SECOND GRADE NEWS

Dear Parents,
Friday, February 28th is filled with activities. Kids are asked to come dressed in their pajamas to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday, and it is Jump Rope for Heart to recognize “Healthy Heart Month”. Detailed information has already been sent home. Please make sure your children wear or bring tennis shoes to go with their pajamas to be prepared for this event.

334-887-1980 Ms. Houlton ahhoulton@auburnschools.org

Richland Elementary
February 21 , 2013

This Week’s Highlights
Reading: Story of the Week “How the Beetle Got Her Colors” Skill of the Week: Theme Strategy of the Week: Visualize Language Arts: Writing Trait: Ideas Grammar: Irregular Verbs-come, run, hide, give, sing, sit

Please see below note from our principal, Mr. Lowe. A note from our principal: Auburn City Schools is seeking the input of all citizens concerning the need for Math: additional schools. All constituents are asked to attend one Chapter 8: Length in Customary Units of the two community forums to react to the growth plans that respond to the significant increase in school enrollment. Social Science: On Monday, February 24 the forum will be held at 6:00 p.m. Maps and Globes Assessment/ Plants at Pick Elementary School on North College Street. On Tuesday, February 25 the forum will be held at 6 p.m. at Ogletree Elementary School on Ogletree Road. Attending one of these meetings insures that your voice is Week of February 24-28th: Book Fair heard in the critical decisions affecting our children and the future of Auburn City Schools. th

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 25 : Maps and Globes assessment; Family Math Literacy Night at As always, if you have questions or concerns, please 5:30pm; Book Fair will also be open during this do not hesitate to call or write. We are here for you! Thanks, time.
Allyson Houlton

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Thursday, February 27th: Dress up as career of your choice Friday, February 28th: Subtraction fact fluency (-4); Spelling Test; Reading Comprehension and Skill Test; Grammar Skill; Friday, February 28th: Last day for Box Tops; Wear your pajamas to school to celebrate Read Across America in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday!!!; Jump Rope for Heart-our class time is 10-11:30. Kona Ice will be offered for $2.

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