Degrees and Certifications:
My name is Ms. Wells and I will be your homeroom teacher this year! I teach 2nd Grade Math 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 6th 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!
Lunch on 12/17 will be chicken nuggets, chicken pastry, or turkey and cheese sandwich. Corn and baked potato, and pinapple tidbits will also be served. Lunch on 12/18 will be tornados, chicken fajita, or cheese bread sticks. Black beans, broccoli and cheese, and apples will also be served.
Our Kindergarten classes will have their Thanksgiving Program in the gym at 1:00 on Friday, November 16th. We hope to see many parents in attendance. Our students and their teachers work very hard preparing for this event. This is always a cute performance. :)
The week of Oct. 21st is Red Ribbon Week, which is a special week celebrated each year during the last full week of October. The purpose of Red Ribbon Week is to bring awareness to the dangers of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs, and to encourage good decisions and healthy lifestyles. Help show your support for awareness to the dangers of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs: Tuesday, October 23: Wear Red Thursday, October 25: Put a Cap on Drugs (Wear caps/hats)
Daily Schedule for 2nd Grade
2018 - 2019
8:00- 8:30 Homeroom
8:30- 9:50 Block 1
9:50- 11:10 Block 2
11:15- 11:50 Lunch
12:00- 12:30 Recess
12:40- 1:20 Specials
1:25- 1:55 Fundations
1:55- 3:10 Block 3 (Snack time in Block 3)
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
2018-2019 Second Grade Supply List
- 3 composition notebooks (Hard cover, wide ruled)
- 1 spiral notebook (wide ruled)
- 5 vinyl horizontal pocket folders
- 2 packs of wide ruled paper
- 24 pack of crayons
- Pencil pouch with zipper
- 3 boxes of tissues
- 4 large glue sticks
- 1 pair of scissors
- Pencil top/cap erasers
- Wooden Pencils (no mechanical/lead pencils or foil pencils)
- 2 dry erase markers
- Headphones or earbuds
- Bookbag (no rolling bookbags)
- Ziploc bags (various sizes)
- Hand Sanitizer
- Black dry erase markers
- Paper Towels
- Individually wrapped candy for treat boxes
- Headphones or earbuds
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:
-Boxes of Band-aids (various sizes)
-Mini water Bottles
-Individual Juice boxes
-Individual snacks (No peanuts)
-Individually wrapped candy (No peanuts)
-Pencil top erasers
-Expo Markers (Black)
-Hand Sanitizer (Plain Scent)
-Non-Scented Hand-soap in bottles
-Pre-sharpened wooden pencils
-Outdoor play equipment
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE FOLLOWING STUDENTS IN MY HOMEROOM!!!
-Oct. 1st- PROGRESS REPORTS
-Oct. 5th Teacher workday NO SCHOOL
-Oct 9th FALL PICTURE DAY
-Oct 19th- END OF QUARTER 1
-Oct 26th Teacher workday NO SCHOOL
-Oct 29th Report Cards
-Nov. 1st Teacher workday NO SCHOOL
-Nov. 12th HOLIDAY NO SCHOOL
-Nov. 19th-23rd THANKSGIVING BREAK NO SCHOOL
WHAT ARE WE LEARNING IN CLASS?
Program- Investigations Grade 2.
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.
-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
FRIDAY FOLDER= Students will get folders on Fridays that include work. Please clean these folders out over the weekend and send back the empty folder back on Monday.
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.