Lead Teacher :: Lisa Duncan :: firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant: Matt Soto :: email@example.com
Welcome to Senior Elementary 2
Please reference the following information to keep up with what is going on in SE2!
Homework Club: Mondays and Tuesdays from 3:30pm-4:30pm. It will be held in SE2. Homework Club is for students that need help with homework or just a quiet place to get homework done. Please check with Ms. Duncan if you wish for your child to attend. There is NO CHARGE for attending, however students MUST BE picked up at the classroom by 4:30pm. Students still on campus after that time will be sent to aftercare. There is a drop-in charge for aftercare if you are not already enrolled.
Quarter 2 Curriculum:
Math – Common Core Progress Math Book & TenMarks, following State Standards
Reading – SCOPE and STORYWORKS Magazines – Exploring Text Structures, Identifying Themes, Summarizing. We will also be analyzing poetry and identifying grammatical mistakes.
Writing – Constructing Persuasive Essays using the 4-step writing process: Organize, Draft, Revise, Final. Students will also be participating in debates.
History – Ancient Japan & Ancient Maya, Inca & Aztec Civilizations: Geography, Culture, Government, & Religion/Spirituality
Geography – Rivers of Water & Ice; Lakes, Wetlands & Aquifers; The Earth’s Layers; Plate Tectonics; Volcanoes & Earthquakes.
Science – Conducting Experiments; Analyzing Data; Components of a System; Changes in Environment; Science & Technology
Google Classroom: Students have been given their own mdpsc.org email to use with Google Classroom. Students will learn to complete certain assignments online.
Check out BLOOMZ for homework schedules and upcoming events for the classroom.
Any questions or comments can be directed to Ms. Duncan via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: (602)943-7672
October 20th – Character Parade and Presentations. Begins at 9am
October 26-27 – Parent-Teacher Conferences. Early Release 11:30am
November 4th – International Day. 11am-1pm
November 10th – Veteran’s Day – SCHOOL CLOSED
November 15th – Early Release 11:30am
November 22nd – Dessert Potluck 1pm SE2
November 23-24th – Thanksgiving Holiday – SCHOOL CLOSED
December 6th – Early Release 11:30am
December 22nd – Winter Program: Schedule TBA
December 23rd – January 8th: Winter Break
Helping Hands/Classroom Need
Thank you to all of the parents who have helped out!
Scholastic Book Orders: Parent code L9CL3