Leah Konikowski - 2nd Grade Teacher

  •     Back to School


    Feel free to contact me anytime at lkonikowski@rtnj.org


    I will be using Class Dojo to communicate with you on a regular basis. The name of our clasroom is "We've Got Grit".

    Please email me if you need directions for linking up to this app.


    This year our whole school will continue to learn about The 7 Habits of Happy Kids and apply the habits to daily life.  We will use this book in class to discuss the character building habits. 

    7 Habits of Happy Kids by Sean Covey


    Weekly Specials:

    2:10 - 3:10 Daily

    Monday = Physical Education

    Tuesday = Art

    Wednesday = Music

    Thursday = Physical Education

    Friday = Library

    We will set aside time for a snack in the afternoon after specials.  Please send in one simple, healthy nut free snack to enjoy.



    Math Websites for Fact Practice and Problem Solving 

    Our new website for math fact practice and skill reinforcement: www.mobymax.com. Your child has been provided a username and password.  Look for it in his or her binder this week.

    http://www.mathplayground.com/ - A variety of games and activities


     https://www.khanacademy.org- This is a free site with an abundance of videos relating to math, science, technology and history.  It includes videos (lecture style) and practice questions.  You can work through grade level concepts or practice below or above grade level.


    Websites for typing practice:




     For Parents: 

    Roadmap to the Common Core: http://www.cgcs.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=244


    This site will help inform you of our relatively new standards and give tips for how you can support your child at home.

    Here is a link to a Word Document if you are interested in viewing the Grade 2 Standards Grade 2 Language Arts Standards



    **If ordering from Scholastic Book Clubs on-line, here is the Class Activation Code you will need to order:  DWVYM







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