Hello 2nd Grade Families!
See below for some important updates about this month!
2nd Grade students will be taking the HATs this month. The Reading HAT will be administered in two parts on May 29th and 30th. The Math HAT will be administered in two parts on June 4th and 5th. More information about the HAT was sent home with your child today. Please contact your child’s teacher if you have any questions.
The night before the test, please make sure your child has a good night’s sleep. If you can, please make sure your child eats a healthy breakfast the day of the test. We’re going to encourage our children to do their best on their test.
Here are some of the other events coming up this month:
Muffins with Moms will be tomorrow, May 3rd!
2nd Grade will participate in the SOL/Testing Pep Rally on Monday May 6th.
Spring Fling will be on May 17th. More information will be sent home with your child.
There will be no school on May 27th (Memorial Day).
Please continue to work with your child on our weekly homework packet. Your child will bring home a personalized list of word study words. Please help your child complete the word study menu activities in the homework packet.
If you have any questions regarding the homework packet, or notice that your child needs assistance with a particular topic, please reach out to your child’s teacher!
Here are some links to online resources you and your child can access at home:
- Raz-Kids – your child can read along with and listen to books at home.
- Scholastic News – use the classroom password “kclem2”
- Epic! – While you can pay per month, your child can also log on for free using their classroom code. Contact your child’s teacher for more information.
- Code.org – Your child has been learning about coding in STEAM! They can continue to complete lessons at home to earn prizes from Ms. Nelson. Log in using your class’ section code.
If you have any other questions about the information above, please contact your child’s teacher! Keep your eye on this page for additional updates!
The Second Grade Team