Grade 2

  • Blog
  • Class Info
  • Contact

Week of Apr. 19-23

Hello Grade Two Families! Last week, we wrapped up our Science unit on Matter. The students showed great interest in all the experiments we did in the classroom, such as watching raisins dance in [...]

Week of Apr. 12-16

Hello Grade Two Families! Happy Feast of the Divine Mercy! This feast day is all about God’s love and mercy for us. It is a beautiful reminder that God’s love and mercy is bigger than any [...]

Week of Apr. 5-9

Dear Grade Two Families, Alleluia! Jesus is Risen! Happy Easter to you and your families! What a joyful time for us to remember all the love God has for us, and to spread the Good News to all we [...]

Week of Mar. 29 – Apr. 2

Dear Grade Two Families, Welcome back! I hope you had a wonderful Spring Break in the beautiful weather that we had for the past two weeks! We enter into Holy Week starting today, Palm Sunday. All [...]

Week of Mar. 8-12

Dear Grade Two Families, The class has been making wonderful connections to all the different concepts we are learning in class. They made a beautiful connection between the three states of matter [...]

Week of Mar. 1-5

Hi Grade 2 Families, This past week, we celebrated the 100th day of school as well as wore Pink Shirts in support of anti-bullying. To fully understand the impact of bullying, we read a book called [...]

Week of Feb. 22-26

Hi Grade 2 Families, This past week, we began our Lenten journey. On Ash Wednesday, the children were able to watch Mass together as well as receive ashes and a blessing from Father Smith. We also [...]

Week of Feb. 15-19

Hi Grade 2 Families, What a wonderful week we’ve had! Although it was a short one, it was nice getting reacquainted with your children and being welcomed back into their caring classroom community! [...]

Examination of Conscience

Hi Grade Two Families, We talked about our conscience being a gift from God to help us decide wrong from right. Before we enter into the Sacrament of Confession, it is helpful to examine our conscience to know where we have sinned and what we can do better. The children were sent home with a […]

Act of Contrition

This is the Act of Contrition the children will be saying before their First Confession. It is a prayer to tell God that we are sorry. Please practice it with your child as they will have to recite it by memory before their First Reconciliation.

Advent in Grade 2

Hi Grade 2 Families! Here are some of the things we will be doing throughout Advent to help us prepare for the coming of Jesus: ADVENT CALENDAR:  The class came up with one way that they could prepare their hearts for Jesus. They came up with ways to help others through kind actions, or help […]

Scholastic Orders

Hi Grade Two Families! Your child went home with their first Scholastic book order last week. Scholastic book orders have a great selection of books for your children (and the whole family) to read. A portion of the purchases go back into the classroom. A lot of the favourite books, games and toys your children […]

Spelling

Hi Grade 2 Families, Our Spelling program has begun! Please read below to find out all about the program. TUESDAY: We do a “Check-In (pre-test)” to see what words they know and what they don’t know. These words are commonly used sight words. The words that they have difficulty spelling with will be on the […]

Friday Letters

Hi Grade Two Families, Last Friday, your children wrote their first Friday Letters! On Fridays your child will be writing a letter to you to tell you what they have learned and done in school.  Please read their letter (they can read it to you, if you’d like) and write back to your child on […]

Home Reading

The Grade 2 Class is starting their Home Reading!  The goal of home reading is for enjoyment, confidence and fluency in reading. In order to do this, the children will need to read every day.  We will use RAZ Kids for our home reading program. On Tuesday, Sept. 22, students will take home their log-in […]

Outside Every Day

Students will be going outside every day for recess and lunch. Please dress appropriately for the weather. Make sure all the outside gear is properly and clearly labelled. Students will be able to store their boots, jackets and outside gear inside their lockers during the school day. They will be sent home at the end […]

Grade 2 Specialist Schedule

  **Please make sure your child wears their PE strip underneath their uniform and that their gym shoes are at school when they have PE. Please note that we have PE on Wednesday at 9:00 am. On Wednesdays, come in your PE strip to school. Please make sure that your child’s complete uniform is brought […]