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Welcome to Second Grade Open House!. Tara Chandler Angela Mullins Jeanette Gonzalez Jenna Rachunek Michelle Mosley Annette Bieda . Social Contracts. Established by each class The students make the rules All the students sign the contracts. Conduct .

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Welcome to second grade open house

Welcome to Second Grade Open House!

Tara Chandler

Angela Mullins

Jeanette Gonzalez

Jenna Rachunek

Michelle Mosley

Annette Bieda


Social contracts

Social Contracts

  • Established by each class

  • The students make the rules

  • All the students sign the contracts


Conduct

Conduct

  • Each child’s daily conduct will be recorded in his or her agenda.

  • Please check your child’s conduct color each day and initial the box.

  • Green – awesome day

  • Blue- warning, noted in agenda

  • Yellow- loss of recess time

  • Orange-loss of recess time and a phone call home.

  • Red-loss of recess, a phone call home, and a write up.


Communication

Communication

  • Wednesday folders will be sent home every Wednesday

  • Agendas will communicate conduct and homework assignments daily

  • Homework assignment will be located in homework folders

  • Agendas need to be signed every day

  • Our conference period is from 8:50-9:35

  • Please send notes, call, or e-mail if there are any questions or concerns!

  • Please send notes or call the front office for transportation changes or contact office prior to 2 pm

  • Do not leave transportation changes on e-mail or voicemail


Parent information

Parent Information

  • As of Tuesday, September 6, 2011 students can no longer be escorted into the building by a parent.


Daily instruction

Daily Instruction

  • Reading

  • Spelling/Language

  • Composition

  • Science

  • Math

  • Social Studies


Reading

Reading

  • DRA, TPRI, and Running Records will be used to assess text levels.

  • DRA is NO longer included in averages

  • Lamar CISD has determined expected text levels for each nine weeks.

  • students will be keeping a reading journal that will have vocabulary, notes or strategies from that days lesson and examples. Students are allowed to take home notebook and bring them back to school

  • UNWRAP strategies will be taught starting the 2nd 9 weeks, each day and expected to be used any reading comprehension passage. A template will be given to students and placed in homework folder


Accelerated reader

Accelerated Reader

  • It is a motivational reading tool for readers in grades 2-5

  • It has grade level appropriate goals for each 9 weeks set by the Librarian.

  • Readers can earn points by taking a quiz on the computer after reading an AR book.

  • Points grant them admission to participate in the AR event for that 9 weeks.

  • More information will be coming on the Library website.

  • For immediate questions contact Tiffani Smith, Librarian at [email protected]


Language arts composition

Language Arts/ Composition

  • Writing is 40%

  • Oral and Written Conventions is 30%

    Grammar

    Handwriting

    Capitalization

    Punctuation

  • Spelling is 10%

  • Research is 10%

  • Oral Speaking /Listening is 10%


Re teach reassessment

Re-Teach/Reassessment

  • When a child does not show mastery of a skill on that skill will be re-taught and re-assessed.

  • The highest grade that the child could receive on the re-teach or reassessment will be 70.

  • Only given one reasonable opportunity to reassess failure.


Classroom connection online grade system step by step instructions listed on mcneill web page

Classroom Connection / Online Grade SystemStep by step instructions.(Listed on McNeill Web Page)


2 nd grade homework policy

2nd Grade Homework Policy

  • Reading

    • District requires reading a minimum of 80 minutes a week. Please write the title of the book in agenda and sign nightly to show 20 minutes of reading.

    • Reading homework will be sent home Monday-Thursday nights.

  • Spelling

    • Pre-Test Mondays & Spelling homework on Monday-Thursday

    • Advanced lists will be given to students who make a 90 or above.

    • TEST Friday

    • Final grade will be the higher of the two grades.

    • Spelling homework is grid in homework folder


Homework

Homework

  • Math

    • Will be a review of a skill being taught

    • Monday-Thursday night

    • students will be keeping a math notebook that will have vocabulary, notes or strategies from that days lesson and examples. Students are allowed to take home notebook and bring them back to school

    • word problems will be given to students throughout the year and strategies are expected to be used

    • UNWRAP strategies and EPSE problem solving strategy will be taught each day and expected to be used on word problems. A template will be given to students and placed in homework folder

      Language

    • 1 poem will be sent home to be memorized/9 weeks

    • The students will have 2 full weeks to learn the poem

    • It is a listening & a speaking grade

    • ALL HOMEWORK IS DUE DAILY!

    • It is a color change if homework is not turned in.


Staar state of texas assessments of academic readiness

STAARSTATE OF TEXAS ASSESSMENTS OF ACADEMIC READINESS


Uniform dress

Uniform Dress

  • Shirts-Red, Navy, White, & Yellow collared shirts may be worn. Spirit shirts may also be worn any day.

  • Pants-Khaki or Navy

  • Jeans-Black or Denim

  • Jackets need to be in dress code and need to be solid colors with no decorations.

  • No colored stitching/decoration on jeans.

  • No sweatpants

  • No wheels or backless shoes.


Parent volunteers

Parent Volunteers

  • We are always looking for workroom volunteers or class parents. Speak with your teacher for further information.

  • Chaperones are always welcome on Field Trips.


Wish list

Wish List

  • Tara Chandler – Treasure Chest items, germ X, Clipboards, Colored expo markers, board games

  • Angela Mullins – hand sanitizer clipboards, grade appropriate books for our class library (gently used), and dry erase markers

  • Jenna Rachunek – treasure chest items, dry erase markers, small kids black socks, board games, grade appropriate books for our class library (gently used)

  • Jeanette Gonzalez – Ear Buds for iPods, Hand Sanitizer, Clipboards, Glues sticks

  • Michelle Mosley – Expo markers, Smelly stickers, iTunes gift cards for LCISD technology, Clorox wipes, Germ ex, Treasure box items, Copy paper, Ear buds for iPads and i touches, glue sticks, and clipboards

  • Annette Bieda – hand sanitizer


Welcome to second grade open house

Misc…

  • Students may begin to arrive at 7:00 a.m. Student supervision is not provided prior to 7 a.m. Parents, please do not bring your child to their classroom in the morning or drop them off in the back of the building.

  • Students are to go to the Gym or Cafeteria prior to 7:30 a.m.

  • Students are tardy after 7:45 a.m.

  • Dismissal time is 2:40 p.m.

  • Parents are to pick up students in the car line.

  • Please do not come to front of building, classrooms, or bus ramp.


Upcoming events

Upcoming Events

  • Labor Day Holiday

    • September 5, 2011--NO SCHOOL

    • End of First Nine Weeks

      • October 21, 2011

    • Fair Day Holiday—NO SCHOOL!

      • September 23, 2011

      • Early Release/Report Card Conference

        • October 27th & 28th, 2011


School 832 223 2800

School # 832-223-2800

  • Tara Chandler – [email protected]

  • Angela Mullins – [email protected]

  • Jenna Rachunek – [email protected]

  • Jeanette Gonzalez – [email protected]

  • Michelle Mosley – [email protected]

  • Annette Bieda – [email protected]


Welcome to second grade open house

Thank you for coming!!!


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