at non fiction book styles to inspire our writing , writing "catchy" beginnings to draw in the reader, and editing and revising your non fiction books.
Phonics: (Fundations) glued sounds (ong, am, ink, old, -and many others you may have seen as spelling words), blends, vowel team introduction (ea, ai, oa,ey, and so on)
Social Studies: maps, directions, where are we in the world (Earth, North America, USA, NY, NYC/Bronx) and NYC's 5 boroughs
Math: Unit 1: number sense, addition , subtraction , facts in a snap! (1-20), adding with 3 addends, related subtraction and addition facts, and make a ten strategy
Monday: Art Tech with Mrs. Labbate 1:55-2:40 *please note Mrs. Labbate will be dismissing the class
Tuesday: Science with Mrs. Mc Grath- 10:40-11:30 and Art with Mr. Haber 1:55-2:40 *Mr. Haber will be dismissing class
Wednesday: Art 1:55-2:40-*Mr. Haber will be dismissing
Thursday: Physical Education with Mr. Mascolo- 11:30-12:20 *please send in students with sneakers
Friday: Science- 10:40-11:30