Week of December 17

Spelling words this week have er, ir, and ur spelling patterns.

pattern words: girl, bird, burn, first, thirst, turn, her, stern, purse, nurse

sight words: goes, about, never, keep, these

We will be on winter break from December 24-January 4. Dr. Moughni will send a reading log home for the break. Please make sure children are reading every day over the break!

Week of December 3

Happy December!

Spelling words this week begin with 3 letter blends:

pattern words: spray, scrub, sprint, scrap, street, spring, string, scream, strap, scram

sight words: talk, from, walk, going, today

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming to Henry Ford! We are signed up to go to the book fair on Friday, December 7. Please send money with your child on Friday if they are interested in purchasing anything.

Have a great week!

Week of November 12

Spelling words this week begin with consonant digraphs:

pattern words: think, three, shine, shape, white, while, thing, what, change, chase

sight words: off, live, just, your, were

Parent-teacher conferences will continue tomorrow, November 13 and Thursday, November 15. A conference reminder will be sent home with children with your assigned date and time.

We will be having our 2nd grade Music Concert on Thursday, November 15 at 10:00 a.m. in the main cafeteria.  Students have been working hard in music class and we look forward to seeing everyone there!


Week of 10/29

Dear Families,

Tomorrow is Halloween! Students may bring candy to pass out to their classmates in the morning. We have 24 students, so please make sure there is enough for each child.

The school will be having a Halloween parade in the afternoon. Students can bring their costumes to school in a bag and will be allowed to change into their costume after lunch. Please do not send students to school wearing their costume in the morning!

Spelling words this week: row, know, snow, low, toe, coat, toad, goat, road, foe, eat, came, saw, want, will

The school will be having a Social Studies Night on Thursday, November 1. A note will be coming home tomorrow.

Friday, November 2 is a half day for students. Dismissal is at 11:45.

Have a great week!

Spelling words

This week’s words have ‘ai’ and ‘ay’ spellings to make the long a sound.

Pattern words: play, main, tail, wait, train, sail, say, day, stay, may

Sight words: out, like, went, have, two


A book order was sent home yesterday for the month of October. If you would like to purchase anything, please return the order form and money with your child by Tuesday, October 23.

Picture day will be Monday, October 22. A picture order form was also sent home. All students will be photographed, but if you would like to purchase any pictures, please send money with your child on Monday.

Week of October 8

Our spelling words this week begin with consonant blends.

Pattern -slide, sled, slip, skip, skid, step, stand, stone, spell, spin,

 Dolch – sleep, some, come, make, kind

We began our measurement unit in math this week. Students will be finding the lengths of different objects and will learn to find the difference between two lengths. In writing, we are working on opinion writing. Students are stating their opinion and supporting it with three reasons. Students are also becoming familiar with the writing process as they learn to publish their writing. Our reading block consists of Daily 5 rounds with lessons teaching different comprehension strategies. We are learning about different types of communities in social studies and properties of materials in science.

Friday, October 12 will be a half day for students. Dismissal will be at 11:45.

A Scholastic book order will be coming home this week. If you would like to purchase anything, please send in money with your child by Tuesday, October 16.

Have a great week!

-Mrs. Sareini

Week of October 1st

Happy October!

Our spelling words this week have the long and short ‘u’ sounds. We also have 5 sight words.

Pattern words: cut, cute, tub, tube, cub, cube, rude, tune, fun, nut

Sight words: blue, use, where, here, find

Students have been using Raz Kids to listen to reading during Daily 5 and can also read on this website at home. I have made a link to the Raz Kids login page on our blog. Our class code is ssuzanne2.