November 17, 2015


iReady - Tues. Wed. & Thurs.

Read Eagles and Eaglets online and respond to questions on pg. 155.

Print Word List, Character Comparison Chart and Eagles and Eaglets Writing.

Character Comparison Chart - compare Eagles to Eaglets

Eagles Writing - use diagram on pg. 153 (online textbook) to write

November 14, 2015
Monday, November 16 at 8:45 am- Second Grade awards (invite only)
Tuesday, November 17- Report cards go home
Wednesday, November 18- PTSA Super Hero Dress Down Day $2 and
Pizza Sale
ALL Week
Town of Miami Lakes & Loving Soles Thanksgiving Shoe Drive.  Donate "GENTLY" worn shoes to be donated to the Camillus House
- Yearbook Sales $20

November 12, 2015
Please review the math addition strategies sheet that was sent home with your child today.
Thank you!

November 10, 2015


CLICK on Reading and Language Arts Websites tab to view three NEW websites. This can allow for support on lessons taught in class.


*PRINT the following documents for 11/9 - 11/13

Word List, Veteran's Day Research(due Thursday), and Bubble Pop

for Reading and Language Arts Home Learning


November 6, 2015

iReady Reports for MATH went home with your child today.

Please review the report for details on your child's score.

The iReady Lessons assigned weekly are to offer support in the areas of weakness.

Send your child's Data Sheet with your signature by, Monday, Nov. 9th. The iReady Report is for you to keep!

Have a great weekend!

November 5, 2015

iReady Reports for Reading went home with your child today.

Please review the report for details on your child's score. 

The iReady Lessons assigned weekly are to offer support in the areas of weakness.

Send your child's Reading Journal with your name, signature and date tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 6th.  The iReady Report is for you to keep!

Math iReady Reports will go home tomorrow!

November 3, 2015
The Father Daughter Dance is this Friday, November 6th, 2015 from 6:30-8:30pm in the Elementary Café. Tickets are on sale in the Courtyard in the morning from 7:45-8:25am.

November 2, 2015

This week, Nov 2-6, the 6th grade CEA students will be collecting Soup Cans for a community project, Lead to Feed. 2nd grade is to collect Beef Stew. Please send in soup cans by the end of the week. This is a great service project and a good way for our class to get involved with the community. 1 can could make a difference.

Accessing the Reading book via the Student Portal:
1. Go to

2. Student Portal

3. Click on the red book to the right of the first subject tab - Language Arts

4. Click on the textbook icon and search for the story of the week.

Math-  Today we began to break apart addends to make tens when adding. This is a strategy used to help your child practice mental math.  There is a worksheet explaining all the steps on the home learning tab.  In addition, today, your child took home the steps and several examples to help them with their home learning.  
If you need further resources, you can access your child's textbook on-line in the student portal.  Textbooks, games and an electronic glossary are available for your child to use.
If your child is confused with their home learning, please send the Practice Workbook to school so that I may help him/her.

Thank you!

October 27, 2015
Dear Parents,
We hope you are having a wonderful Tuesday!  Please have your children CHECK and REPLENISH their supplies.  They should have the following:
5 sharpened pencils
2 glue sticks
1 box of crayons (24 max)
1 eraser
1 red pen
1 yellow and 1 orange highlighter
1 pair of blunt end scissors
We thank you in advance for your cooperation!  Have a great week.

October 26, 2015

Dear Parents:
Below are some reminders for this week.  
Monday, Oct. 26
* Boo Grams are on sale ALL WEEK in the Courtyard from 7:45 AM-8:20 AM.  They cost $3 for 1 gram or $5 for 2 grams.
* Picture retake Money collection is scheduled for November 4th. Please e-mail us if you need an order form.
* Picture retakes are scheduled for November 5th.  Please send the ENTIRE picture package on this day to school with your child.

·Tuesday, Oct. 27
* Students may wear a RED shirt to school and UNIFORM BOTTOMS.
Wednesday, Oct. 28th

* After School Pizza Sale
Thursday, Oct. 29th
* End of First Grading Period
* Halloween Dress up Day- Students may wear APPROPRIATE costumes to school- NO MASKS OR TOY WEAPONS.
* Haunted House $3
Friday, October 30

  Don't forget to turn your clocks back 1 hour this Sunday and please REPLENISH your child's supplies. .  Have a great week!

October 14, 2015
The study guide for Math Chapter 2 was sent home today.  There is a Math Chapter 2 Test on Monday, October 19th.

Accessing the Spanish book via the Student Portal:
1.  Go to
2.  Click on the red Students  tab.
3.  Click on Log in to Student Portal.
4.  Enter the log in information (see your child's info. sheet in their red Home Learning folder)
5.  Click on the Student Portal tab at the top of the page.
6.  Scroll down to subject/classes.
7.  Go to Spanish Language Arts.  Find the red book  icon.  Click on the book.
8.  Click on the "Maravillas Taller de lectura y escritura" textbook icon.
9.  Click on "Recursos"  at the top of the page.
10.  Click on "Mis Libros".
11.  Click on "Maravillas Taller de lectura y escritura"
12.  Click on "Maravillas Taller de lectura y escritura" textbook icon.
13.  Find the"Tabla de contenidos"  button at the bottom of page.  Click on it and it will take you to the table of contents.  Search for stories that are being read in class by unit.  Simply click on the blue story title.  There is a sound button on each page.  If your child clicks on these buttons, the story will be read aloud to them.  

Please have your child practice navigating through the portal.  We have practiced doing this in class throughout the week.  You may also access other textbooks via the student portal. 

Thank you!

Oct. 7, 2015
Horse Care Assignment (Home Learning tab)
If the website - does not allow your child to answer the questions assigned, feel free to search elsewhere.

October 6, 2015
iReady sign-on is NEW!!!!   Follow these steps.
  • Got to:  
    Login to Student Portal
  • Username & Password - see My Second Grade Info. Sheet in RED Home Learning folder
  • Click on Applications and Sites
  • Scroll down & Click on iReady 

October 1, 2015
There are MANY events taking place at our class/school this month.
Please be advised that these dates may change. You can reference the parent calendar that was sent home with your child today.  The events listed here are not all the events listed on your calendar.
Please have your child write their NAME on their home learning and STAPLE their assignments together.  
Thank you!



Oct. 2

· Bring a towel- Tree planting ceremony
Students need to bring a towel in order to sit on the lawn outside.  Please send a towel to school with your child.

· Hispanic Heritage Project due

Oct. 7

· Walk your child to school and have breakfast

Oct. 8

· Mc Donald’s night

Oct. 12- 16

United Way Spirit Week


· Oct. 12- Nerd Day

· Oct. 13- PJ day

· Oct. 14- Western Day

· Oct. 15- Crazy socks/ Hair day

· Oct. 16- Crazy Hat day

Oct. 19-23

· Book Fair at Main Campus

Oct. 29

· Students may wear their Halloween costumes to school

Sept. 29, 2015
To access Friendly Letter Print-out click on Reading and Language Arts Printable Forms
The Spanish home learning for today has been posted on the HW tab.

Sept. 28, 2015
The word lists for Spanish and Reading have been posted on the HW tab.
This week: Students need to bring in a picture of their pet.  If they do not have a pet,  please send a picture of a pet they would like to have.

Wednesday, Sept. 30th Pizza sale

Fri., Oct. 2nd-   1.  Bring a towel or a blanket to school.  Our class has been invited to observe an outdoor gardening activity.
2.  ***Hispanic Heritage Project due ***
Have a great week!

Sept. 25, 2015
Good Morning & Happy Friday!  We have had a wonderful week! 
Some of our students have already brought in their Hispanic Heritage Projects and they are BEAUTIFUL!  They are on display in class and we are enjoying them!
Below are some helpful reminders for next week.  Please remember to review, sign and return your child's progress report as soon as possible.

Friendly reminder:  Please staple your child's home learning and have your child write their name on it.  Thank you!

Mon., Sept. 28th-Picture Day & Math Chapter 1 Test

Fri., Oct. 2nd-   1.  Bring a towel or a blanket to school.  Our class has been invited to observe an outdoor gardening activity.
2.  ***Hispanic Heritage Project due ***

We wish you a restful and wonderful weekend!
Mrs. Bauza & Mrs. Toledo

Sept. 23, 2015
Today your child took home a study guide for Math Chapter 1.  Please review the material.  The test will be on Monday, Sept. 28th.

Sept. 22, 2015
READING Home Learning is NOW available. :)
Week 2 Word List & Word Sort

Sept. 21, 2015
Happy Monday!
Please be advised that the Hispanic Heritage project assignment was sent home today with your child.  This project is due October 2, 2015.
The Spanish home learning for this week includes the following:  review last weeks words, work on your project and a print-out. (it has been posted in the home learning tab)  PLEASE DO NOT WORK ON THE PRINT-OUT UNTIL TOMORROW.
Thanks and have a great day.

Sept. 18, 2015
- The Hispanic Heritage Project assignment will go home on Monday, Sept. 21, 2015.  We apologize for any inconvenience.
- Last day to pay for pictures is, Tuesday, Sept. 22.  Please send CASH only.
- Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015- NO SCHOOL/TEACHER PLANNING DAY.
- Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015- Progress reports go home.
- Friday, Sept. 25th- DISNEY DRESS DOWN DAY $2.00
Have a great weekend!
Sept. 17, 2015
Dear Parents:
The Spanish HW for tonight has been posted on the HW tab. This HW is due tomorrow.

Please remember that the last day to pay for school pictures is Sept. 22nd. Payments must be in cash.  If you do not have an order form, please have your child get one in class tomorrow.

Wednesday, Sept. 23rd is a teacher planning day and there will be NO SCHOOL.

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, your child will be given a research project to complete at home. This project is due on Friday, OCTOBER 2, 2015. I will be giving the students the assignment to take home tomorrow.

Thank you!
Mrs. B

Sept. 15 Please go to HL tab for Home Learning.

Sept. 10, 2015
Reminders for tomorrow:
* Tomorrow, students may wear a red, white, or blue top and their UNIFORM BOTTOM.  
* Home learning is due tomorrow: Reading/ Lang. Arts (reading log), Spanish (print-out and study for vocabulary quiz tomorrow), and Math (workbook pages)
* There is NO school Monday, Sept. 14th (Teacher workday)
* Index cards requested from Mrs. Toledo should be turned in by tomorrow.
Have a wonderful night!

Sept. 3, 2015

Tonight's home learning for Reading is to print or write the Titles for the appropriate pages of the journal - Rules (page with rules), Dedication (page with dedication), "Now" Words (page with bag). 

Click on Home Learning tab for the Title/Steps/Instructions page. 



Sept. 1, 2015
Hello parents,
Your child wrote the following on their agenda for Reading Home Learning -
Decorate Front and Back covers of journal. *See steps in TeacherWeb HL tab.

This means they are to
1- Decorate the front of their journal, around the photo of the their book and label. 
2- On the inside of the front cover, include a picture and title - Meet the Author (see HL tab for steps/directions - print, cut out and use)
3 - Back, outside of cover can be decorated as they wish and inside needs to include - Favorite book and Quote (see HL tab for steps/directions - print, cut out and use).
4- The 20 inch ribbon as a bookmark needs to also be on inside of back cover (duck tape is best). 


August 31, 2015

Home Learning - PLEASE READ the Home Learning titled 8/31- 9/4 and the NEW due date to complete the journal will change to Wed. 9/9. 
The journal will go home on certain days and MUST return daily!!!

Mrs. Bauza's homeroom students did not yet receive their math workbooks but they will have them tomorrow.

August 28, 2015

  • If your child's dismissal status/procedure is to change for the second week of school, please email or send us a note by Mon. 8/31.

On any other occasion a note is best as we check our email in the morning and afternoon and may not read it in time for dismissal.
We have provided a slip for your convenience under the Parent Documents and Forms tab.

IF YOU MUST REACH US -  Call the school office and we will be notified.  Your child should know how he/she is going home each day.  This allows for he/she to feel safe and secure.

  • ALL SUPPLIES ARE DUE MONDAY!   This allows for routine and instruction to take place effectively.  Your cooperation is GREATLY appreciated.


August 27, 2015
Dear Parents:
What a great week so far!  
Here are some reminders for this week:
2.  ALL SUPPLIES ARE DUE MONDAY, August 31, 2015

In addition, ALL STUDENTS WHO LINE UP AT THE PE SHELTER TOMORROW, WILL GET A TREAT.  Our morning line up # are 9 and 10.  In the event that it is raining or it is too cold, students are to report to the Elementary Cafeteria stage.
Please remember these are SAFE and SUPERVISED areas.  


August 24, 2015
It was a pleasure to meet you all this morning.  Please remember to fill out all forms and send them back to school as soon as possible.  
All forms are due by Friday, August 28, 2015.
All supplies are due by Monday, August 31, 2015.

Thank you for your support! Have a great week!

August 12, 2015
Mark your calendars...
Open House will be held on Wednesday, September 9th.  Times TBA.

July 30, 2015

Dear Parents,
We are looking forward to meeting you and your children on the first day of school.  You may come directly to our classrooms, rooms 72 and 73.  We have posted our supply list on the tab titled "Supply List" on the left margin of this webpage.  If you would like, you may bring any supplies you have purchased already.  If you have not purchased school supplies worries!  We will send home our supply list on Monday, August 24th.  
If you'd like, please e-mail us the following "check-in" information, so that your morning drop off may run smoothly. There is an e-mail link on the left side page of this webpage titled "E-mail your teachers". 
1. Your child's name.
2. How will your child go home?
3. What kind of lunch is your child going to have; home or school lunch?
4. Your name and a phone number where you may be reached at.
5. Any concerns you may have.

HERE ARE SOME HELPFUL REMINDERS to help you the first week:
1.  Please visit the Parent Portal at
Here you can:
- Sign up for the electronic grade book.
- Sign up for a school lunch account.  
- Sign up for volunteer clearance.

2. You may find the Parent Handbook in the school's website.
Please click on the link below to reference this handbook.

3.  The class supply list may be found on the "Supply List" tab on this website.
You may bring these supplies, if you wish, on the first day of class. 

4.  During the first week of school, your child will be bringing important information home for you to review.  Please check their book bag for these items.  These must be reviewed, filled out, signed and returned.

a. Student Handbook receipt
b. Media Consent Form
c. Lunch application (Optional)
d. Classroom Discipline Plan
e. Student Information Sheet (a total of 2)
f.  Home Learning Policy
g. Emergency Contact Cards (a total of 2)
h. Code of Student Conduct
i. Special Area forms (Music, Art, PE)

5. In order to keep up with our class news and updates, please sign-up for notifications in the "NEWSFLASH" tab in this website. 

6.  If your child uses an EPI Pen or any other medication, please visit our school office, in order to pick up the documentation that your child's doctor must fill out.  Please keep in mind that these documents MUST be updated EVERY SCHOOL YEAR.  


REVISED~ Uniform Sale Date
Monday, August 17th ~ 9:00 AM-3:00 PM~ Main Campus- Elementary Café
The PTSA will be selling uniforms and school spirit items (book bags, pencil cases, lunch boxes, and ‘paw-some school supplies. This is the LAST sale before school begins:
REVISED~ Orientations:
Monday, August 17th ~ Main Campus- MLC Café
Pre-K-2nd Grade~ 9:00 AM
3rd-5th Grade~ 11:00 AM
6th-8th Grade~ 1:00 PM
REVISED~ Aftercare Registration:
Monday, August 17th ~ Main Campus- Main Office
9:00 AM-3:00 PM

Enjoy the rest of your summer and we look forward to seeing you soon!

Mrs. Bauza and Mrs. Toledo