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Highlights of Cycle 16!

Highlights of Cycle 16!

Unit of Inquiry

Transdisciplinary Theme: Where we are in place and time
Central Idea: Various factors contribute to the uniqueness of a place

  • Teachers shared the assessments sheets and the pieces of evidence with the students and gave them the feedback.

Language

  • Language Summative Assessment criteria were shared with students and they re-worked on the concepts that were not clear during SA.

Math

  • Math Summative Assessment criteria were shared with students and they re-worked on the concepts that were not clear during SA.

 

Note:
Kindly make the students complete the Diwali HW.

HAPPY DIWALI!!

Regards,

Grade-2 team 🙂

Grade-2 Diwali Homework!

Grade-2 Diwali Homework!

Diwali HW has been sent. Kindly submit it on 22nd November 2018.

Note:

  1. Language HW notebook and The Nine Hats reader have been sent.
  2. Homework has been explained by the teacher.

 

Regards,

Grade-2 team 🙂

Picnic for Grade-2 students!

Picnic for Grade-2 students!

Dear parents,

This is to inform you that Grade-2 students are going for a picnic to a farmhouse in Jahangirpura. 

Kindly refer to the given details:

29th October 2018
(Day-2)
Wonder, Explore, Invent, Discover
30th October 2018
(Day-3)
Dream, Think, Create, Ponder
Time for both the batches:  7:30 am to 9:30 am
Things to carry: 1. Breakfast
2. Water bottle
3. Napkin / Mat
4. Cap
5. One extra pair of uniform

 

Note:

  1. Kindly send a heavy meal for breakfast and water/lemonade in a bottle. Students need to follow the regular Wednesday food policy but not that of last Wednesday)
  2. The above things need to be carried in a separate bag.
  3. Students need to come in full uniform along with their ID cards.
  4. This picnic will be during the regular school hours.

 

Regards,

Grade-2 team 🙂

Highlights of the Cycle-15!

Highlights of the Cycle-15!

Unit of Inquiry

Transdisciplinary Theme: Where we are in place and time

Central Idea: Various factors contribute to the uniqueness of a place

  • Teachers explained the criteria and the assessment task.
  • Students collected data for the selected place using various resources like books, articles, online links, etc. and recorded the same in their UOI notebooks.
  • After recording the data, they organised the same using graphic organisers in the form of report writing.
  • Peer assessment was done for the social skills that they demonstrated while researching in a group.
  • Students presented their findings orally in front of the whole class in a group.
  • End of the unit reflection was taken by the ‘Hot Potato’ activity.

 

Language

  • Language Summative Assessment was taken.
  • Chapter 3 of The Jungle Book was read using different strategies like choral reading, echo reading, popcorn reading, etc.
  • Teachers explained the meaning of the new words and helped them to comprehend the chapter.

 

Math

  • Redo of Math Formative Assessment of Cycle 14 was done.
  • Math Summative Assessment was taken.

 

Homework

Solve the given Math and Language HW worksheets.

 

Dictation words

Students have to revise all the words they have learned till date. The dictation of any 15 words will be taken on the next Friday.

Note: Language CW notebooks will be sent today for revising the dictation words.

 

Regards,

Grade-2 team 🙂

Homework of the day!

Homework of the day!

Homework to be done in the Math HW notebook.

Take interview of 5 to 8 people in your neighbourhood and ask the following questions:

  1. Are you going to visit any place during Diwali vacation? Yes/No
  2. Where are you going?

Task 1: Organise the collected data for Question-1 in a table using tally marks. Count the total number of tally marks and record the same in the table. Open the link given below for reference:

Example

Task 2: List down the name of the places that your neighbours are going to visit.

Task 3: State whether the questions are dichotomous/multiple choice/open-ended and write in front of the question.

 

Regards,

Grade-2 team 🙂

Invitation – Diwali celebration!

Invitation – Diwali celebration!

Come one, come all!

 

Diwali is round the corner. We know you all must be busy with preparations, shopping, and ‘Diwali ki safai’. But let’s take out some time from our busy schedules for our young learners. This is the time to let them explore and wonder about our traditional celebrations. Let’s join hands and do something interesting and exciting for them.

 

We, Grade-2 team, would like to invite you for the Diwali celebration in FS.
Venue: Grade-2
Date: 31st October 2018
Time: 8:30 am to 9:30 am

 

The activities planned are as follows:
1. Candle or Diya making
2. Sweet making
3. Best out of waste
4. Snacks making

 

Interested parents who would like to share their enthusiasm and creativity with our students can volunteer for any of these activities by filling up this form.

 

Note:
1. Carry all the resources that you will need.
2. You need to prepare all the things in front of students so that they learn.
3. You can take some help of students and involve them in making things.
4. Carpooling is recommended.

 

Regards,
Grade-2 team 🙂
Homework for the day!

Homework for the day!

Math and Language

Solve the given worksheets.

Dictation words

Dictation words for the next week:

  1. several
  2. hold
  3. himself
  4. towards
  5. five
  6. step
  7. morning
  8. passed
  9. vowel
  10. true
  11. hundred
  12. against
  13. pattern
  14. numeral
  15. table

 

Regards,

Grade-2 team 🙂

Important!

Important!

Dear parents,

A gentle reminder for ‘Garba Fest’ which will be held tomorrow in Grade-2. Kindly make sure that students wear traditional clothes and bring their uniform to change after the event.

Announcement

The nature-camp dates have been changed for Grade-2.

Earlier it was:

Batch 1: 9-10 Dec’18 (Sun-Mon) Batch 1: (Create, Ponder, Invent, Discover)
Batch 2: 14-15 Dec’18 (Fri – Sat) Batch 2: (Dream, Think, Explore, Wonder)

 

Now, the final dates are:

Batch 1: 7-8 Jan’19 (Mon-Tue) Batch 1: (Create, Ponder, Invent, Discover)
Batch 2: 9-10 Jan’19 (Wed – Thu) Batch 2: (Dream, Think, Explore, Wonder)

 

Regards,

Grade-2 team 🙂