This week in Grade 2 we are reading the very interesting nonfiction piece called Schools Around the World
. This is a book about how children all over world go to school. It gives children a fantastic insight into how the cultures and traditions of different peoples change how they go to school. Also, it helps kids expand their understanding of their world and see that while all schools are different in some ways, in many others, they are very similar. I know the kids will learn a lot from this reading selection.
This week we will also have vocabulary, grammar, reading, and spelling/phonics practice. Please take some time to review the spelling and vocabulary words with your child using the weekly handout sheet below. Please let me know if you have any questions.
Students are still finishing their fantasy stories which I hope to have posted up on 6F when they are done. Please come in and see them.