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You may email me at bodmerae1@pwcs.edu or on Classtag.

2nd Grade Virtual Schoolhouse foJune tJune 12

Monday,6/8

Tuesday,6/9

Meet with your teacher from 1:30 to 2:00. We will be using Microsoft Teams, contact your teacher if you need help!

Wednesday,6/10

Thursday,6/11

 

Friday,6/12

Meet with the Encore teachers on Teams at 10:00 AM. Ask your teacher for more information!

Language Arts

SOLS: 2.7 c,i

I can ask and answer questions about a poem and read a poem with fluency and expression.

Choice 1:

Go to Nearpod

Use the code: DLVZW

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Choice 2:

Read the poem“Dear Sun”with fluency and expression.

 

Dear Sun

Dear Sun,

Every day I wake

to see, if you are

Smiling down on me.

And if you're not,

I know somewhere,

behind the clouds

you're smiling there.

For if we couldn't

see your face,

The world would be

a frozen place.

 

Write three questions you would ask the sun.

Use: who, what, when, where, why, and how to help you.

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Read for 20 minutes

 

Write a poem about summertime. Use as many describing words and details as you can.

 

 

Math

SOLS:2.6 a, b, c

I can create and solve 2-digit story problems without regrouping.

 

Choice 1:

Go to Nearpod

Use the code:EAODX

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Choice 2:

Solve these story problems with UPSC:

1.)Ms. Dangle has 30 red markers and 15 blue markers. How many markers does she have?

 

2.)Carol had 48 pencils. 16 of the pencils are yellow, the rest are green.How many green pencils does Carol have?

 

3.)David had a tub of pink and blue Jolly Ranchers. He has 54 Jolly Ranchers in all.How many could be pink? How many could be blue?

 

Draw Base-10 blocks or use manipulatives to help you!

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Challenge yourself!
Writyour own story problems. Have someone in your family solve them.

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Use IXL on Clever for 20 minutes

or choose one activity from the Math Choice Board to do

 

Science

SOLS: 2.2 b. c

I can identify the force of gravity and how it affects everyday life.

 

Choice 1:

Go to Nearpod

Use the codeZUREL

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Choice 2:Write and draw what your home would look like without gravity.

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Try this experiment!

Find some objects in your home. Predict which ones will fall the fastest and why. Drop them onto the ground from the same height. Was your prediction correct?

Social Studies

SOLS: 2.2

I can identify and describe how communication has changed over time.

 

Choice 1:

Go to Nearpod

UsethecodeVKIUX

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Choice2: Write and draw:What did communication look like in the past? What does it look like in thepresent? ***********************

Challenge yourself!

Write and draw: What do you think communication will be like in the future?

Virtual Field Trip

This week we are going on a Virtual Field trip toAmazement Square in Lynchburg, Virginia!

 

Go to Nearpod

Use the code:

OBRDA

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Check the answers for this week’s lessons!

Go to Nearpod

Use the code:JYNMV

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Today is the last day of school!

Don’t forget to join our last day celebration on Teams! Ask your teacher for more information.

 

 

Counseling

 

Go to Nearpod

Use the code: KGJFP

 

 

 

Number Talk

Go to Nearpod

Use the code

FSWTZ

Number Talk

Go to Nearpod

Use the code

XYTWJ

Number Talk

Go to Nearpod

Use the code

YZQAD

Number Talk

Go to Nearpod

Use the code

QWRGJ

Number Talk

Go to Nearpod

Use the code

SBYOG


Illustration Of The Sun With Clouds.pngActivities to keep you SHARP for 3rd grade!Illustration Of The Sun With Clouds.png
Below you will find many activities to keep your students practicing skills over the summer! Don't hesitate to reach out to me with any questions. Have a great summer and see you next year :)

Summer Thrive
Are you concerned about your student losing progress over Summer break? Download this Summer Thrive PDF document and this Summer Math Activity Packet and Calendar for math games and activities you can do at home to help your student keep up with their math skills all Summer long!

Math Practice
Bedtime Math
 A fun website to help your student continue practicing their math skills.
SPLAT! A great activity for building number sense skills.
Youcubed Explore and learn math skills in rich and creative ways on this website.
Greg Tang Math Fun math games and resources!

Language Arts Practice
Unite for Literacy Great online resource for books written in English and Spanish.
Reading Bear Free phonics and vocabulary practice to support early readers.
Scholastic Free, easy at home lessons!
PWCS Summer book list A suggested list of books by grade level to keep your student reading over the Summer (depending on what level your student reads on)

Clever Badge
You may use your clever badge and visit the Clever website to access many online resources we use at school. If you need another one, please let me know. You may use your student's Clever badge to access Myon, IXL, ST Math, Nearpod, Discovery Education, and BrainPop Jr.

Enrichment
Looking for some enrichment ideas for your student to do at home? Find some activities to do with Ms. Proch, our Gifted/START Education Teacher! She has a lot of fun, engaging activities for students to do on her class webpage. 

Reach out to our ESOL teachers!
Mr. Haynes- 
haynesrr@pwcs.edu
Ms. Pilar- 
carrenm@pwcs.edu