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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 11/4-11/8)

2nd grade had an exciting time last week kicking off the Glow Run Boosterthon! Each day we continue to learn about character development concepts, including; generosity, gratitude and honesty. Please reinforce these concepts at home with your child! Also, please help your child continue to ask people to pledge to support our school before the Glow Run next week! Reminder: Please browse through the catalogs and Schola
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Glow Run Update 11/8!

SFX Glow Run Families, Thank you again for supporting our school through the SFX  Glow Run! We are officially heading into the weekend, which means we are getting closer to our SFX Glow Run!! As we work towards earning pledges to help our school we can earn some awesome class rewards! If you’re looking for the easiest way to ask for a pledge, just upload a photo of your student to funrun.com to create a personalized
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Glow Run Update!

SFX Glow Run Families, Our class is having a BLAST preparing for the SFX Glow Run coming up soon! We’ve also begun learning how to choose to live with character every day through Booster’s brand new character theme, MindSpark: Wild West. While they’re teaming up with the MindSpark Kids to compete in character duels, your students will learn five 21st-century character traits that will help strengthen them
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 10/28-11/1)

Second grade had a happy Halloween and blast celebrating together this week! We hope everyone stayed warm trick-or-treating! ** Please browse through the November  catalog (sent home today) and Scholastic Book Club website for lots of excellent leveled book choices for your child! You can submit book orders anytime you wish to purchase them throughout the school year using our class code: NY8RR  Religion This week, w
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 10/21-10/25)

2nd grade enjoyed watching a performance from our 6th graders this week, as they demonstrated what they learned from the Kolaam dancers and their partner school in Senegal, West Africa!   Also, please check out updates of 2nd grade artwork from our wonderful Art teacher, Ms. Breen, on her class blog at the following link: https://breenclass.wordpress.com Religion This week, we continued to learn about God’s laws
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1st-4th Grade Storybook Pumpkin Patch

Our School Library is growing a Storybook Pumpkin Patch, and we need your help! Families with students in grades 1-4 are invited to decorate a pumpkin to look like a favorite storybook character, and bring it to the library to “plant” in our Storybook Pumpkin Patch. Download a flyer with directions here. Students who choose to submit a pumpkin must fill out the entry form at the bottom of the flyer and br
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 10/15-10/18)

Our 2nd graders continue to work on shifting their thoughts to a growth mindset and maintaining a positive attitude towards all things we do! The power of YET reminds us that even when we can’t do something YET, we will get there with hard work and practice!  This week, we also began our small groups led by with Ms. Egan and myself to work on our social-emotional learning and to help reinforce friendship and self-reg
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 10/7-10/11)

2nd grade had a blast at the Heller Nature Center this week! Our first field trip was a great success, as we explored the forest habitats of so many different living things! Religion This week, we learned about the seven different sacraments that help bring us closer to God and his church. We learned more about Baptism and that we receive it to wash away the Original Sin of Adam and Eve. We continue to pray and share
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 9/30-10/4)

Our second graders did an amazing job leading the Feast of the Archangels and Feast of St. Thérèse (the little flower) this week! Thank you to our First Responders and families that joined us to help celebrate this mass. Religion This week, we continued to learn about the archangels and parts of mass, as we led school liturgy this week. We also continue to enjoy our visits from Fr. Rodlin as we prepare for our sacram
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2nd Grade Weekly Posts! (Week of 9/23-9/27)

Our second graders had a great time during our author visit this week! Matt Tavares, author of Dasher, shared about his writing and illustrating processes and showed us all the unique aspects of what it takes to publish one of his books. A few important updates for next week: Baptism Interview – Baptism Interview assignment is due Monday, September 30th! Please look out for this assignment in your child’s Sidek
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 9/16-9/19)

A million thanks to everyone who joined us for Back to School Night this week! We loved sharing all the wonderful things your second graders have been working on so far this school year! A few important updates for next week: On Monday 9/23 we will have our first Lockdown drill of the school year. We ask that you help us facilitate these conversations at home as well about how these drills are to help keep us safe. W
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 9/9-9/13)

We had a fantastic and successful first full 5-day week of second grade! We continue to work on reinforcing and practicing our routines and expected behaviors. Please continue to discuss and reinforce these expectations at home with your child. Religion This week, we learned about God’s gift to all of us and the love he has for us all. We also had our first weekly religion lesson with Fr. Rodlin this week! The second
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Upcoming author visit with Matt Tavares

We are off to a great year in the library. Classes have been visiting our wonderful library space and we are learning/revisiting library routines and beginning to checkout to students in 1st-8th grade. Kindergarten students will begin checking out later this fall. I am excited to share that our first author visit of the year will occur this month. In partnership with the Book Stall in Winnetka, award-winning author M
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 9/3-9/6)

Our second graders had a fantastic second week of second grade! We continue to practice routines and reinforce expectations and rules for the new school year.  *Please continue to help remind your child to empty their “Teacher and Parent Papers” side of his/her “Home and Communication” folder in the Sidekick binder every single night.  *Starting next week, we will be filling out weekly homework assignment sheets. We
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Welcome to 2nd Grade! 2019-2020

Our second graders are off to a fantastic start! Thank you so much for all your support as we kicked off the year this week. We look forward to an amazing 2019-2020 school year together! This week our second graders worked hard to learn the rules and expectations for school. Please review these rules at home with your child to help us reinforce these expectations. We also engaged in lots of team building activities t
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Welcome to Second Grade!

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2nd Grade Summer Blog! Have a Great Summer!

Thank you so much for such a fabulous second grade year! We will truly miss all of our second graders and hope they come back to visit us in the fall! Below you will find some ways to include reading, writing, and math into your child’s summer. Reading – READ, READ, READ! Any and all books, such as chapter books, picture books, graphic novels, magazines, comic strips, cookbooks, etc. are great ways to encourage your
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 6/3-6/7)

We cannot believe this was our last full week of the school year! This year has flown by and we are so proud of all the hard work and growth our second graders have made! We look forward to enjoying our final few days together next week as we wrap up the year together!  Reminders: * 2nd Grade Picnic is Monday, June 10th! Please see email for details. *Please send an extra bag with your child to bring home school supp
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 5/28-5/31)

Second grade enjoyed visiting the book fair this week and creating their summer reading wish lists! We also started our Summer Balloon Countdown this week. Each day we pop a balloon and find an exciting new activity inside to celebrate wrapping up the school year and all the hard work that our second graders have done this year. Important Update: Due to a scheduling conflict, our Wax Museum time has been moved to an
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 5/20-5/24)

Our second graders did a beautiful job leading our school liturgy again last week! We are so proud of all of their hard work and dedication they have shown to their faith this school. Religion This past week, we reviewed the parts of mass as we prepared to lead our school liturgy. The second graders will continue to review all we have learned throughout this school year about ways to show love like Christ and pray to
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 5/13-5/17)

Second grade had a great time learning and practicing their bike safety this week! Please remember to reinforce these safety tips this summer with your child! Religion This week, we worked on our First Communion memory reflections to reflect on our faith and all we have learned this school year. We also began to prepare to lead mass again next Tuesday as we review the parts of mass. Math This week, we wrapped up our
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 4/29-5/3)

We are so proud of our second graders for all their hard work and preparation for First Holy Communion! We look forward to sharing this special moment with all of you this weekend. Religion We reviewed our final preparation for the sacrament of First Holy Communion. The second graders worked on creating their Communion pamphlets to reflect and all they have learned and write about what this sacrament means to them. W
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 4/15-4/18)

The second grade team wishes everyone a very Happy Easter! We hope everyone has safe travels over the break! Religion We continue praying the Lenten tradition of the Stations of the Cross as a whole school. We also continue to prepare for First Communion to receive the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ. We worked on letters to God and discussing what the Eucharist means to us. We also continue to practice how to partici
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2nd Grade Weekly Updates! (Week of 4/8-4/12)

Our second graders continue to work hard as they prepare for their First Holy Communions! We had a great time painting crosses from Color Me Mine this week in celebration and preparation. Religion We continue praying the Lenten tradition of the Stations of the Cross as a whole school. We also continue to prepare for First Communion. This week we learned about the gifts we present during mass to be blessed to become t
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