Thursday, September 20, 2018

9/24-9/28

Our school Literature Fair is on Tuesday, September 25

Grandparent's Day will be on Friday, September 28! There will be light snacks served to Grandparents from 8:00-9:15, and the performance will begin at 9:30. Students will be dismissed immediately after the program.

The school fundraiser for NLCA clothing is due on Thursday, September 27.  This is the only school apparel sale we will have this year other than for Homecoming. 

Parent Teacher Conferences are Monday, October 1, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. There is a sign-up sheet outside my door.  Please message me if you would like for me to put you in a time slot. 


Cora is the Student of the Week!

Tests this week:
Wednesday-Spelling List 5 (shortened list) 
                      and Math (no studying at home)
Thursday-Phonics (no studying at home)

Have a great weekend!

Monday, September 17, 2018

Flood Relief!

We are collecting items for the flood victims in North Carolina.  Suggested items are: 
Non-Perishable Foods, Gloves/Masks, Rubber Boots, Diapers, and Baby Wipes.  Items must be turned in on Tuesday morning, September 18.  
Our class is also collecting blankets to send as a class project.  Please help if you can. 

Friday, September 14, 2018

9/17-9/21

Our school Literature Fair is on Tuesday, September 25. It is not required for Second Graders to do the Literature Fair, but it is great practice.  We will be doing a class project, but your child is welcome to do a project on their own. Let me know, and I will send the information home for you.  



Grandparent's Day will be on Friday (in the morning), September 28! Students will be dismissed immediately after the program.  More details will be announced later. 



Read, read, read!  Practice makes perfect! Please make sure your kiddos are reading and marking the Reading log. 

Check this website out! https://www.advanc-ed.org/ I am so proud of our school!  We are now an accredited school!

Ellie is the Student of the Week!



Tests this week:

Wednesday-Spelling List 34

Thursday-Math (no studying at home)

Friday-Bible (1 Cor. 13:4-8) and Phonics (no studying at home)



Have a great weekend!


Thursday, September 6, 2018

9/10-9/14

  Chapel is a bit different this year.  Chapel is still on Wednesday, but Secondary will do chapel from 8:00-8:45 and Elementary from 1:45-2:15.  On the last Wednesday of the month, everyone will have chapel together from 8:00-8:45.
 
We are having a short ceremony on Tuesday, September 11, to honor our country and the many families that lost loved ones.  You are welcome to attend if you would like.  We will meet around 8:30, and it will start shortly after. 
 
Our school Literature Fair is on Tuesday, September 25. It is not required for Second Graders to do the Literature Fair, but it is great practice.  We will be doing a class project, but if your child is welcome to do a project on their own. Let me know, and I will send the information home for you.  

Grandparent's Day will be on Friday, September 28! More details will come later!

Read, read, read!  Practice makes perfect! Please make sure your kiddos are reading and marking the Reading log. 

Jennifer is the Student of the Week!

Tests this week:
Wednesday-Spelling List 3
Thursday-Math (no studying at home)
Friday-Bible (1 Cor. 13:6-7) and Phonics (no studying at home)

Have a great weekend!

Bring a signed note that you read the blog by Tuesday, September 11, and your child will receive 2 tickets toward the treasure box!

Thursday, August 30, 2018

9/3-9/7

No School Monday, September 3!  Enjoy!

Please join us for a PTF (Parent and Teacher Fellowship) meeting right after school on Tuesday, September 4. This is a great opportunity for parents and teachers to combine ideas for fundraising and ideas for a great school year! We would love for you to join us!

Our school Literature Fair is on Tuesday, September 25. It is not required for Second Graders to do the Literature Fair, but it is great practice.  We will be doing a class project, but if your child is welcome to do a project on their own. Let me know, and I will send the information home for you.  

Grandparent's Day will be on Friday, September 28! More details will come later!

Read, read, read!  Practice makes perfect! Please make sure your kiddos are reading and marking the Reading log. 

Aaron is the Student of the Week!

Tests this week:
Wednesday-Shortened Spelling List 2 
Thursday-Phonics and Math (No studying at home)
Friday-Bible (1 Cor. 13:5)

Have a great weekend!

Friday, August 24, 2018

8/27-/831

We have had a great first week!  
Thank you for being patient as we get in a good routine.  

Things to remember this week:
Wednesday-Spelling test List 1 and 
Chapel (Parents are welcome to attend 8:00)
Thursday-Picture Day (Individual and Class)
Friday-"All About Me" Posters are due and 
Bible test (1 Cor. 13:4)


Have a great weekend!


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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Welcome!

Welcome to Second Grade!  
I can't wait to start the school year with you!  
Below is a supply list for our class!  
Our Open House will be Thursday, August 16, from
 5:00-7:00 p.m. The first day of school for students is
 Monday, August 20!  See you then!




  •  2 boxes of tissues
  •  12 inch ruler with inches and centimeters
  •  Scissors
  •  Plastic Pencil Box
  • Fine Tip Twistable Colored Pencils or Twistable Crayons (small package that will fit in the pencil box)
  •  1 box of yellow Number 2 pencils
  •  3 glue sticks
  •  1 inch 3 ring binder with pockets (not the binders with zippers, please.)
  •  1 container Lysol or Clorox Wipes
  •  1 pack of pencil top erasers
  •  1 pack of wide rule notebook paper
  •  1 folder with 2 pockets to keep in your desk for important papers
  •  1 container of Screen Wipes for cleaning iPad
  •  Headphones or Ear buds for iPad



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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

5/14-5/16

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 is the last day of school for students!

Have a wonderful weekend!

Thank you again for a wonderful school year!  
This class brings joy to my heart!  


Friday, May 4, 2018

5/7-5/11

We are winding down, but this last full week is still very important.  We will be taking Achievement Tests on Monday, May 7- Wednesday, May 9, first thing in the morning.  Please make sure your child gets plenty of rest, eats breakfast, and arrives at school on time.  Some parents are donating snacks for our class during the testing hours.  

We are making homemade pizzas Friday, May 11.  We will be having a pizza party for lunch that day.  If you would like to donate to the cost of the ingredients, you may send that money in Monday or Tuesday!  

Awards Day for First through Eleventh grades will be on Friday, May 11, at 1:00 p.m.  You are welcome to attend, but you do not have to. I will gladly sit with any of my students if their parents cannot attend! 

Thank you all for a wonderful school year!  Please encourage your children to do their best next week on the Achievement Tests.  I have plenty of pencils and erasers for everyone. The tests are long and difficult at times, but I am sure they will do great!  Thank you for your cooperation!  Have a great weekend!

Friday, April 27, 2018

4/30-5/4

Thank you so much for coming out to Pastries for Parents!  I am so proud of my class!  They are amazing!

Our field trip to the Safari Zoo is Thursday, May 3! We are excited! I will be sending a note and directions home on Monday!

We are having "Flashback Day" on Friday, May 4! Students may dress up for this day!  

Achievement Tests are Monday, May 7 - Wednesday, May 9.

Awards Day for First Grade through Eleventh Grade is Friday, May 11, at 1:00 p.m.

Last Day for students is Wednesday, May 16!

Tests this Week:
Tuesday-Math and Phonics
Wednesday-Spelling (Last one! Woohoo!)
Friday- Bible (Psalm 24:1-6) Please Study!

Have a great weekend!

Friday, April 20, 2018

4/23-4/27

Second grade will be having Pastries for Parents Friday, April 27, at 8:15 a.m.  Each student may invite one gentleman and one lady to celebrate with.  We will prepare breakfast for you and do a small presentation that lasts about 45 minutes.  All students will stay at school after the presentation. We look forward to seeing you!

Our field trip to the Safari Zoo is Thursday, May 3! We are excited!

Achievement Tests are Monday, May 7 - Wednesday, May 9.  

Awards Day for First Grade through Eleventh Grade is Friday, May 11, at 1:00 p.m.

Last Day for students is Wednesday, May 16!

Tests this Week:
Wednesday-Spelling
Thursday-Phonics
Friday- Bible (Psalm 24:3-4) Please Study!

Have a great weekend!


Friday, April 13, 2018

4/16-4/20

We had a great time at the Recycling Center!  

Parent Teacher conferences for this nine weeks will be on Monday, April 16, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. If you haven't signed up and want to, message me for a time.

Second grade will be having Pastries for Parents Friday, April 27 at 8:15 a.m.  Each student may invite one gentleman and one lady to celebrate with.  We will prepare breakfast for you and do a small presentation that lasts about 45 minutes.  All students will stay at school after the presentation. Invitations were sent home, if you haven't returned them, please do.

Progress Reports were sent home.  Please sign and return them by Monday. 

Test Dates:
Wednesday: Spelling (List 30)
Thursday: Math 
Friday: Phonics and Bible (Psalm 24:1-2)

Have a great weekend!


Thursday, March 29, 2018

4/9-4/13

There is no school on Good Friday, March 30 - Friday, April 6.

A very special thank you to Lisa Conley, Marnie Moose, and Nancy Bischoff for a wonderful Easter Party!

Parent Teacher conferences for this nine weeks will be on Monday, April 16, from 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Second grade will be having Pastries for Parents Friday, April 27 at 8:15 a.m.  Each student may invite one gentleman and one lady to celebrate with.  We will prepare breakfast for you and do a small presentation that lasts about 45 minutes.  All students will stay at school after the presentation. I will send more information home after break, but I wanted to give you the date so that you can mark your calendar. 

Spring pictures were sent home. If you don't want to purchase, you must send the packet back. If you do want to purchase, you pick the ones you want and send the payment in with the pictures you do not want. Please return those as soon as soon as Spring Break is over. 

Have a wonderful break.  Happy Easter!

Friday, March 23, 2018

3/26-3/30

There is no school on Good Friday, March 30 - Friday, April 6.

We will have our Easter Party on Thursday, March 29.

All money for the Zoo field trip is due on Wednesday, March 28.

Tests this week:
Wednesday-Spelling (Shortened List 22)
Thursday-Bible (Luke 24:1-3)

Have a great weekend!

Thursday, March 15, 2018

3/19-3/23

All students need a King James Version Bible as soon as possible.

We need volunteers on Wednesday, March 21. Lunch and snacks will be provided. If you can help, please call the main office soon.

Sixth Grade is selling walking tacos and snacks during lunch on Wednesday, March 21.  The walking tacos will be $3.00.  They are raising money for their class field trip.

Snow Packets are due on Friday, March 23.

Students will be released at noon on Friday, March 23.  

We will have an Easter Party on Thursday, March 29.

There is no school on Good Friday, March 30 - Friday, April 6. 

Tests this week:
Tuesday - Math
Wednesday - Spelling 
Thursday - Phonics

Everyone is getting tired and is ready for Spring. We only have a few more days until Spring Break. Second grade is working hard on being respectful, kind, and loving. Please encourage the kiddos to always do their best!  

Have a good weekend!

Friday, March 9, 2018

3/12-3/16




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Spring Pictures are this Tuesday, March 13.

We will be having our Easter party on Thursday, March 29.  Let me know if you would like to help!

I would like for all students to bring a King James Version Bible by Tuesday, March 13, to leave at school.  Our goal for our final nine weeks is to learn all the books of the Bible and be able to look up scripture by book, chapter, and verse. I have a few extra Bibles that I will bring to school. It is a requirement for Third grade to have one to keep at school, so they will be able to use it from here on out anyway. Please make sure it has both the old and new testament and that it is small enough to keep in their desks.

We are working in class with this week's spelling words.  We will not have a test on Wednesday, March 14. 

New Bible verses will come home on Monday, March 12.

Students will be dismissed at noon on Friday, March 23.

There is no school on Good Friday, March 30.

Tests this week:
Math: Thursday
Friday: Bible

Have a great weekend!





Friday, March 2, 2018

3/5-3/9

We will be visiting the Post Office Thursday, March 8.

Tests this week:
Wednesday-Spelling, List 28

Don't forget that Friday, March 23, students will be dismissed at noon!

Have a great weekend!

Friday, February 23, 2018

2/26-3/2

Thank you very much for your support this week!  

Please don't forget about the new pick up procedure.  Please don't line up in the parking lot until 2:45.  The public bus and the vans need to be able to make the loop and get out of the school lot.  Thanks again!

SNOW PACKETS ARE DUE THIS WEDNESDAY, FEB. 28.  PLEASE BE WORKING ON THEM EVERY DAY.  

Tests this week:
Tuesday: Math
Wednesday: Spelling, List 26 and Snow Packets Due
Friday: Bible (I John 4:7-11)

Have a great weekend!

Friday, February 16, 2018

2/19-2/23

I just realized my blog did not post correctly last week.  I'm sorry about that!  Let me know if that happens again.

Thank you so much for all of the beautiful valentines!  I am so blessed to have such thoughtful students!  I love each one of you!

NLCA Book Fair is Monday, Feb. 19-Friday, Feb. 23!

Parent Teacher conferences are Monday, February 19, from 5-7:00 p.m.  If you have not signed up, let me know what time you would like!

Snow packets were sent home on Friday, February 16.  They are due back on Wednesday, February 28.

Tests this week:
Tuesday: Math
Wednesday: Spelling, List 24
Thursday: Phonics
Friday: Bible, I John 4:10-11

Have a great weekend!



Friday, February 2, 2018

2/5-2/9

We need your help!  There are two surveys on the home page of our website that we would love for parents to fill out!  We want our school to be the best that it can be!  Thanks so much for you help!

We will have Parent Teacher Conferences on Monday, February 19, from 5:00-7:00 p.m.  I would love to meet with each of you!  Please message me on Class Dojo or send a note in with your child for the best time for you.  I will do my best to get you the best time for your schedule.  If this day or these times do not work for you, let me know!  I am flexible!

The kiddos would like to go to Dairy Queen for our Valentine's Day party!  We will do our valentine exchange at school and then head to Dairy Queen in the afternoon for ice cream on February 14.  Everyone is welcome! 

Have a great weekend!

Tests this week:
Tuesday- Math 
Wednesday-Spelling (old and ear words)
Thursday-Phonics
Friday-Bible (1 John 4:7-8)
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Friday, January 26, 2018

1/29-2/2

We had a great time this week with homecoming!  Thank you so much for helping your child participate!

Test this week:
Wednesday-Spelling

Don't forget, we are still collecting boxtops!

Have a great weekend!

9/24-9/28

Our school Literature Fair is on Tuesday, September 25 .  Grandparent's Day will be on Friday, September 28 ! There will be ...