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Teacher Kristin Kora - Second Grade  (Send e-mail)

Welcome to 2nd Grade!

Our Tiger Schedule:
T - Art
I - Music
G -Technology
E - Library
R -

We have P.E. daily.

Our class has lunch in the original lunchroom by the main office everyday from 11:40-12:00.

We are required by Erin's Law to provide lessons on sexual abuse and prevention education. During the weeks of November 12th and January 27th, Grand Prairie Elementary School Social Workers will be teaching a lesson during your student’s art class about the "Think First and Stay Safe" program. The lesson in November will cover the concepts of "Using My Built In Computer: Staying Healthy and Safe." The lesson in January will cover "Laws Help Protect Me: Kids Have Rights Too!" and "Listening to My Instincts: No Secrets".

Should your child have any questions, you may refer to the handout that will be provided to them on the day of the lesson. If you have additional questions feel free to contact a School Social Worker – Morgan Bilthuis, Nichole Reiser, and Sarah Altobelli.

Our exact class date and time for lesson 1 is: 2:10-2:45 on November 12


This week in class

Week of December 17

T Day:

Reading: We are working on fiction for the rest of the quarter. This week, we will doing a Gingerbread Man Unit and studying different versions of the tale. We will studying the illustrations and keywords to help us learn more about the characters, setting, and plot. We will have a grade level activity day to wrap up all our gingerbread books.

Math: Module is 4 - Addition and Subtraction within 200 and Word Problems within 100. Students are trying to solve 2 and 3 digit subtraction problems using the vertical way. We are reviewing strategies for solving addition and subtraction.

Writing: We are spiraling back to narrative writing. This week, students will be generating ideas, organizing books, and working hard on introductions and a variety of details.

Word Study: We will be learn the difference between plurals and possessives. Students will learn when to use the apostrophe when making a noun possessive.

I Day:

G Day:

E Day:
Wear RED on Thursday this month
Gingerbread Activities with all 2nd grade

R day:
All School Sing
Special Event with Mrs. Frankovich!!!
Winter Party from 12:50-1:30

Early Dismissal ONE HOUR.

Have a wonderful break!


Important Dates

Teacher Institute - No School

End of Quarter 1


Downloads List

Curriculum Night PowerPoint [8/23/2018]
Words Their Way Research [11/14/2013]


Cool Links

DICE for games at home!

Great Minds (Parent resource for Eureka Math)

Illuminations Math Games

Math - Flashcards

Math Addition Games - **CLASS FAVORITE!**

Math Flashcards

Math Subtraction Games

Raz Kids

Reading Starfall

Telling Time - Bang on the Clock

Telling Time

Time Practice - Stop the Clock


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