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Open House


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Open House

  1. 1. 2nd Grade Open House Welcome to Miss Mullarkey’s 2 nd grade class!!
  2. 2. Welcome Parents!! <ul><li>Welcome Parents my name is Miss Mullarkey and I will be your child’s 2 nd grade teacher this year! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>My goal this year is to help your child become a better reader, writer, and prepare them for 3 rd grade. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can help by studying with them, getting involved with school activities, and being interested in their schoolwork  </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Brief Curriculum Goals <ul><li>Writing: Learning cursive, and how to write three paragraph papers. </li></ul><ul><li>Reading: Jumping into chapter books and focusing on reading comprehension </li></ul><ul><li>Math: Adding and subtracting two or more digit numbers, and working with word problems. </li></ul>
  4. 4. In Class Activity! <ul><li>How many Jelly beans are in the jar?? </li></ul>
  5. 5. Class Information <ul><li>Your children will receive a progress report every 2 weeks, they are to have you sign them and bring them back. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>It will include behavior, attitude, study skills, and grades. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It will be on an A B C D F grading scale. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>I will allow one re-try on every test to gain a better grade. On homework they can resubmit once for a better grade as well. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Homework will be assigned at least 3 times a week. Along with reading every night. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>There are 4 scheduled field trips this year as well. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Classroom Rules <ul><li>Five simple rules to follow! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Be Respectful to the teacher and classmates. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Be responsible. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Follow directions. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Be polite. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Have Fun and Learn  </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. School Policies <ul><li>The school requires students to behave in a proper manner otherwise disciplinary action will follow. </li></ul><ul><li>They can’t miss more than 10 days of school otherwise they will fail the grade. </li></ul><ul><li>Tardiness is frowned upon, but if tardy they have to report to the office and explain why. </li></ul><ul><li>If they will be absent you must call in the morning of the absent day and report why they will be missing. </li></ul><ul><li>For more information look in your student hand guides I have passed out  </li></ul>
  8. 8. Get Involved!! <ul><li>Parents you are your child’s role model so be a good one!! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ask them how school is everyday, and be interested in what they say! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Help them with their homework but don’t do it for them. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Push them to succeed in school. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Have family time and discuss goals with your child. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Schedule parent teacher conferences. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participate in school field trips! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Be a room parent  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Be apart of PTA. </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Questions? <ul><ul><li>Please feel free to ask any questions at this time  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>If you need to contact me please email me at [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Thank You!! </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Thank you all for coming!!