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Author: Bhumika.Jain@fountainheadschools.org

Highlights of the week- 9th to 12th July 2018

Highlights of the week- 9th to 12th July 2018

[Highlight Of The Week] [Unit Of Inquiry]

Transdisciplinary theme: Who We Are

 

Central Idea: Choices people make affect their health and well being.

  • The TDT, Central Idea, and the Inquiry cycle were revised with the students. Later, they reflected on “A choice that I make for myself is…” “A choice that someone else makes for me is…”
  • Students watched different videos related to food. The videos were shown with an intention that they become aware of the balanced diet and nutritional importance of it.
  • Read aloud of the book ‘Fabulous Food’ by Joann Cleland and ‘Fabulous Fruits’ by John Burstein was done.
  • The teacher gave ‘The daily routine log’ to the students and she also explained how to fill their daily log. The purpose of giving this log is to help them to understand the importance of being balanced.

Language With Ease: Introduction of conjunction was done through activity.

Week 1- Day 1, 2 & 3 was done.

Dictation was conducted.

Math:

  • The teacher started the time concept with the ‘Math-Talk’. Later, the students revised the concepts of reading the time – o’clock, half past, quarter to, quarter past. They watched certain videos and also understood the concept of minutes. The discussion was also taken on the usage of am and pm with time.
  • The teacher also made them practice the taught Math number concepts such as number names, backward counting, expanded form, place value, etc in their Math notebooks.

Homework

Math:

Complete the given worksheet.

UOI:

Parents, please help your child in filling the given daily routine log of Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Reflection of the same will be taken on Monday in the class.

 

Dictation words for Friday 20th July 2018 are as follows:

 

also
around
from
three
small
set
put
end
does
another
well
large
must
health
even

Regards,
Grade – 2 team.

PTI slots – 13th & 14th July 2018

PTI slots – 13th & 14th July 2018

Dear Parents,

Kindly check the PTI appointment slots for 13th and 14th July 2018.

As we are looking forward to the holistic development of the child, I would request you to feel free and note down important points that you want to discuss with the HRT (academic and non-academic).

We would appreciate if both the parents attend the PTI. Please reach 5 minutes before your time slot.

 

Timing Friday, 13th July Saturday, 14th July
07:30 – 08:05 Kirtan Bhattar Yaksham Sapra
08:05 – 08:40 Neel Punwar Navya Saraiya
09:05 – 09:40 Dharm Diyora Advika Goenka
09:40 – 10:15 Misha Doshi Arthav Lakhani
10:15 – 10:50 Devanshi Bahety Palaash Anandani
10:50 – 11:25 Veera Patel Ananya Khaitan
11:25 – 12:00 Peehu Batra Reyvaan Jariwala
12:35 – 01:10 Anant Somani Jyotir Hirpara
01:10 -01:45 Akshat Bubna Vidhi Rangoonwala
01:45 – 2:20 Vivhaan Satyawani Arya Gajera
Few Important points regarding the meeting
  • Each slot will be of 35 minutes (30 minutes discussion and 5 minutes transition time)
  • Students will accompany and wait outside the class, while the PTI discussion is going on and join the meeting for goal setting. 
  • It is compulsory for both parents to attend this meeting.
  • Please ensure that you have discussed and mutually decided (along with your child) on 2 goals (1 behavior and 1 academic).

Regards,

Bhumika

 

Homework for the day!

Homework for the day!

[Unit Of Inquiry] /

Language

Help your child to write the name of the seasonal fruits in the UOI notebook. Later, ask them to make a sentence describing the taste and color of the fruits they have written:
Winter:
Monsoon:
Summer:For eg: Winter: apple, grapes, etc.
Sentence: Apple is red in colour and is very juicy.
Grapes are of green colour and are sour.

Grade 2 team
Highlights of the week- 2nd July to 6th July 2018

Highlights of the week- 2nd July to 6th July 2018

[Unit Of Inquiry]

Transdisciplinary theme: Who We Are

Central Idea: Choices people make affect their health and well being.

  • Central Idea of the unit was discussed. Later, the students were asked to make connections with the Central Idea and TDT.
  • Read aloud of the book ‘The Healthy Wolf’ by David Bedford was done.

Language

  • Oral pre-assessment of Language was conducted.
  • Revision of singular and plural was done.
  • Comprehension – Students read the given passage and answered the questions in the worksheet.
  • Dictation was conducted.

Math

  • Students learned to read and write the number series of thousand.
  • Students learned the number names of 1000 number series and the operation of forward counting.
  • The teacher also made them practice the taught Math number concepts such as number names, backward counting, expanded form, place value, etc in their Math notebooks.

Note:

 

  • Kindly send 2 big napkins daily with your child.

 

  • PTI form has been sent with your child kindly fill and send it by Monday.

 

 

Homework

Complete the language and math worksheets.

Dictation words for Thursday 12th July 2018 are as follows:

much
before
line
right
too
means
old
any
same
tell
boy
follow
came
want
show

 

Regards,
Grade 2 team

Homework for the day!

Homework for the day!

Dear Parents,
Please ask the students to follow the below given instructions and complete the homework accordingly.
Task 1: Draw a plate in the given a4 sheet.
Task 2: Write the name of your favorite food item and illustrate it.
Task 3: Under the plate write, why do you like that food item?
             Eg: I like to eat mangoes because it tastes sweet.
                   I like to eat dal rice because its healthy.
Note: The task has been explained to the students in the class.
Grade 2 team
PTC Slots

PTC Slots

 

Dear Parents,

Mentioned below are the timings for the Parent Teacher Conference on (25/04/2018 Wednesday) booked by you. For the parents who did not book, the slots are allotted on the basis of availability. Kindly go through your child’s Term-2 report that has been shared. (check your mail for the same).

Please reach 5 minutes before your time slot.

Kindly be on time and adhere to the time slot allotted to you.

 

Slots Timings Name of students
1 7:30am – 7:50am Ridhaan Talwar
2 7:50am – 8:10am Charvi Sarda
3 8:10am – 8:30am Ayaan Patel
Break 8:25am – 8:40am Break
4 8:45am – 9:05am Madhav Karwa
5. 9:05am – 9:25am Mufaddal Karachiwala
6 9:25am – 9:45am Aashvi Baxi
7 9:45am – 10:05am Vedika Singapuri
8 10:05am – 10:25am Sanvi Yadav
9 10:25am – 10:45am Priyanka Khanna
10 10:45am – 11:05am Fiona Zaveri
11 11:05am – 11:25am Ishan Shaikh
12 11:25am – 11:45am Jiah Bhojani
13 11:45am – 12:05pm Arya Patel
Break 12.05pm – 12.35pm Lunch
14 12:35pm – 12:55pm Priyank Mendiratta
15 12:55pm – 1:15pm Akshat Bansal
16 1:15pm – 1:35pm Divisha Mittal
17 1:35pm – 1:55pm Siona Gala
18 1:55pm – 2:15pm Dev Patel
19 2:35pm – 2:55pm Abhiraj Agarwal

 

Regards,

Bhumika Jain

 

Grade 2 – Results of Literary Event – Spell Bee

Grade 2 – Results of Literary Event – Spell Bee

Dear all,

The 3 best performers for the literary event (Spell Bee) are:

Explore – Preksha, Stasha, Naisha

Think – Veer, Varad, Ria

Create – Charvi, Fiona, Siona

Invent – Manasvi, Mahika, Ridhima

Dream –  Shlok, Aarna, Diya

Ponder – Eshaan, Dhaivat, Arjun

Wonder – Sannidh, Kriday, Sharanya

Discover –Manya, Aadit, Feronia

Congratulations to all the winners and a round of applause for all the participants.

Grade 2 Team

Spell Bee !!!

Spell Bee !!!

Dear Parent,

 

We are organizing the last literary event for the year 2017-18 i.e. ‘Spell Bee’. The objective of this literary event is to help students improve their spelling, enhance their vocabulary, learn to spell quickly and accurately. It encourages students to strive for excellence in spelling skills and other educational pursuits.

 

Details: A buzzer round will be conducted in which students will have to spell the maximum words orally within a minute.

 

Words will be taken from the dictation word list which students have attempted throughout the year and a few of words from the UOIs’ covered this year.

This event will be held on 17th April.

Regards,

Grade-2