# 2 Grade Bear Cub News Homework:

```2nd Grade Bear Cub News
Week of: Oct. 5 - 9
940-369-4423
mkeese@dentonisd.org
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Homework:
We are learning:
Math: We will work on problem solving, reviewing money and
time, and will continue to work on adding and subtracting to
200.
Science: We will study magnets this week.
Language Arts: We will work on writing our Narratives and
Word Work, and Listen to Reading. We are working on
words ending in –oi, and –oy.
Our Class Wish List:
Small stickers (the size of the ones we put in
Important:
Our class will be doing some very fun activities on
Pumpkin Day, October 30th! If you want to send
some special snack treats for us that day, we welcome
that too. Below are items that the children need to
bring to school no later than Wednesday, October
28th.
1.) Each child is responsible for bringing a
pumpkin to school by the 28th. The pumpkin
can be any size your child wants as long as
they can carry it into the school on their own.
We will be using these pumpkins on Pumpkin
Day to do a variety of fun math activities
(including carving into the pumpkins).
the 28th as well. Thank you parents!
Upcoming Events
Oct. 5
1st Day 2nd 6 Weeks
Oct. 5-9 Early Dismissal, 12:50; Parent/Teacher
Conferences (Report Cards Home)
Oct. 6
College Day – wear your favorite college shirt
Oct. 8
Chick Fil A Day (Loop 288) – Tell them you support
Pecan Creek and they will donate 15% of your
purchase to our school.
Monday: Practice counting handfuls of coins up to
\$1.00. Then draw and find the value of these coin
1.
3 quarters, 1 dime, 4 pennies
2.
2 quarters, 2 dimes, 3 nickels, 1 penny
3.
5 dimes, 5 nickels, 2 pennies
Tuesday: Solve this problem using your
about how to make a UPSCheck box, visit this
site:
http://www.dentonisd.org/Page/66739
Jamie had 15 cats. She got 12 more. How
many does she have now?
Wednesday: Practice and write in your journals
how to count by 2’s, 5’s, and 10’s up to 100.
Sing our counting songs to your parents.
Thursday: Practice your word study words in