Mrs. Bloomfield's Second Grade Stars Blog

Week 22 in Second Grade

February 19, 2019 Dear Parents, Valentine’s Day may be over but Miss Garcia and I are still feeling the love from all the cards, candy, and gifts that students gave us. A special thanks goes out to the parents that supplied items for the parties and were able to come and help out during the party!! From the bottom of our hearts–THANK YOU!! Miss Garcia and myself hope that everyone enjoyed the extra long weekend! It was so nice to have an extra day but we are ready for another great week...

February 17, 2019 Read more

Happy Valentine’s Day Week 21 in 2nd Grade

February 11, 2019 Dear Parents, Happy Valentine’s Week!! As has been mentioned in last week’s blog, since Valentine’s Day is on a school day, we will be celebrating it with a small party on Thursday. Students may bring in Valentines to give to their classmates. We will pass out Valentines and play some Valentine related games on Thursday afternoon from 3:00 till 3:55 pm. We are keeping it very simple!! Also on February 14th students may opt to wear white, red, or pink instead of their...

February 9, 2019 Read more

Week 20 in Second Grade

February 4, 2019 Dear Bighorn Families, A GIGANTIC thank you to all that were able to come to 2nd Grade Landmark Projects last Tuesday! Students did a fantastic job researching and presenting information on their Landmark!! Miss Garcia and myself can’t believe we just changed the calendar pieces from January to February!! How can we be done with the first calendar month of the year??? Math In math, 2nd grade students have been working very hard using previously learned strategies (open...

February 3, 2019 Read more

Week 19 in Second Grade

January 28, 2019 Dear Parents, Although we are on trimesters, this week marks the beginning of the second half of the school year. It’s hard to believe that in 18 weeks your 2nd grader will be a 3rd grader. Time is going so fast! With the 2nd semester starting this week our specials are changing.  Our specials will change to Music with Mrs. Barton for Mrs. Bloomfield’s class and Art with Mrs. Johnson for Miss Garcia’s class. MathOur work in Math last week and for the next few...

January 26, 2019 Read more

Week 18 in Second Grade

January 22, 2019 Dear Bighorn Parents, Miss Garcia and myself hope everyone enjoyed the four day weekend in honor of Martin Luther King Day! Math In math, students completed their work in the area of Geometry. Even though the Geometry Unit has been completed and students tested on Thursday; students will continue to practice geometric shapes in review work. This week students will start adding with renaming. We will add with renaming by making the next 10 or next 100. Language Students will...

January 21, 2019 Read more

Week 17 in Second Grade

January 14, 2019 Dear Parents, Our first week back was busy!! It was exciting to hear about everyone’s Winter Break adventures. Overall our 2nd graders did a lot of traveling Utah, California, and Oregon. Whether students traveled or stayed local everyone had a good break and came back ready to learn. MathWe started the new year out with our Geometry Unit.  Students have been learning about common 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional shapes. We have been looking for the shapes in “real...

January 13, 2019 Read more

Week 16 Welcome Back to School and Welcome 2019!

January 7, 2019 Happy 2019 Bighorn Families, Happy New Year!! Miss Garcia and myself hope you enjoyed your holiday season as much as we did. It was great fun to spend time baking, shopping, traveling, and enjoying the company of family and friends. Vacation was very relaxing and we feel so ready to come back to school. We can hardly wait to see all the kiddos!! We’d like to send out a huge thank you for all the wonderful Christmas gifts and cards. On December 20th, we were presented with...

January 6, 2019 Read more

Week 15 in Second Grade Happy Winter Break and a very Merry Christmas!!

                                                                  December 17, 2018 Dear Second Grade Families, We are down to the last 4 days before Christmas Break!! I know that everybody has busy households as we finish all our Christmas preparations, yet stay caught up with our day to day activities. Easier said than done–but try very hard to enjoy some peace within this busy time of year. Colds, temperatures, and flu, oh my!! All of those lovelies...

December 16, 2018 Read more

Week 14 in Second Grade

                                                                                                       December 10, 2018   Dear Parents, Wow, last week was soooo busy!  The beginning of the 2nd Trimester, snow with a “late start” day, and Parent/Teacher Conferences it was a fun but busy end to the week.  It was so wonderful to have some time at conferences to discuss your child’s...

December 10, 2018 Read more

Week 13 in 2nd Grade

                                                                                                                                                          December 3, 2018 Dear Parents, Last week we said good-bye to the first trimester and today we say hello to the 2nd trimester. Our 2nd grade students have been BUSY, BUSY, BUSY! A quick reminder, please be sure to label items (jackets, water bottles, hats etc.). The...

December 2, 2018 Read more