Monday, April 30th

Classroom News Ms. Casper   2A Monday, April 30th, 2018   Endangered Animals – Special Guest The students have been hard at work in technology studying an endangered and preparing a video presentation. One topic that comes up as the students study their animals is habitat loss. The students will focus on this topic specifically this […]

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Monday, April 23rd

    Classroom News Ms. Casper 2A Monday, April 23rd, 2018     Endangered Animal Mobile   The students are brought home a large sheet of paper for an art project to go along with their endangered animal video in technology. Please take time to read through the directions. (I’ve also added them to the […]

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Monday, April 16th

    Classroom News Ms. Casper 2A Monday, April 16, 2018   Cougar Mt. Zoo Thank you to all who drove and chaperoned our field trip last week. We made it through most of the tour without getting too wet. The rain started during the talk about the reindeer, which was the last animal. Whew! […]

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Monday, April 9th

Classroom News Ms. Casper   2A Monday, April 9, 2018     Welcome Back I hope everyone had a good spring break. Students spent time this morning sharing about their time off, and after that, we reviewed school rules and routines and then got started with our day!   Lenten Service Project From the looks of […]

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Monday, March 26th

Classroom News Ms. Casper   28 Monday, March 26th, 2018     Holy Week             We begin a very important and holy season in the church year.  This week, the students will attend two prayer services.  On Holy Thursday, we will gather in the chapel to celebrate Christ’s Last Supper and hear about the sacrament of […]

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Monday, March 20th

Classroom News Ms. Casper 2A Monday, March 20th, 2018     Safari to Kenya Last week the students finished packing their suitcases and making their passports and left for Kenya!  Ask them about our flight went.  See if they can remember our route and some experiences we had.  Answer: we flew to London, stayed over […]

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Monday, March 5th

Classroom News Ms. Casper 2A Monday, March 5th, 2018     Social Studies This week, the class begins a new social studies unit: Safari to Kenya.  Over the next six weeks, the students will take what they remember from last fall’s unit about communities to compare and contrast it with another country:  Kenya.  This is […]

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Monday, February 26th, 2018

Classroom News Ms. Casper 2A Monday, February 26th, 2018   Lenten Service Project Last week we introduced the next service project to the second graders: helping a school in Kenya.  The information below will explain the project and give you some history behind it.  This week the students will begin a social studies unit on […]

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Monday, February 5th

Classroom News Ms. Casper 2A Monday, February 5th, 2018   Saving Recycled Materials We are collecting again!  The students have been asked to take a look at the things that go into the recycle bin at home and ask themselves, “Could this be used for something?  Hmm.”  This week, we told the students that they […]

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Monday, January 29th

Classroom News Ms. Casper 2A Monday, January 29th, 2018   Catholic Schools Week (CSW) This week we begin the celebration of Catholic Schools week.  Each day we will appreciate a different part of the Villa community:  Monday – parents; Tuesday – faculty/staff; Wednesday – community neighbors; Thursday – students; Friday – Villa!     Special […]

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