Degrees and Certifications:
My name is Ms. Wells and I will be your homeroom teacher this year! I teach 2nd Grade 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 10th 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!
Daily Schedule for 2nd Grade
Reading Block Continued
Social Studies / Science
** Any student that leaves before 12:15 will be counted absent for that day.**
** If you pick up your child during recess, lunch or specials 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
2022-2023 Second Grade Supply List
- 1 composition notebook (Hard cover, wide ruled,no spirals)
- 24-pack of crayons
- 1 box of Wooden Pencils - (no mechanical/lead pencils or foil pencils)
- 4 large Glue Sticks (or 6 little ones)
- TWO PAIRS of headphones/earbuds
- 3 plastic pocket folders WITH THREE PRONGS INSIDE
- Pencil pouch/box
- 1 pack of Pencil top/cap erasers
- One pink rubber eraser
- 4 Black Dry Erase Markers
- One box of tissues
- One roll of paper towels
For Ms. Wells Only = 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:
-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
-Craft supplies (pipe cleaners, construction paper, google eyes, ribbon, etc)
-Colored printer paper
-Colored card stock
-Recess equipment (hula hoops, ring toss, foam footballs, jump ropes, etc)
-Extra items off of the school supply list are always welcomed!
Here is a link to my Amazon classroom wishlist. This will be updated throughout the year. Items can be purchased outside of Amazon.
Click the link below or type it into your browser to visit my Amazon wishlist:
Ms. Wells' Classroom Amazon List
CLASS DOJO=Please make sure you check Class Dojo App for classroom updates daily. This is also the best way to communicate your needs throughout the year other than emails.
READING MINUTES= Please write those on the monthly pages sent home or through the link in the class dojo app. Students should be reading 20 minutes everynight
SIGN AND RETURNS= Students will get sign and return papers with grades on them throghout the year. Please send those back to school signed. They are very important.
Free Sports Physicals
Free Sports Physicals will be provided at SJHS's old gym on May 16th, 2:15-5:30pm. Bring a sports physical form with the parent/guardian section completed and signed.
Basketball Parent Info Meeting
On Monday, November 21st, there will be a basketball parent information meeting at 5:00 in the gym.
Sports pictures will take place after school on Tuesday, Sept 27th.
A couple sports updates: April 21st - Double header against Benson at Meadow (soccer will play just 1 game) April 26th - Make up game against Princeton at Meadow
Fall Festival Has Been Canceled
Our Fall Festival for Friday, Nov. 5th has been canceled due to weather. We will plan an event for the spring. The drawing for our raffle will still take place on Friday.
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM 8th Grade Ceremony
Trades and Classified Job Fair 2023
Johnston County Public Schools will hold it's annual Trades & Classified Job Fair on Saturday, June 24. The event will be held from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Smithfield-Selma High School, 700 M Durwood Stephenson Pkwy, Smithfield, NC 27577.
Class of 2023 Graduation Dates
Johnston County Public Schools is pleased to announce graduation ceremony dates for our traditional high schools for the 2022-2023 school year. For questions regarding a specific ceremony, please contact the specific school.
Public Notice: Johnston Community College Board of Trustee Vacancy
The Johnston County Board of Education is now accepting applications for the Johnston County Community College Board of Trustee position. The deadline to apply for the vacancy is Friday, June 23, 2023.
Updated School Nutrition Information for 2022-23
We hope that you and your student have already noticed some of the exciting new food and meal opportunities we are offering in our cafeterias this school year. Our new options will include more fresh produce, vegetarian options, and opportunities for students to customize their meal choice. These new offerings will be available at both breakfast and lunch.
2022 Growth Needs Update
Johnston County Public Schools Chief of Facilities and Construction Brooks Moore presented the 2022 Growth Needs Update to the Johnston County Board of Education at their March meeting.
WHAT ARE WE LEARNING IN CLASS?
Program- Envisions 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- Recognize 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 a type of clock.
Fractions- How to split shapes into halves, thirds and fourths.
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.
Reading- HMH books
We learn a lot of reading and writing standards throughout the year. Please keep your child reading nightly.
-Be on time.
-Complete your work.
-Raise your hand.
-Be part of the community.
Classroom Behavior charts are in all 2nd Grade classrooms.