Brittany Pettry

Mrs. Pettry's 2nd Grade News
 Have a GREAT summer!


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Here you can see what is going on in class along with pics of your children. 
PowerSchool information has been sent home with students. This will inform you of how you can log in and view your child's academic progress throughout the year. 

What we are learning:
Leader in Me:  Habits in Action

Reading/Language Arts: 

Essential Question:  How do you express yourself?

Comprehension Skills: main idea and key details
Word Work: long u, prefixes
Grammar: comparative endings, comibining and rearranging sentences
Writing: sentence punctuation
Math:  Pettry Group: Time and graphing, Kalb Group: 2-digit addition
Science: Weather and atmosphere
Social Studies:  Land of Immigrants
Our Classroom Rules & Expectations:
1. Listen when someone is talking.
2. Follow directions the first time they are given. 
3. Treat everyone with kindness and respect.
4. Take care of our school and classroom.
5. Work and play safely and quietly.
Students who follow these classroom rules will be able to take part in monthly rewards! This is a positive incentive to reward students for being their best. To be able to participate, students must remain on green or blue on our class behavior chart. You can reference your child's behavior chart on the daily behavior calendar. Please review it daily to see how your child's day went. 

 About Mrs. Brittany Pettry:
 I received my Bachelor of Arts and Master Degree in Education from Heidelberg College and my Reading Endorsement from Ashland University. This year marks my 20th year of teaching with 6 of those at Mohawk Elementary. I have enjoyed teaching grades 1,4,5, and 6. Plus. I have had the opportunity to teach art for grades K-8 in the past which was one of my favorite things to do in my career.
I grew up in Tiffin and have always lived in the area. My husband, Rob, and I have three children who also attend Mohawk Schools. Our family is proud to be a part of the Mohawk family! 
Contact Information:
Phone: 419-927-2595 ext. 1118
Week of January 14-18
Daily: practice sight word list in BEE binder, practice spelling words throughout the week, and READ!
Thurs:  study for spelling test
Fri: none

.*Assignments subject to change.

Weekly Newsletter Archive
Important Dates:
1/14 End of 2nd Qu.
1/18 Silly Day!
1/21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, No School 
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