Mrs. England: 2nd Grade

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Mrs. England

 E-mail: cengland@stmelsacademy.org

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Please check the homework tab on the website every night for homework and important dates.

Please begin or continue reviewing the responses to the mass.  Especially:

May the Lord Accept the sacrifice at your hands 

 the praise and glory of his name,

for our good and the goo of all his holy church.

Lord, I am not worthy that you should enter under my roof,

but only say the word and my soul shall be healed.

 

Nicene Creed 

( Review this prayer in preparation for Holy Communion)

I believe in one God,
the Father almighty,
maker of heaven and earth,
of all things visible and invisible.

I believe in one Lord Jesus Christ,
the Only Begotten Son of God,
born of the Father before all ages.
God from God, Light from Light, 
true God from true God,
begotten, not made, consubstantial with the Father;
through him all things were made.
For us men and for our salvation
he came down from heaven,

and by the Holy Spirit was incarnate of the Virgin Mary,
and became man.

For our sake he was crucified under Pontius Pilate,
he suffered death and was buried,  
and rose again on the third day
in accordance with the Scriptures.
He ascended into heaven 
and is seated at the right hand of the Father.
He will come again in glory
to judge the living and the dead
and his kingdom will have no end.

I believe in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, the giver of life,
who proceeds from the Father and the Son,
who with the Father and the Son is adored and glorified,
who has spoken through the prophets.

I believe in one, holy, catholic and apostolic Church.
I confess one Baptism for the forgiveness of sins
and I look forward to the resurrection of the dead
and the life of the world to come. Amen.

 

 

 

 

 

Growth Mindset ways to help your child!!!!

 

TALK ABOUT IT
Talk with your child about his or her day, but guide the
discussion by asking questions like:
– Did you make a mistake today? What did you learn?
– What did you do that was difficult today?

Instead of saying, “You’re so smart!”
praise effort, goal setting, persisting
through challenges, or being creative.

You can say something like:
– “Wow! You must have worked
really hard on this!”

PRAISE THE PROCESS
THE BRAIN CAN GROW!

Remind your child that his or her intelligence is not fixed.

Remind him/her that when things are difficult, her brain grows if she
persists through the challenge. Each time he/she learns something
new, his/ her brain is making new connections. Your child needs to
know this is possible!

ENCOURAGE FAILURE (say what?!)
HELP THEM CHANGE THEIR DIALOGUE
The way your child talks to himself makes a huge impact on his
mindset. If he says, “This is too hard!” help him change that to
“I can’t do this yet, but I will keep trying.” Give him the words to
say when he is feeling defeated by modeling it yourself!

Your child needs to know that failure can (and often
does) happen and it is okay! Remind him/her that each time
he/she fails and tries again, her brain is growing stronger!

Don’t step in to prevent your child’s failure – this is how
he/she learns to persevere in the face of challenges.

  Second Grade Reading and supply List 2018

       

 

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2nd Grade First Holy Communion

Posted on May 15, 2018

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On Saturday, May 5th, the second graders received their First Holy Communion.  What a joyous moment it was for each one, as they received the Holy Eucharist for the first time.  The children worked beautifully and were well prepared to receive this beautiful sacrament. Congratulations 2nd grade! You make our parish and school very proud!

May Crowning 2018

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On Thursday May 10th the St. Mel’s community celebrated the Ascension of The Lord and the May Crowning. Our second graders wore their First Holy Communion Attire as they crowned both the Blessed Mother statue in the front of the church know as Our Lady of Smiles, and the beautiful Blessed Mother statue in the front of the school. May Mary our Blessed Mother provide us with intersession. Pray for us.  Oh Mary we crown thee with blossoms today, Queen of the angels, Queen of the May. 

Second Grade Scientists

Posted on January 22, 2018

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Second Grade has been hard at work this year.  We have been learning about the States of Matter.  We learned what molecules in a solid, liquid and gas look like under a microscope using Cheerios. The children had so much fun with this activity. 

In Religion, the students have been learning about the 7 Sacraments and the 10 Commandments as we prepare for the Sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion.

2nd Grade Stories

Posted on October 12, 2017

The Second Grade read the story Johnny Appleseed.  After reading the story the children wrote down some facts about Johnny Appleseed.  They  learned that Johnny Appleseed was not a fictional character he was a real person. To conclude our lesson  the children wrote a story title “If I Were Johnny Appleseed”.

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