June 5, 2018

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

Welcome rising second graders. This will be an exciting year! Below you will find the Summer Reading assignments and the supply list. It is the same list found in your report cards. Also it’s a good idea to practice your addition and subtraction facts. I hope you have a great summer!

2nd grade supply list2nd Grade summer reading

May 28th- June 1st

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

Can you believe it? It is the last week of school! I am so proud of all of my students. I have watched them grow, learn and mature this year. Thank you for sharing your students with me. I will miss them dearly next year.

*No school Monday due to Memorial Day.

Please join us this Friday (our last day) for our awards ceremony at 10:00 am. Prior to the awards ceremony some students will receive an award in the classroom. I will begin this at 9:00 am. The day ends early at 11:30 am. You may sign your child out after the ceremony.

This Week In Class

Reading/Writing Workshop: This week we will read Days with Frog and Todd. We will look at point of view

Spelling Words:  No spelling words this week.

Science:  We will finish our unit on Loggerhead Turtles.

Social Studies:  This week we will learn about timelines.

Religion: The students learn about ways to stay close to God in the summer and always.

Reminders & Important Events:

Monday, May 28th- NO SCHOOL

Wednesday, May 30th- Mass/ 6th Grade Graduation

Thursday, May 31st- K5 Graduation

Friday, June 1st- 11:30 dismissal- LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!

2nd grade supply list 2nd Grade summer reading

 

May 21st- 25th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

This week we have a full week ahead of us. On Friday, its field day please dress in your PE uniform and expect a fun filled day! As the weather is getting warmer, please remember your water bottles. This is our last five day week. Let’s make it great with learning and fun!

This Week In Class:

Reading: This week we will read Two of Everything. We will work on compare and contrast.

Spelling/Vocabulary: No Spelling Test this week.

Social Studies: We will talk about laws. Why are they important?

 

Science: We will talk about the life cycle of Loggerhead turtles.

Math: We will be learning about repeated addition.

 

Religion: This week we will learn about prayers of our Faith.

 

Reminders & Important Dates               

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

 

 

 

 

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

What a great picnic on Friday! Thank you for all who came out! This week we will have the Spring Music Program at the USC Band Hall at 7:00PM on Thursday.  I look forward to seeing everyone!

This Week In Class:

Reading: This week we will read Yeh-Shen. We will look at compare and contrast.

 

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are cow, house, town, shout, down, mouse, found, loud, brown, ground, pound, and flower.

Social Studies: We will talk about solving Community problems

Science: We will talk about food webs.

Math: We will be learning about fractions.

 

Religion: This week we will learn about the Liturgical Year.

 

Reminders & Important Dates               

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

 

 

 

 

May 7th-11th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik 

We have a full week ahead of us! Tuesday is May Crowning and Rosary. Students are invited to bring in a flower. Students who received their First Communion are invited to wear their Communion outfits. There will be a picture after Mass. Also on Tuesday evening is the art show. Please check Tuesday folders for details. Finally on Friday is our Zoo Field Trip. Please bring lunch in a disposable bag and put on sunblock before school. Also on Friday is the Family Picnic. I hope to see you all there!

This Week In Class:

Reading: This week we will read La Brea Tar Pits. We will work on fact and opinion.

 

Spelling/Vocabulary: The spelling words this week are took, books, foot, hoot, hoof, cook, nook, hood, wood, stood, shook, crook and cookbook.

Social Studies: We will talk about the rights of Citizens

Science: We will talk about habitats. How do animals adapt to different environments?

Math: We will be learning about congruent and symmetric lines.

Religion: This week we will learn about the Liturgical Year.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday – Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

 

 

 

 

April 30th – May 4Th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

This Tuesday is Midlands Gives. We thank and appreciate your support by going online on May1, 2018. Please refer to the flyer in Tuesday folders for details. We also have Map Testing this week. Please make sure your student gets a good night’s rest and eats a healthy breakfast. Also, congratulations to all students who received First Communion. May God Bless you! I am proud of all the students’ dedication and hard work they have been putting in their education. Let’s keep up the good work for a strong fourth quarter!

This Week In Class:

Reading: This week we will read Frog and Toad. We will work on making inferences.

 

Spelling/Vocabulary: No Spelling Test this week due to Map Testing.

Social Studies: We will talk about Firefighters.

Science: We will talk about habitats. How do animals adapt?

Math: We will be learning about circle graphs and tally marks.

Religion: This week we will learn about the Liturgical Year.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

 

 

April 23rd -27th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

This week is an exciting week. On Monday, there is an early dismissal at 2:30pm. Afterschool care is available. For those participating in First Communion, practice will be on Wednesday at 6:15pm.On Thursday, there is a PTO Meeting in Neglia Hall at 5:30pm. Finally, First Communion will be on Saturday at 5:30pm Mass.

This Week In Class:

Reading: This week we will read The Mysterious Tadpole. We will work on conclusions.

 

Spelling/Vocabulary: The Spelling words this week are root, crew, spoon, few, bloom, grew, room, you, stew, boost, scoop, and flew. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: We will talk about Money around the World.

Science: We will talk about habitats. How do animals live in different habitats?

Math: We will be learning about telling time.

Religion: This week we will learn about First Communion.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

 

 

 

 

April 16th -20th

A Note From Mrs. Horabik

We are already half way through April! The students did a great job getting right back in the swing of things. They worked hard! Although we are working on different units in Math, continue to practice addition and subtraction facts. These are the foundation. Finally, for those students participating in First Communion the retreat is Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 8:30am.

This Week In Class:

Reading: This week we will read From Seed to Plant. We will work on cause and effect.

 

Spelling/Vocabulary: The Spelling words this week are tall, saw, dog, draw, call, fall, soft, paw, ball, yawn, log and small. The test will be on Friday.

Social Studies: We will talk about how different Nations trade goods.

Science: We will talk about habitats. How do animals live in different habitats?

Math: We will be learning about Thermometers and telling time.

Religion: This week we will learn about following Jesus and First Communion.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

 

 

April 9, 2018

A Note From Mrs. Horabik 

I hope everyone had a Blessed Easter and a relaxing break! This week we will be busy at work. As we are working on measuring and estimating weight, continue to practice addition and subtraction facts. You can do this for five minutes on a card ride or before school. This is the foundation for many units in so it is important we have our addition and subtraction facts memorized. Report cards will go home on Tuesday.

This Week In Class:

Reading: This week we will read Half-Chicken. We will work on cause and effect.

 

Spelling/Vocabulary: The Spelling words this week are unhappy, retell, untangle, unkind, repaint, refill, unlike, remake, unpack, reread, unlock, and replay.

Social Studies: We will talk about how goods go from field to market.

 

Science: How do animals depend on plants?

 

Math: We will be learning about estimating weight.

Religion: This week we will learn about making good choices.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)

 

 

 

 

March 30, 2018

A Note From Mrs. Horabik              

Easter  break is here! This week will be a short week but one filled with education and reverence. Due to the short week we will not have Spelling words or a homework packet. I encourage you to read with your student daily and practice Math facts. I hope everyone has a very blessed Easter!

This Week In Class:

Reading: This week we will read Where do Polar Bears live? We will work on making predictions.

 

Spelling/Vocabulary: There are no Spelling words this week.

Social Studies: We will talk about significant dates during Lent and Easter.

 

Science: This week we will take an in depth looks at leaves, seeds and roots.

 

Math: We will be learning about estimating weight.

Religion: This week we will learn about Easter.

 

Reminders & Important Dates

Wednesday- Mass, 8:30 am (Mass uniforms)