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Second Grade Assignments 2015-2016:

Math Work from 11/5 and 11/12:




Literacy Work from 11/5 and 11/12:
Write a poem about fog and clouds. Be creative!

Change a piece of copy paper and be ready to describe what changed. (Size, Shape, Color)



Talent Development Curriculum Overview
Literacy

William & Mary (Beyond Words) [[http://cfge.wm.edu/curriculum.htm|[[http://cfge.wm.edu/curriculum.htm]]]]
Junior Great Books Series 2, Semester 1 www.greatbooks.org
Primary Analogies Grades 1-2
[[http://www.epsbooks.com/dynamic/catalog/series.asp?seriesonly=2289M|[[http://www.epsbooks.com/dynamic/catalog/series.asp?seriesonly=2289M]]]]
Program Overview [[http://www.epsbooks.com/downloads/samplers/S-analogies.pdf|[[http://www.epsbooks.com/downloads/samplers/S-analogies.pdf]]]]
Novel Studies (completed in classroom based on student's reading level and classroom teacher choice)

Math
Math Superstars
[[http://it.pinellas.k12.fl.us/schools/curlew-es/studentconnect/mathsuperstars/2nd.html|[[http://it.pinellas.k12.fl.us/schools/curlew-es/studentconnect/mathsuperstars/2nd.html]]]]
Math STARS [[http://community.learnnc.org/dpi/math/archives/2005/06/math_stars_news.php|[[http://community.learnnc.org/dpi/math/archives/2005/06/math_stars_news.php]]]]
The Problem Solver Grade 2
[[http://www.wrightgroup.com/download/common/problem_solving.pdf|[[http://www.wrightgroup.com/download/common/problem_solving.pdf]]]]
* Math Olympiad Grades 3-5 www.moems.org (will use in upper grades)
Scott Foresman Investigations Units Grades K-5 [[http://investigations.scottforesman.com/|[[http://investigations.scottforesman.com/]]]]
NCTM Navigators Grades K-5 [[http://my.nctm.org/eBusiness/ProductCatalog/productsview.aspx?id=110|[[http://my.nctm.org/eBusiness/ProductCatalog/productsview.aspx?id=110]]]]
Logic Puzzles [[http://www.marcycookmath.com/|[[http://www.marcycookmath.com/]]]][[http://www.criticalthinking.com/series/013/index_c.html|[[http://www.criticalthinking.com/series/013/index_c.html]]]]
24 Game/First In Math www.firstinmath.comUser ID: play0040nc Password: cake
Spatial Skills Try these spatial skill building games using Tangrams!
[[http://pbskids.org/sagwa/games/tangrams/|[[http://pbskids.org/sagwa/games/tangrams/]]]]
[[http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/area/|[[http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/area/]]]]
[[http://www.kidscom.com/games/tangram/tangram.html|[[http://www.kidscom.com/games/tangram/tangram.html]]]]
William & Mary Beyond Words Gr. 2
BOOKS AUTHOR
It Looked Like Spilt Milk Charles G. Shaw
Head in the Clouds Mary Batson
Many Luscious Lollipops Ruth Heller
Baloney (Henry P.) Jon Scieszka & Lane Smith
Frindle Andrew Clements
Owl Moon Jane Yolen
Amelia Bedelia Peggy Parrish
Cricket Never Dies Cohn Livingston
Anno’s Journey Mitsumasa Anno
The Mysteries of Harris Burdick Chris Van Allsburg
Doodle Dandies J. Patrick Lewis
POEMS AUTHOR
“Fog” Carl Sandburg
“Cobbler, Cobbler” (trad.)
“The Moon Has a Face” Robert Louis
Stevenson
“The Moon’s the North Wind’s Cooky” Vachel Lindsay
“The Moon Was but a Chin of Gold…” Emily Dickinson
“Dream Maker” Jane Yolen
“Grandmother Moon” Jane Yolen
“Daisies” Christina Rossetti
“Foolish Questions” William Cole
“Nature is a Music Maker” Lillian M. Fisher
“The Train of the Stars” Abdul-Raheem Saleh-
Raheem
“The Beginning of the Road” Adonis
“April Rain Song” Langston Hughes
Junior Great Books Series 2 Semester 1
Junior Great Books is proven to help students develop the essential skills of reading carefully, thinking critically, listening intently, and speaking and writing persuasively.
THE HAPPY LION by Louise Fatio
THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN by Beatrix Potter
HOW THE CAMEL GOT HIS HUMP by Rudyard Kipling
KANGA AND BABY ROO COME TO THE FOREST, AND PIGLET HAS A (from WINNIE-THE-POOH) A. A. Milne
ARAP SANG AND THE CRANES African folktale as told by Humphrey Harman
BLUE MOOSE by Daniel Manus Pinkwater
ANANCY AND DOG AND PUSS AND FRIENDSHIP West Indian folktale as told by James Berry
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK English folktale as told by Joseph Jacobs
THE MAGIC LISTENING CAP Japanese folktale as told by Yoshiko Uchida
THE JACKAL AND THE PARTRIDGE Punjabi folktale as told by Flora Annie Steel
NAIL SOUP Swedish folktale as told by Linda Rahm
THE APPLE OF CONTENTMENT Howard Pyle
Contact Information:
Amy Shetler
Talent Development Specialist
Blythe Elementary
380 343 5770
amyg.shetler@cms.k12.nc.us