The How and The What
This week our writers discussed “tiny moments” and how authors achieve their “tiny moments” within a story by replacing descriptive words with their everyday words our writers typically utilize. In Writing Workshop, we circled together after we made these changes to share these stories, and the stories transformed!
Math Number Story
Our mathematicians became the authors of the math texts this week and they created their own problems as well as their own solutions. In creating their own Math Number Story, through math equation creation, illustration creation, and solution explanation, they came full circle with how to teach themselves.
The Wild Robot
Second Grade began a highly antici
pated new book for our Read Aloud, “The Wild Robot” by Peter Brown. This is an uplifting story about an unexpected visitor whose arrival disrupts the animal inhabitants of a rocky island, but has a contemporary twist: the main character is a robot.
If parents will remind second graders to place silver take home folders and clear folders back in tote bags to return to school.
Friday, October 12th 11:30 Dismissal
Monday, October 15th Make Up School Day
October 24th Parent Morning Meeting