Mrs. Miller’s Weekly Newsletter


We will be starting the year with a Science book called Think Like a Scientist.  We will be learning how to write good questions, observations, inferences, and predictions.  Our first Word Study list will last for 2 weeks, since our first week is so short.  Our first Word Study test will be September 1.

Upcoming Events and Dates:

  1. BulletCoder’s Club - Tuesdays from 4:00-4:45pm

  2. BulletEngineering Club - Every other Tuesday or Thursday from 4:00-4:45pm

May 16 - Field Trip to Foothills Learning Center

May 18 - Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast (8:15 - 8:45 in the gym)

May 26 - ROAR Assembly at 1:00 in the gym

May 29 - No School, Memorial Day

May 30 - Field Day (2nd Grade goes in the afternoon)

May 31 - Talent Show (2pm in the gym)

June 1 - Kindergarten Promotions

June 2 - Family Picnic (11:30 - 12:30)

June 2 - Early Release at 1:35


Our first few weeks of school will be filled with many Math activities to review and refresh all basic math facts to 18.  We will be working on conceptual development as well as strategies to memorize the facts.


Our first unit in Science and Social Studies is Landforms, Erosion and Weathering!  The students will have many fun activities during this unit!

Welcome to our classroom!  2nd Grade is Awesome!

Absent or missing work?  Want to see what our groups are learning this week?  Need help understanding how your child is learning Math?  Here is the link to our class Symbaloo with our weekly video lessons!

Weekly Video Lessons

We can “Bear”ly wait for the students to arrive!  Our classroom bears are looking forward to meeting their 24 new friends!

I spent some time at Alturas Lake this summer.  What a beautiful lake!