Second Grade Homework Policy:No official homework will be assigned however:-Parents will have access to resources through our team website.-We will be doing special assignments once a trimester.The following are helpful suggestions for support at home:Reading:- Read at least 20 minutes daily-Ask questions as they read to check for understanding (who, what, when, where, why, how...) Standard RL 2.1-Ask your child who the character is/are, the setting, and the plot of the story Standard RL 2.7-Have your child identify the topic (what is the entire text about?) and main idea of specific paragraphs (what is the focus of that paragraph?) Standard RI 2.2-Ask your child, "What do you think was the author's main purpose of writing the text?" (i.e., to explain_________, to describe_______, to answer___________) Standard RI 2.6-Visit local libraries: Norco Public Library, Corona Public Library, and Eastvale Public Library (Eleanor Roosevelt High School)
Practice Phonics and Spelling skills on:Writing:-Write a paragraph or narrative on topic of your choice. Edit and revise your writing using editing marks and cups.
-The following link includes Journal topics:-The following are editing tools:CUPS (Capitalization-Usage-Punctuation-Spelling)Math:-Practice math skills on the following websites:Oral Language:-Create audio recordings of stories or poems Standard SL 2.5-Tell a story or recount an experience Standard SL 2.4-Describe key ideas or details from a text Standard SL 2.2Typing Skills Websites:Other Helpful Websites:-Current events: www.timeforkids.com/news-Fun learning games: www.scholastic.com/kids/-Bilingual site for families and educators or English Learners: www.colorincolorado.org