Welcome to Mrs. Marrs'
Second Grade Page!
Month at a Glance -November 2018
What we are working on In Class:
In READING: I am learning how
to identify the following genres: folk
tales, fairy tales and animal fantasy. I
am also learning how good readers use the following strategies: sequencing, summarizing, identifying author’s
purpose and story structure, draw conclusions and visualize as they read.
In WRITING: I am learning
how to write a narrative piece that includes characters, setting, problem,
solution and a beginning, middle and end.
I am also learning how to plan, draft, revise, edit and publish my
In SOCIAL STUDIES:
I am learning about the election process and how citizens participate in them.
In SCIENCE: I am learning
how to compare and contrast the habitats of Ocean and Arctic animals. I
am also learning about the animals that live in Desert, Rainforest and Savanna
**Spanish= Monday, Tuesday
**Art=Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
spelling bingo, choose a square each night for a fun way to practice EACH of
your 15 spelling words. Attach your work from each of your bingo squares to
your weekly homework. If you do three squares in a row (which would equal three
nights of spelling practice) you get a bingo! Bingos are worth three pride