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Miss Hewitt’s 2nd Grade Class- 3rd Trimester 2018-2019

Posted on March 14, 2019

3rd Trimester

ELA

Comprehension

  • Sequence of events
  • Story Structure/ understanding characters
  • Text and graphic features
  • Compare and contrast
  • Main idea and details
  • Conclusions
  • Cause and effect
  • Fact and opinion
  • Author’s purpose
  • Visualize
  • Summarize

Genres

  • Realistic fiction
  • Biography
  • Humorous Fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Narrative nonfiction
  • Informational text
  • Folktale
  • Fairytale

Grammar –

  • The verb “be”
  • Commas in dates and places
  • Commas in a series
  • What is an Adjective?
  • Irregular action verbs
  • Contractions
  • What is an adverb?
  • Possessive nouns
  • Possessive pronouns
  • Adjectives and adverbs

Phonics –

  • Long I (i, igh, ie, y)
  • Long “e”sound for Y
  • Changing Y to I
  • Syllables
  • Compound words
  • SCHWA vowel sounds
  • Base words with ending ed, es,ing, er, est
  • Words with ar
  • Words with r controlled vowels ore, or
  • Words with ir, er, ur, au, aw, al, o, a,oo, ew,ue, ou
  • Rhyme and meaning
  • Homophones
  • Prefixes (mis, re, un, over,pre)
  • Vowel diphthongs ow, ou, oi, oy

Writing –

  • Narrative writing
  • Descriptive writing
  • Informative writing
  • Opinion writing
  • Persuasive letter
  • Summary paragraphs
  • Writing longer sentences, expanding our thoughts and ideas

Vocabulary

  • Root words
  • Homographs
  • Antonyms
  • Parts of speech
  • Figurative language
  • Suffixes ly and ful
  • Using a dictionary
  • Using a glossary
  • Context clues
  • Multiple meaning words
  • Alphabetical order

Math Engage New York
Module 6(continued) –Foundations of multiplication and division 

  • Formation of equal groups
  • Arrays and equal groups
  • Rectangular arrays as a foundation for multiplication and division
  • The meaning of even and odd numbers

Module 5-addition and subtraction within 1,000 with word problems to 100

  • Strategies for adding and subtracting within 1,000
  • Strategies for composing tens and hundreds within 1,000
  • Strategies for decomposing tens and hundreds within 1,000
  • Students explanation for choice of solution methods

Module 7- Problem solving with length, money and data

  • Problem solving with categorical data
  • Problem solving with coins and bills
  • Creating an inch ruler
  • Measuring and estimating length using customary and metric units
  • Problem solving with customary and metric units
  • Displaying measurement data

Module 8- Time, shapes, and fractions as equal parts of shapes

  • Attributes of geometric shapes
  • Composite shapes and fraction concepts
  • Halves, thirds, fourths of circles and rectangles
  • Application of fractions to tell time

Science

  • Heath – keeping ourselves Healthy  
  • Extreme weather
  • Earth Day – protecting our earth
  • Earth science
  • Life cycle

Social Studies

  • Immigrants
  • Women’s history
  • Reading a map
  • Geography
  • Important landmarks in our country

Religion

  • Reconciliation/ Penance
  • Jesus gives us the Eucharist
  • God Gives us laws
  • We follow God’s laws
  • Lent
  • Easter

Prayers- Hail Mary, Our father, Act of Contrition

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