Monday, December 11, 2017


December 11-15



Religion- This week we will learn about the Bishop and the Pope. We will also be practicing for our mass Thursday.

Reading -We will be practicing our Christmas play, The Birth of Jesus. We will be putting the puppet show on before the Christmas parties next week. We will start at 1:15. Parents are welcome to come.

Spelling- We are on unit 17. We will have a test on Friday. There is a great website to go with our spelling book, it is www.eduplace.com/kids.

Social Studies We will lean about time lines and voting.

English- Some students are finishing up their final drafts of their stories. This week we will be writing a paper about Christmas trees. They have to write about which is better a real tree or a fake tree..

Science We will learn all the ways we use water and air. We will also learn about recycling.

Math We will finish up adding with regrouping. Our test will be next week.



Other Information

*I will post this newsletter on the website each week. www.Oloscougars.org

*If you have questions feel free to email me at pLgroose@gmail.com or call me at school and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

*First Reconcilation is Wednesday at 7pm. The children can sit with their parents during the service.

Important Dates

December 13 First Reconciliation

December 20 Polar Express Day in 2nd grade/ Wear your Pj's to school

May 6- First Communion


Spelling list
 meet
meat
week
weak
road
rode
tale
tail
be
bee
too
two
to
see
threw
through

Wednesday, November 29, 2017


What’s happening in 2nd grade
with Mrs. Groose?
December 4-8

Religion- This week we will continue to learn about Advent. Wednesday is St. Nicholas Day. We have mass Thursday and Friday this week. Mass parts for our class mass December 14 went home last week. Please practice at home.
Reading -We will be reading the story Pumpkin Fiesta p.394. They will bring their books home on Thursday. We will have a test Friday.
Spelling- We are on unit 16. We will have a test on Friday. There is a great website to go with our spelling book, it is www.eduplace.com/kids.
Social Studies We will learn about the past of our country.
English- We will continue writing stories.
Science We will learn about soil and rock.
Math We will learn regrouping with addition.

Other Information
*I will post this newsletter on the website each week. www.Oloscougars.org
*If you have questions feel free to email me at pLgroose@gmail.com or call me at school and I will get back to you as soon as possible.
*First Confession is next Wednesday night. Father will be taking the kids over to church December 12 to look at the confessional and talk to them about Confession. I know they are nervous, but they will do GREAT!
Important Dates
December 13 First Reconciliation
December 20 Polar Express Day in my class. Kids can wear their Pj's to school.
May 6- First Communion

Spelling word
night
kind
spy
child
light
find
right
high
wild
July
eye
buy
by
why
behind
lightning


Monday, November 20, 2017


What’s happening in 2nd grade

with Mrs. Groose?

November 27- December 1



Religion- This week we will learn about Advent.

Reading -We will be reading the story Watermelon Day p. 366. They will bring their books home on Thursday. We will have a test Friday.

Spelling- We are on unit 15. We will have a test on Friday. There is a great website to go with our spelling book, it is www.eduplace.com/kids.

Social Studies We will continue to learn about past, present, and future. We will learn about family trees. They have a family tree worksheet in their folders. It is due Thursday.

English- We will start writing stories. This week we will focus on what makes a good story.

Science We will learn about landforms.

Math We will start adding tens and ones.


Other Information

*I will post this newsletter on the website each week. www.Oloscougars.org

*If you have questions feel free to email me at pLgroose@gmail.com or call me at school and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

Important Dates

December 3 Christmas program

December 13 First Reconciliation

May 6- First Communion
 
 
old
own
most
soap
float
hold
both
know
cold
do
goes
toe
so
grow
swallow
ocean

Monday, November 13, 2017


What’s happening in 2nd grade

with Mrs. Groose?

November 13-17



Religion- This week we will continue to learn about the Bible. We will also discuss the commandments.

Reading -We will be reading the story The Secret Life of Trees p. 338. They will bring their books home on Thursday. We will have a test Friday.

Spelling- We are on unit 14. We will have a test on Friday. There is a great website to go with our spelling book, it is www.eduplace.com/kids.

Social Studies We will continue learning about the past. We will also learn about following a route.

English- We will start writing letters to Santa. We will be sending them into the Eldon paper, but I will send a copy home also.

Science We will finish up learning about different habitats.

Math We will finish up learning about graphs. They we have a test next Monday.



Other Information

*I will post this newsletter on the website each week. www.Oloscougars.org

*If you have questions feel free to email me at pLgroose@gmail.com or call me at school and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

*I will not be sending home a newsletter home nest week. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Important Dates

November 21- Field trip to the movies
December 13-First Reconciliation

May 6- First Communion
 
free
each
clean
teeth
please
sheep
beach
wheel
team
speak
sneeze
people
eat
read
between
reason



Friday, November 3, 2017

What’s happening in 2nd grade
with Mrs. Groose?
November 6-10

Religion- This week we will learn about the Bible. We have mass November 16. Mass parts came home last week.
Reading -We will be reading the story From Seed to Plant. They will not bring their books home this week. We will not have a test Friday.
Spelling- We are on unit 13. We will have a test on Friday. There is a great website to go with our spelling book, it is www.eduplace.com/kids.
Social Studies We will start to learn about farming and transportation in the past and present.
English- We will work on a short writing assignment.
Science We will continue to learn about different habitats.
Math This week we will continue learning about graphs. We will also compare data.

Other Information
*I will post this newsletter on the website each week. www.Oloscougars.org
*If you have questions feel free to email me at pLgroose@gmail.com or call me at school and I will get back to you as soon as possible.
*Don't forget about muffins with mom on Thursday.
Important Dates
November 21- Field trip to the movies
May 6- First Communion

spelling words

pay
wait
paint
cave
train
shake
pail
whale
clay
away
they
great
stay
day
raisin
birthday






Tuesday, October 31, 2017


What’s happening in 2nd grade

with Mrs. Groose?

October 30- November 3



Religion- This week we will continue to learn about ordinary time. We will go to church on Wednesday and Thursday this week.

Reading -We will be reading the play Johnny Appleseed p. 284. They will bring their books home on Thursday to read the story with you. We will have a test over the story on Friday.

Spelling- We are on unit 11. We will have a test on Friday. There is a great website to go with our spelling book, it is www.eduplace.com/kids.

Social Studies We will continue learning about rural, urban, and suburb areas.

English- This week we will finish up learning about nouns. Will we have a test on Friday.

Science We will learn about different habitats. We will also learn about extinct animals.

Math This week we will continue learning about graphs.


 

Important Dates

November 21- Field trip to the movies

May 6- First Communion

Spelling words

milk
neck
ask
snake
truck
kick
smoke
rock
desk
black
lake
trick
take
back
pocket
whiskers
 

Monday, October 23, 2017


What’s happening in 2nd grade

with Mrs. Groose?

October 23-27



Religion- This week we will continue to talk about Confirmation. We will also learn about the seasons of the church.

Reading -We will be reading the story Lemonade for Sale p. 254. They will bring their books home on Wednesday to read the story with you. We will have a test over the story on Thursday.

Spelling- We are on unit 6. This is a review unit. We will not have a test this week. There is a great website to go with our spelling book, it is www.eduplace.com/kids.

Social Studies We will start learning about rural, urban, and suburb areas.

English- This week we will continue learning about pronouns and nouns.

Science We will continue learning about food chains. We will also learn about endangered and extinct animals.

Math This week we will have our chapter 2 test on Tuesday. Then we will start learning about graphs.



Other Information

*I will post this newsletter on the website each week. www.Oloscougars.org

*If you have questions feel free to email me at pLgroose@gmail.com or call me at school and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

*Thank you for sending in snacks.

Important Dates

November 21- Field trip to the movies

May 6- First Communion




My Proud teacher moment of week

I told the kids that I asked for more snacks and everyone sent in a bunch. So I said “It's like Gods says Ask and you shall receive.” I asked if they had heard it and a student finished it and said “Seek and you will find.” Thanks Alex