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Welcome!  My name is Mandy Price and I teach second grade in Room 8 at Calahan Community Charter in Northridge, California.  I started teaching in 1988 and all my years have been at Calahan!  I have taught first, second, third, and fifth grades and student taught kindergarten and fourth grades.  I love second grade best!  I am married with two children.  I love hiking and going to the beach.

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Mrs. Price, 2nd Grade, Room 8

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Mrs. Mandy Price, Second Grade

Room 8

December 2017 Candy Houses

November 2017 Skirball Museum Noah's Ark Field Trip

Hide A Turkey! November

Happy Halloween from Room 8!

September: Teddy Bear Day in Room 8

September: Gummy Bear STEM Challenge Build It!

Aweseome August in Room 8!

Second Day of Second Grade

Current Units

Benchmark Reading, Unit 5:  Solving Problems Through Technology   

 

Week 1:  

 

Story:  "Crazy Boys" & "A Lucky Accident"

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Spelling test on Tuesday, 1/23.  words with vowel - e spelling and words with consonant plus le spelling

 

Please let me know if you need another spelling list.

 

 

Math:  Addition of three digit numbers with and without regrouping

 

 

 

Past Units:  Stragegies for addition and subtraction (review of first grade addition and subtraction), skip counting, repeated addition and arrays, two digit addition with and without regrouping, two digit subtraction with and without regrouping. place value of numbers to 1,000

Social Studies: Personal history and heritage, heritage box, heritage folder, traditions, STEAM challenge (making toys out of newspaper)

 

Past units: Government, Consumers and Producers, Consumer Cycle (how apples and bananas get from field to the market)

Science:  Physical Science; Simple machines, work, force

 

Past units: Apple trees through the seasons, bears and bear habitats, physical science, states of matter (solid, liquid, and gas), human body (skeleton), life cycle of pumpkins, plants and animals in their habitats, cranberries sink and float, engineering challenges, using small objects to build larger things in different ways.

Health:   Respectful Ways of Communicating with Others

 

Past units:  All About Me, Ways to Manage Stress

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Teacher Read Aloud

Current Read Aloud:  Geronimo Stilton

 

Past Read Aloud: Horrible Harry in Room 2B, Junie B. Jones and her Big Fat Mouth, Gooney Bird Greene, Magic Treehouse, Dinosaurs After Dark,  

Looking for a good book?

Mrs. Price suggests:

 

Geronimo Stilton series

 

Junie B. Jones series

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Magic Tree House series

 

Any books by Beverly Cleary

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Horrible Harry series

 

 

Bailey School Kids series

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Harry Potter series

 

Any biography

Room 8 Wish List

-Kleenex tissues

--Colored card stock paper

--Gift cards to Costco, Target or Walmart for photo developing