Mrs. Bolte – 2nd Grade

Second Grade News

Dec. 16 – 20      

Memory:   From now until Christmas break, Memory will be assigned from the Christmas programs.  Please check the dates in your child’s copy of the program. The date that is posted is the date that verse needs to be said.  Please send your child’s copy back to school every day.           

Religion: We will have a test over Unit 4 on Tuesday.  Books and study sheets will be sent home on Monday, and we will review in class on Monday.  

Language Arts:  We will not have a reading or spelling test this week.

* Students will be able to take AR tests Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday this week. 

Math:   We will finish Topic 7: More Solving Problems Involving Addition & Subtraction.  We will have a test on Tuesday.  Please remember to do Xtra Math or practice math facts at home.  Homework for the week is…

Monday:  Topic 7 Reteaching

Tuesday:  No homework

Wednesday: No homework

Thursday: No homework


* Next week we will have a Christmas themed dress up day each day of the week.

Monday – Christmas Headwear Day

Tuesday – Christmas Explosion Day (ugly sweaters or other Christmas wear)

Wednesday – Dress up as your favorite Christmas movie character

Thursday – Christmas PJ Day

Friday – Christmas Best (Chapel Day)

* Chapel will be Friday morning at 8:30.   

*  We will have Christmas Program practice on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday  this week. Please make sure your child has his/her program.  

* We drew names for our class gift exchange.  A gift for the class gift exchange may be sent in anytime this week.  Please try to spend around $10-$15.  

* * SPECIALS for this week:   Please make sure your child wears gym-appropriate clothing and shoes to school on Tuesday, or you may send in clothes or shoes for them to change into for gym.  

   Weekly Special Classes:

   Monday – Music  

   Tuesday – Gym

   Wednesday – Art & Library

   Thursday – None 

   Friday –  None

Upcoming events:

Dec. 20 – Christmas Party & Geography Bee

   Plates & Napkins: Waylon

   Sweet Snack: Colt

   Munchy Snack: Claire

   Healthy Snack: Avery

   Drinks: Hank

   Game/Activity: Mack

Dec. 21-Jan. 5: Christmas Break

Jan. 20 – No School (Makeup day)

Jan. 27-31 – National Lutheran Schools Week

Feb. 14 – End of Trimester 2

Feb. 17 – No School (Makeup day)

Feb. 26 – Ash Wednesday

Merry Christmas!  Enjoy your break!


To find the class newsletter on the Sycamore website:

  1. sign onto Sycamore
  2. hover over your 2nd grader
  3. click on “schedule”
  4. click on “2nd Grade”
  5. It should take you to the “News” tab, where the newsletters will be updated each Friday!

To find the class newsletter on the Sycamore app:

  1. click on your child’s name under “Students”
  2. click on “Classes”
  3. click on “Homeroom-2nd Grade”
  4. click on “Class News”

Please contact Mrs. Bolte for any questions about Sycamore and the Newsletter!