I feel so lucky to have your child in my class.
This will be a great year of learning and fun!
Take our class quokka home for a weekend!Use the link below to order books from Scholastic.Below are a few important dates for the upcoming weeks.September9/3- First Day of School (my birthday)9/5- Back-to-School Night 6pm9/20- Late Start9/24- First night of math homework9/26- School Spirit Assembly (wear green)9/30- No School (Rosh Hashanah)October10/1- No School (Rosh Hashanah)10/7- Hillside School Photos10/9- No School (Yom Kippur)10/14- No School (Columbus Day)10/23- Unity Day Assembly (wear orange)10/25- Late Start 9:3010/30-11/2- Hillside New Book FairNovember11/5- Parent/Teacher Conferences 1/2 day for students11/11- No School (Veteran's Day)11/12- Parent/Teacher Conferences 1/2 day for students11/20- Hillside Photo Retakes11/21- Assembly (wear red)11/22- Late Start and HEF Movie Night11/27- Early Dismissal Drill (school reopens 12/2)All classrooms are nut-free. Please pack a separate nut-free snack for your child each day.All food brought in for second grade celebrations, must be prepared or store-bought food with clear ingredient labels.Thank you for your cooperation!Please check your child's green folder daily for assignments and important notes. You can look at the Homework Routine Tips for some helpful ideas for starting a homework routine with your second grader.**If math homework takes longer than 20 minutes, just make a note on the homework that you worked on it for 20 minutes and send it back with what was completed.