Grade 2

January 9-13

Hi Grade Two Families,

It was so wonderful to see the class together again! They were buzzing with excitement to talk about their winter breaks and how they celebrated over the holidays. These conversations about celebrations continued as the students reflected on how they wanted to start the New Year and wrote about everything they wanted to achieve in 2023!

Here are the reminders for the week:

Star of the Week: Geoffrey

Phonics Skill: i_e /ī/ 

Open Parachute Unit (in class): Anger, Self-Soothing, & Asking for Help (cont’d)

Open Parachute Unit (at home): Social Media & Self-Esteem (cont’d)

 Monday

  • Yummy Pizza Hot Lunch (for those who ordered)
    • Please bring your own cutlery!
  • PE today
  • Home Reading folder sent home with phonics skill activities

Tuesday

  • Music and French today

Wednesday

  • PE today
  • Dismissal at 2 pm today

Thursday

  • School Mass @ 9:15 am ~ please join us!
    • Please wear full uniform (including sweater)
  • French today

Friday

  • Black Excellence Day
    • Students can dress out of uniform, wearing black to spark important conversations about anti-racism
  • Word Study Assessment: i_e /ī/
    • Please return Home Reading folders to school
  • PE today
    • No PE strip needed today
  • Library today
    • Please return any library books not yet brought back

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, January 18- School Assembly @ 1:15 (Grade 7 and Kindergarten to lead)
  • Wednesday, January 18- First Communion Parent Meeting- Belonging
    • A letter will be sent home this week with more information!
  • Thursday, January 19- White Spot Hot Lunch (for those who ordered)
  • Friday, January 20- Professional Development Day (No School)
  • Saturday, January 21- First Communion Mass at 5 pm

Please email me at jwu@stpaulschool.ca or write me a note in your child’s agenda if you have any questions or concerns.

Warmly,

Miss Wu