Monday, September 29, 2014

Sweet Expanded Form

In math, we learned about place value and expanded form. Once everyone learned the concepts, we then used sweet ways to expand our knowledge:

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

All About Me

Students are finishing up their very first piece of writing in second grade. They wrote a piece titled "All About Me". They learned strategies on how to become better writers and how to create a piece from start-to-finish. 
This is me having a writing conference with a student. This is when they learn the most! 

Mrs. Clement working with a student on his writing. one-on-one conferencing is so beneficial! 

The students working on their writing piece. 

Now for the finished products: 

Safety First!

Safety First! Some students chose to make safety posters and included stuff they learned from this Health Unit. The posters are so informative and colorful! 

Friday, September 19, 2014

First Aid Kits

In Health the students learned all about safety and rules on how to stay safe. One option that students could choose to do is make a first aid kit for their homes in case someone ever needs a bandaid, gauze, sanitizer wipes, etc. Below are their projects. They turned out great!! 

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Math Time: XtraMath and Aleks

After learning about place value, it was time to have small groups to help students further understand the concept or to enrich it. Today as I worked with a small group, I had the other students working on XtraMath and Aleks. These are both sites that are individualized to each student. :)