3 2nd Grade Daily Schedule 8:45-9:15 Morning Work9:20-10:20 Math10:30-11:00 Lunch11:00-11:30 Read Aloud11:30-12:15 Specials12:15-12:45 Recess12:45-2:45 Daily 5/Literacy2:45-3:30 Social Studies/Science3:30 Clean up and Dismissal
4 What is The Daily Five?The Daily Five is a literacy structure that teaches independence and gives children the skills needed to create a lifetime love of reading and writing. The children work on building their stamina until they are successful at being independent.
5 Components of The Daily Five Read to SelfWork on WritingWord Work/LetterlandRead to SomeoneListen to Reading
6 Read to SelfChildren reading to themselves is the first step in Daily Five and is the foundation for creating independent readers and writers.
7 Work on WritingThe writing component of the Daily Five provides additional support children require to become effective writers. Its purpose is to provide daily writing practice.
8 Read to SomeoneReading with someone helps readers, especially developing readers, become more self-sufficient and less reliant on the teacher for assistance. Research shows that taking turns while reading increases reading involvement, attention, and collaboration.
9 Word Work / LetterlandDuring Word Work, we focus on spelling patterns and vocabulary work with children.Collaboration with classmatesAssessments
10 How can parents help at home? Hold the student accountableEncourage the student to find and fix spelling errorsPractice good spelling habits in written work across all areas of the curriculum
11 2nd Grade Writing Program Small Moments/Personal Narrative Opinion Writing Informative/Report Writing Imaginative Writing
12 2nd Grade Mathematics Program Math Skills for 2nd GradeNumbers and OperationsMeasurement- Inches, Centimeters, etc.Time and MoneyData Analysis- GraphingGeometry- ShapesAlgebra- EquationsWord Problems
13 2nd Grade Mathematics Program Components of Math Workshopin 2nd GradeDaily Problem SolvingMath Talk/Math LeaderHands On LearningMath Fact FluencyApplication and ExtensionCheck for understanding
14 2nd Grade Science Program Science is taught ~4 weeks per quarterScience Units are Filled with Hands On Activities:WeatherMatter-Solids and LiquidsSoundLife Cycles
15 2nd Grade Social Studies Program Civics & GovernmentStructure & Function of local communities, Citizen participation in communitiesHistory & CulturePast and PresentGeographyMaps and globesEconomics & Financial LiteracySupply & Demand, Entrepreneurship, Market Economy
16 2nd Grade Field Trips*Historic Oak View Snow White- The Musical Fairy Tale Asheboro Zoo Additional In-House Field Trips Weather Matter Sound Animal Life Cycles Learning Experiences Holidays Around The World A Bug’s Life Young Authors May 15th
17 Ways to Help Your 2nd grader Get to school on time.Get good rest and eat a healthy breakfast.Pack your child a nutritious snack.Look over and discuss your child’s homework nightly.Practice math facts.Read nightly.Encourage independence and responsibility .
18 Letters to ParentsPlease be sure to read the letter your child wrote you. Please reply to his or her letter so that he or she can read it for morning work tomorrow.Thank you for coming tonight!!