Degrees and Certifications:
My name is Ms. Wells and I will be your homeroom teacher this year! I teach 2nd Grade Math and Science here at Meadow. We are going to have a wonderful year together!
A little about me!
- I was born in NC.
- I live in Raleigh.
- I graduated from UNC Charlotte.
- This will be my 7th year teaching at Meadow.
- My birthday is February 23rd.
- I like to travel to different places!
I cannot wait to meet my new group of second graders!
SCHOLASTIC BOOK ORDERS!
SCHOLASTIC=If you would like to order any books from this months Scholastic flyer please click on the box below to go directly to our class ordering page.Ordering through here will earn more points for our classroom. You can also order by filling out the order form on the back of the flyer that was sent home and I will order the books for you! Please send in a check written to scholastic or exact change.
I PLACE AN ORDER EVERY FRIDAY!!!
The link to my website to order directly is below!
Johnston County Public Schools will begin using Here Comes the Bus in the 2019-2020 school year! Here Comes the Bus is a school bus tracking app that gives parents real-time bus location information and alerts to get students to the bus stop on time. The app is expected to roll out by the first day of school, August 26...
The Johnston County Education Foundation has changed its grant process from a three cycle a year process, to a once a year process. The grant deadline will now be November 15th each year and Grant Patrol will be held on the first Wednesday of December.
Daily Schedule for 2nd Grade
9:20-11:10 Block 1
1:25-3:10 Block 2
Snack ( Block 2)
3:15-3:25 Pack up/Dismiss
** Any student that leaves before 12:15 they will be counted absent for that day.**
** If you pick up your child during recess, lunch or announcements please allow for extra time for them to travel back to their classroom to gather all of their belongings.
** Please make sure your child has a snack everyday
2019-2020 Second Grade Supply List
- 4 composition notebooks (Hard cover, wide ruled)
- 4 vinyl horizontal pocket folders WITH THREE PRONGS INSIDE
- 24 pack of crayons
- Pencil pouch with zipper (No plastic or metal boxes)
- 1 roll of paper towels
- 6-8 glue sticks
- 1 pair of scissors
- 1 pack of Pencil top/cap erasers
- 1 box of Wooden Pencils (no mechanical/lead pencils or foil pencils)
- 2 black dry erase markers
- Headphones or earbuds
- Bookbag (no rolling bookbags)
BOYS ONLY- Hand Sanitizer (medium or large)
GIRLS ONLY-Band-aids of alls sizes
MY WISH LIST FOR THE CLASSROOM!
Here are some things we are always in need of and enjoy receiving! Thank you in advance for keeping our classroom in mind! We really appreciate it! We are always in need of these items:
Here is a link to my Amazon classroom wishlist. This will be updated through the year. Items can be purchased outside of Amazon.
Click the link below or copy paste it into your internet browser to visit my Amazon wishlist:
Other items not on the wishlist:
-Mini water Bottles
-Individual Juice boxes
-Individual snacks (No peanuts)
-Individually wrapped candy (No peanuts)
-Pencil top erasers
-Non-Scented Hand-soap in bottles
-New or gently used board games
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE FOLLOWING STUDENTS IN MY HOMEROOM!!!
-Aug. 20th Elementary Orientation
-Aug. 26th First Day of School
WHAT ARE WE LEARNING IN CLASS?
Program- Investigations Grade 2.
Addition/Subtraction- We spend a majority of the year learning about addition and subtraction from within 20, 100 and eventually 1000. Students should be able to add and subtract using mental strategies.
Money- Reconize coins and bills and their values.
Shapes- How many faces and sides each shape has. How to recognize and draw them.
Telling time is important this year too! Students should be able to tell time to the nearest five minutes, use A.M. and P.M. and be able to tell time on an type of clock.
Fractions- How to split shapes into halves, thirds and forths.
Graphs- Being able to create and answer questions about picture graphs and bar graphs.
Measurement- Learning how to use a ruler and know the difference between centimeters and inches.
-Be on time.
-Complete your work.
-Raise your hand.
-Be part of the community.
Classroom Behvior charts are in all 2nd Grade classrooms.
AGENDAS=Please make sure you check and sign your child's agenda every night for homework and notes. This is the best way to communicate your needs throughout the year other than emails.
READING MINUTES= Please write those on the calendar pages towards the front of the agenda. They should be reading 20 minutes everynight
SIGN AND RETURNS= Students will get a sign and return papers with grades on them on Tuesdays. Please send those back to school signed. They are very important.