We are preparing our students for a changing future.
We want to work with parents to encourage the success of our students.
Keep in Touch With The Brainy Bunch:
We need your permission to post student work and photos on our web page.
We will not post student names.
Email is the best way to contact us.
You can also use Class Dojo to message us.
Please copy both teachers on all communication.
We prefer not to receive voice mail.
A Day With The Brainy Bunch
7:35 Morning Assembly
7:45 Morning Jobs, Morning Math
8:00 Morning Meeting, Math Routines, Read Aloud
8:50 Music, Art, or P.E.
Math & Science
RB 9:35 - 11:00
LB 11:00 - 11:27
“Teaching only standard algorithms changes the focus to individual digits, instead of on whole quantities and the relationships between the quantities. The learning goal becomes mastering a series of steps rather than understanding the meaning and use of the mathematical operation.”
“The ability to think about numbers in
Examples of 2nd Grade Computation Strategies
Literacy & Social Studies
LB 9:35 - 11:00
RB 11:00 - 12:24
1:15 W.O.W & Recess
2:00 Read, Write, Relax
2:30 Afternoon Meeting and Notes Home
Your second grader will love it if you write to them in their folder!
It lets them know you are interested in their school activities.
Computer Lab - Tuesdays
RB 10:00 - 11:00 LB 11:00 - 12:00
French - Thursdays
Counselor - Alternate Fridays
*Always sent home on Wednesdays.
*Almost always due the following Tuesday.
*read a minimum of 20 minutes 4 nights a week
*practice math facts (math tool kit, games)
*optional challenge assignments
*Brainy Bunch challenges (random oral assignments)
*Homework seen by teachers is stamped and returned to students.
Classroom work can rarely be duplicated at home.
-read and write a summary
-play a math game or write & solve a story problem
4 Mastery - can apply and teach to others
3 Proficient - meets 2nd grade expectations
2 Emerging Understanding
1 Needs Improvement
How we explain grades to our students:
Make copies, etc.
Type/Organize Student Writing
Pull weeds in butterfly garden.
Field Trip Chaperones for Imax Theater & Crowe's Nest Farm
AISD requires volunteer training & background check.
Second Grade Fees
Please use School Cash Online