Route 40

Elementary School

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Working with Bees
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Working in the Garden
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Pre-K Blue Day
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Third Grade at Hickory
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Second Grade Newsletter


2nd Grade Newsletter – End of Year


Reading: We will be looking at different versions of the Cinderella story. We will not have a reading test with this unit.

Identify likenesses and differences between characters, settings, and events in two or more versions of the same story.



  • Opinion Writing
  • Irregular Past Tense Verbs


Spelling Pattern

  • There will be no spelling this week.



  • Practice math fact sheets each night. These are in your child’s take home folder.
  • This will be the last week to test on mad minutes.



  • Thursday is Field Day. Please make sure your child is wearing tennis shoes and comfortable clothing.
  • We have 3 small fish from our aquaponics unit that need a home. If you are interested in having the fish, please send me a note to let me know you have granted permission.



  • 2 and 3 dimensional shapes (vertices, angles, sides)



  • Matter- Observable properties



Calendar of Events




7- Field Day

8- Campfire (6:30-11:00)

11-13- Three hour early dismissals

13- Last day of school!




27- First Day of 3rd grade!


This year has been a great one. We just completed the end of year assessments. I am pleased to see the growth each student has made this year. They worked hard, and it will be difficult to see them leave my room. I will miss them all. Have a wonderful summer. Very soon you will have a 3rd grader.