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    WELCOME to 2nd Grade

    Mrs. Hickman  

    Please feel free to drop off any school supplies on August 1, 2019 during our open house from 5:00-7:00.  

     
    Updated:7/29/19
       
    Take home folder  (Red Homework folder in the Binder) will include important daily notes to home, any homework, and/or items that need your immediate attention.  Please check this along with your child's planner.  
     
    DAILY PLANNER- Homework is written in planner everyday and checked by me.  I sticker the planner so that you can be sure it's been seen by me.  Please sign each night to let me know that you've seen your child's work and that it's be completed. 
     
    HOMEWORK is written daily in the planner.  Reading is an every night assignment.  Reading 15 minutes (increasing to 25 by the end of the year.)  WE are working as a TEAM to build our stamina this year.  Reading at home is so valuable and can include but not limited to, reading aloud, reading to a sibling, or being read to by a parent or guardian.  
     
    QUESTIONS:  Please feel free to contact me via email:   Ahickman@augusta.k12.va.us ; through the daily planner or by phone- 540-245-5043 (CLES phone) or through the REMIND app with any questions or concerns.  If you'd be interested in getting added onto the REMIND texting app, please let me know.  
     
    Tuesday Folders:  Please Check your child's Monday Folder for any information, class work, and notes and RETURN Wednesday.   
     
      
     
    Daily Schedule 
     

    8:20-9:55           Math
    10:00-10:45      Specials
    10:50-11:30       Reading/Language Arts
    11:33-11:58       Lunch
    12:00-12:30      Bathroom Break/ Transition/Recess
    12:35-1:05         Power up
    1:10-2:15     Reading/Language Arts (RISE 1:00-2:00)

    2:20-2:50     Unit for Science & Social Studies
    2:50-2:55           Pack up
    2:55     First Bell
    3:00     Second Bell

     

     

    Specials

    We will be working on a 12 day rotation for our special schedule.  If we are off a day before of weather/no school, we'll resume the schedule as it would have been next day.  Please remind your child to bring and wear appropriate shoes on P.E. days.  

     

    Day 1:  Music-Hatcher

    Day 2:  Library- Mrs. Painter
    Day 3:  P.E. - Mr. Spath

    Day 4:  WRE or Music-Hatcher

    Day 5:  Art- Ms. Graham
    Day 6:  P.E. (Spath)
    Day 7:  Music (Hatcher)
    Day 8:  Guidance- Mrs. Spire

    Day 9:  P.E. (Spath)
    Day 10:  Music (Hatcher)
    Day 11:  Art (Graham)
    Day 12:  P.E. 

     

     "Giving Tree" Items:  (Items not required but would be helpful throughout the school year.)
    • Headphones
    • Tissues, large baggies 
    • packs of construction paper
    • Cardstock (White and colored)
    • glue sticks
    • Snacks (please refrain from Peanut items or Peanut butter) to have as an incentive for earning Cardinal Cash.   If you are able, please send in some type of snack to  
    • Cleaning/Bleach wipes/ paper towels
    • Pencils/ Erasers/ Pens
    • Notebooks
    • Plastic pencils holders / Gallon Size bags
    • Spiral Notebooks- For interactive notebooks
    • Dry Erase Markers
    • Individual Flashlights- student can bring own and take home at end of year.