Whole Group Instruction – Weekly story from 2nd Grade Basal with spelling words, comprehension, and writing connected to that particular selection.
Small Group Instruction – Students will be divided into leveled reading groups.
Interactive Reading Notebook / Book of the Month and Guest Readers
Students will be given 15 weekly spelling words.
A list will be sent home at the beginning of the week and a test will be given on Friday.
There are three main types of writing we will focus on in second grade:
Each week one or two new grammar skills will be introduced through our Daily Oral Language (DOL) sentences. On Thursday evening students will take home the practice sentences from the week.
Review those sentences along with the weekly spelling words.
Students will be tested over the DOL skills of the week on Friday.